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EIB approves loan for biomass project in Spain

EIB approves loan for biomass project in Spain

🕔Apr 19, 2018

Greenalia has announced the European Investment Bank has approved a senior loan up to EUR60 million (US$ 74million) for a 50 MW biomass power project that it is developing in Spain.

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Financial close for 25 MW biomass project in South Africa

Financial close for 25 MW biomass project in South Africa

🕔Apr 18, 2018

Sappi and Fusion Energy have reached financial close on the 25 MW Ngodwana Energy Biomass Project, the first biomass project procured under South Africa's Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP).

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Evergaz and Meridiam to develop 30 biogas plants in Europe

Evergaz and Meridiam to develop 30 biogas plants in Europe

🕔Apr 16, 2018

Evergaz has partnered with Meridiam Transition, a fund dedicated to the ecological transition in European infrastructures, to develop, own and operate thirty biogas plants in Europe by 2020.

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ADB finances biomass project in Thailand

ADB finances biomass project in Thailand

🕔Mar 21, 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has enabled the financial close of a biomass power project in southern Thailand, by providing a loan equivalent of up to THB1.109 billion (US$35 million) to the project owner, Gulf Chana Green Company

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RFP issued for 100 MW renewable projects in Portland

RFP issued for 100 MW renewable projects in Portland

🕔Mar 6, 2018

Portland General Electric Company has issued a draft Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking 100 MW of renewable power generating resources. PGE supplies electricity within 4,000 square mile service territory in north-west Oregon, USA.

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ADB announces US$235 million for renewable projects in South-East Asia

ADB announces US$235 million for renewable projects in South-East Asia

🕔Feb 27, 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a loan equivalent of up with US$235 million to B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited, one of the largest power producers in Thailand, to develop and enhance renewable energy capacity in member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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Connecticut launches RFP for clean energy projects

Connecticut launches RFP for clean energy projects

🕔Feb 9, 2018

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) of Connecticut has announced is seeking proposals from developers of qualified offshore wind, fuel cell, and anaerobic digestion Class I resources for projects to be located anywhere in New England, a region comprising six states of the northeastern United States.

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EBRD provides US$15 million for 4 biogas CHP plants in Belarus

EBRD provides US$15 million for 4 biogas CHP plants in Belarus

🕔Jan 29, 2018

The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced that it is financing the construction of four biogas combined heat and power plants in Belarus. The bank is loaning up to US$15 million to three special purpose companies owned by the Lithuanian UAB Modus Group.

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European Commission backs 88 MW CHP project in Vilnius

European Commission backs 88 MW CHP project in Vilnius

🕔Jan 26, 2018

The European Commission's Cohesion Fund has granted funding for a combined heat and power (CHP) project in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, in the south-east of the country. The project is being developed by Lietuvos Energija, who expect the CHP plant to produce 87.6 MW of electricity and 227 MW of heat.

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Foresight acquires Anaerobic Digestion plants and composting assets in the UK

Foresight acquires Anaerobic Digestion plants and composting assets in the UK

🕔Jan 15, 2018

Foresight Group LLP has announced the completion of the acquisition of an operational portfolio of two large scale Anaerobic Digestion (AD) plants and seven composting assets for an undisclosed sum. The sites are located across East Anglia and the East Midlands regions of the UK.

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EBRD provides EUR25 million loan for 10 MW for biogas plant in Ukraine

EBRD provides EUR25 million loan for 10 MW for biogas plant in Ukraine

🕔Jan 5, 2018

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided a senior loan of EUR25 million (US$ 30,10 million) to PJSC Myronivsky Hliboproduct (MHP) for the construction and operation of a 10 MW biogas plant in Ukraine.

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Statkraft and Södra to build advanced biofuel pilot plant in Norway

Statkraft and Södra to build advanced biofuel pilot plant in Norway

🕔Dec 19, 2017

Statkraft and Södra have announced that they are going to build a biofuel plant in Norway, through their joint venture Silva Green Fuel AS (Statkraft 51%, Södra 49%). The plant will produce advanced (second generation) biofuel from forest feedstock.

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Cory unveils plans for second London EfW plant

Cory unveils plans for second London EfW plant

🕔Dec 6, 2017

Cory Riverside Energy has revealed ambitious plans to build an integrated, low-carbon energy park at its site in Belvedere, south-east London.

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Ence Energía's €220 million refinancing loan gets S&P green evaluation

Ence Energía's €220 million refinancing loan gets S&P green evaluation

🕔Nov 30, 2017

Ence Energía is seeking to restructure its debt through a €220 million (US$261,40 million) facility which will expand its biomass power generation business.

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Brazil sets bidding caps for Dec 18 tender

Brazil sets bidding caps for Dec 18 tender

🕔Nov 20, 2017

The National Electric Energy Regulator (Aneel) has been authorized by The Brazilian Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) to hold two auctions for new power generation projects to be held on December 18, 2017.

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IPPToday #101: ContourGlobal enters exclusivity for Mexican cogen assets

IPPToday #101: ContourGlobal enters exclusivity for Mexican cogen assets

🕔Nov 17, 2017

Alpek and ContourGlobal have entered into a 60-day exclusivity period to conduct confirmatory due diligence and negotiate final agreements in relation to ContourGlobal’s potential acquisition of Alpek’s cogeneration power plants in Cosoleacaque and Altamira, Mexico.

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25.2 MW Italian biomass plant raises project financing

25.2 MW Italian biomass plant raises project financing

🕔Nov 17, 2017

Banca IMI as Agent Bank, Mediocredito Italiano S.p.A., UBI Banca S.p.A. and Cassa dei Risparmi di Forlì e della Romagna S.p.A. has provided€60 million (US$ 70,37 million) project financing for a 25.2 MW biomass plant located in Sant’Agata di Puglia Municipality in Foggia, Apulia Region, Italy.

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Starwood closes Gainesville biomass sale

Starwood closes Gainesville biomass sale

🕔Nov 10, 2017

The sale of the Gainesville Renewable Energy Center biomass plant in Florida has been closed by consortium led by private equity fund manager Starwood Energy Group Global to the City of Gainesville for US$750 million.

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Iona Capital announces the first close of  Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3

Iona Capital announces the first close of Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3

🕔Nov 8, 2017

Iona Capital has announced the first close of the Iona Environmental Infrastructure LP 3, a £250 million 15 year limited life pooled investment vehicle.

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CIP refinances two biomass power plants in the UK

CIP refinances two biomass power plants in the UK

🕔Oct 30, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has completed the refinancing of its interest in two biomass power plants in the UK on behalf of the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure I K/S (CI I). 

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