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CIP achieves third close for fund III

CIP achieves third close for fund III

🕔Jul 18, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III has reached its third close with total commitments reaching €1.9 billion (US$2.2 billion), after only 4 months of fundraising.

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Denmark's Anaes Power Station can phase out coal

Denmark's Anaes Power Station can phase out coal

🕔Jul 17, 2017

With a new 20-year agreement recently concluded between Novo Nordisk, Novozymes, Kalundborg Forsyning and DONG Energy, a sustainable alternative has been found to Denmark's largest coal-fired power station unit, enabling a complete phase-out of coal in a DKK 1.2 billion ($180 million) development.

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Everbright secures biomass electricity and heat cogeneration project

Everbright secures biomass electricity and heat cogeneration project

🕔Jul 4, 2017

China Everbright Greentech Limited has announced that it has secured Wendeng Biomass Electricity and Heat Cogeneration Project.
 

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14 winners for France’s Biomass power tender

14 winners for France’s Biomass power tender

🕔Apr 11, 2017

Ségolène Royal, France's Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, launched in February 2016 a first call for tender for the biomass/biogas sectors over a period of three years in order to give legibility to the industrialists resulting this into the designation of 14 winning projects.

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ENGIE signs US$1.25 B of PV and biomass agreements in Indonesia

ENGIE signs US$1.25 B of PV and biomass agreements in Indonesia

🕔Apr 7, 2017

ENGIE Group has signed three partnership agreements in Jakarta to develop, co-finance, build, operate and maintain microgrid and other renewable energy projects in various parts of Indonesia, for a total value of US$1.25 billion over the next five years.

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EIB mulls providing financing for biomass and waste gasification project in Thouars

EIB mulls providing financing for biomass and waste gasification project in Thouars

🕔Mar 27, 2017

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is assessing a loan of €20 million (US$21.6 million) to support a biomass and waste gasification project in France.

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EIB and Eiffel Investment Group launch new renewable fund

EIB and Eiffel Investment Group launch new renewable fund

🕔Mar 27, 2017

Eiffel Investment Group and European Investment Bank (EIB) have announced the launch of the Eiffel Energy Transition fund with the support of a number of leading institutional investors.

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Everbright secures several greentech PPP projects

Everbright secures several greentech PPP projects

🕔Mar 7, 2017

China Everbright International Limited has announced that it has recently secured three greentech projects, including the Henan Sheqi Integrated Biomass and Waste-to-Energy Projects and the Jiangsu Lianshui Biomass Electricity and Heat Cogeneration Project, with a total investment of CNY857 million (US$124 million).

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Bird Construction selected as preferred bidder for Hamilton Biosolids Project

Bird Construction selected as preferred bidder for Hamilton Biosolids Project

🕔Feb 9, 2017

Harbour City Solutions consortium has been selected as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, operate and maintain, a biosolids management project for the City of Hamilton, Ontario (Canada).

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Infravia and Eurazeo join forces to expand solar division of Fonroche

Infravia and Eurazeo join forces to expand solar division of Fonroche

🕔Feb 6, 2017

The shareholders of Fonroche, a key player in the renewable energy sector, have announced the spin-off of the company’s businesses into two separate groups.

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Argentina signs first contracts from RenovAr 1

Argentina signs first contracts from RenovAr 1

🕔Jan 18, 2017

Argentina's Ministry of Mines and Energy has signed the contracts with seven developers, for 315 MW of the 1,142 MW awarded in the first round of its renewable energy auction, RenovAr 1.

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Spain opens public consultation for 3 GW renewables tender

Spain opens public consultation for 3 GW renewables tender

🕔Jan 5, 2017

Spain's Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism has opened a public consultation for a proposal for 3GW auction for new renewable energy capacity in the country.

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Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) provides loan for 170-MW bio heating plant in Finland

Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) provides loan for 170-MW bio heating plant in Finland

🕔Jan 4, 2017

NIB has signed a 15-year loan with the Finnish utility Lahti Energia for the construction of the new bio fuelled heating plant Kymijärvi III.

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Everbright International signs three new waste and biomass PPP projects

Everbright International signs three new waste and biomass PPP projects

🕔Jan 3, 2017

China Everbright International Limited has recently secured three environmental protection projects, including Changzhou Xinbei Waste-to-energy project Phase II in Jiangsu Province, Guixi Biomass Cogeneration projects in Jiangxi Province, and Zibo Hazardous Waste Incineration project in Shandong Province, which amount to a total investment of approximately CNY856 million (US$123 million)

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Spain to hold 3-GW renewable energy auction in the first half of 2017

Spain to hold 3-GW renewable energy auction in the first half of 2017

🕔Dec 28, 2016

Spain's Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism has announced that the country is to hold a 3-GW renewable energy auction in the first half of 2017.

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EIB finances CHP plant in Lithuania

EIB finances CHP plant in Lithuania

🕔Dec 21, 2016

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €190 million (US$197 million) loan agreement with Lietuvos Energija for the greenfield construction of new combined-heat-and-power (CHP) plants in Vilnius.

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Financing signed for Rwanda peat-to-power plant

Financing signed for Rwanda peat-to-power plant

🕔Dec 16, 2016

A US$350 million deal has been signed to finance an 80 MW peat-to-power project in Rwanda which aims to increase access to electricity for the three quarters of the country’s population that is currently off the grid.

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Everbright International Secures a biomass project and a waste-to-energy project

Everbright International Secures a biomass project and a waste-to-energy project

🕔Dec 14, 2016

China Everbright International Limited has announced that it has secured the Henan Puyang Biomass Electricity and Heat Cogeneration Project and the Sichuan Zhongjiang Integrated Biomass and Waste-to-energy Project.

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Natural Chem Group acquires ethanol plant of Abengoa Bioenergy in New Mexico

Natural Chem Group acquires ethanol plant of Abengoa Bioenergy in New Mexico

🕔Dec 13, 2016

Natural Chem Group (NCG) has acquired Abengoa's ethanol plant in Portales, New Mexico. The plant was acquired through a competitive bidding process.

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Iona acquires 1.8 MW Anaerobic Digestion plant located near Silloth, Cumbria

Iona acquires 1.8 MW Anaerobic Digestion plant located near Silloth, Cumbria

🕔Dec 2, 2016

Iona has acquired Dryholme Biogas, a 1.8 MW Anaerobic Digestion plant located near Silloth, Cumbria. The plant is accredited under the Government’s Feed in Tariff scheme and has been processing by-products from a local dairy alongside agricultural feedstocks.

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