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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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Bid submitted for Hamilton Biosolids project

Bid submitted for Hamilton Biosolids project

🕔Nov 30, 2016

The Hamilton Water Division within the Public Works Department at the City of Hamilton (Canada) has announced that bids for the Hamilton Biosolids PPP Project have been submitted.

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Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund II closes at US$2.8 billion

Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund II closes at US$2.8 billion

🕔Nov 15, 2016

The Carlyle Group, Global alternative asset manager, has announced that it has raised US$2.8 billion for energy credit investments. 

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Duke Energy launches RFP for 750 MW of renewable projects

Duke Energy launches RFP for 750 MW of renewable projects

🕔Nov 4, 2016

Furthering efforts to provide renewable energy to customers, Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC) has issued a request for 750,000 MWh of energy located in North Carolina (US).

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Rosneft and investment consortium led by Trafigura sign agreements to acquire 98% in Essar Oil

Rosneft and investment consortium led by Trafigura sign agreements to acquire 98% in Essar Oil

🕔Oct 25, 2016

Rosneft and a consortium of Trafigura and United Capital Partners have signed agreements to acquire 98% in Essar Oil Limited (EOL).

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BPM finances two biogas plants owned by Fri-El Group

BPM finances two biogas plants owned by Fri-El Group

🕔Oct 14, 2016

Banca Popolare di Milano (BPM), Italy’s second largest co-operative bank, has financed two biogas plants owned by Fri-El Group, an Italian electrical energy producer from renewable sources.

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REG completes upgrade of Danville Biorefinery

REG completes upgrade of Danville Biorefinery

🕔Oct 11, 2016

Renewable Energy Group (REG) has marked the completion of US$34.5 million in upgrades and enhancements of its Danville biorefinery in Illinois (U.S.).

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GIP’s Capital Solutions Fund announces loan Investment in Heorot Power LLC

GIP’s Capital Solutions Fund announces loan Investment in Heorot Power LLC

🕔Oct 5, 2016

Global Infrastructure Partners Capital Solutions Fund (GIP CAPS) has announced the purchase of US$125 million of an aggregate US$135 million secured term loan investment in a 453 MW portfolio of power generation assets owned by Heorot Power LLC.

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