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Green IPP Building Energy raises €70 M

Green IPP Building Energy raises €70 M

🕔Jul 24, 2017

Building Energy 1 Holdings plc (Building Energy), a global, vertically integrated, renewables-focused independent power producer will receive around €70 million (US$81 million) from ZZ Capital International Ltd (ZZCI) and Zhongzhi Capital (ZZC). The investment was structured through the subscription for mandatorily convertible bonds and equity interests.

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IPPToday #19: EIB backs EUR 4.3bn of energy investments

IPPToday #19: EIB backs EUR 4.3bn of energy investments

🕔Jul 19, 2017

The European Investment Bank (EIB) board has approved €4.3 billion (~US$5 billlion) in financing for the development of energy projects, including renewables, in Europe and India.

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iCON Infrastructure closes new €1.2 billion fund

iCON Infrastructure closes new €1.2 billion fund

🕔Jul 14, 2017

iCON Infrastructure has announced the first and final closing of a new €1.2 billion (US$1.37 billion) fund, iCON Infrastructure Partners IV.

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BaltCap launches first infra fund

BaltCap launches first infra fund

🕔Jul 12, 2017

BaltCap, the largest private equity investor in the Baltic region, has launched BaltCap Infrastructure Fund (BIF) with the planned size of €100 million (US$114 million).

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InstarAGF closes first fund at target size

InstarAGF closes first fund at target size

🕔Jun 28, 2017

InstarAGF Asset Management and AGF Management have announced the final closing of the InstarAGF Essential Infrastructure Fund with US$740 million in aggregate equity commitments from institutional and high net worth investors from Canada, Europe, the United Kingdom and United States.

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Capital Stage acquires shares in CHORUS Clean Energy AG

Capital Stage acquires shares in CHORUS Clean Energy AG

🕔Jun 28, 2017

Capital Stage AG has announced it has acquired from an institutional investor additional 54,999 shares of CHORUS Clean Energy AG.

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EBRD agrees US$500m loan for solar projects in Egypt

EBRD agrees US$500m loan for solar projects in Egypt

🕔Jun 13, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved a US$500 million framework to finance renewable energy in Egypt.

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Oman to issue RfPs for solar, power and water projects

Oman to issue RfPs for solar, power and water projects

🕔Jun 5, 2017

Oman Power and Water Procurement (OPWP) has announced it has plans to launch a tender process to develop solar projects in the country.

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Renova sells its stake in Terraform to Brookfield

Renova sells its stake in Terraform to Brookfield

🕔May 31, 2017

Renova has signed a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Brookfield Asset Management, through Orion US Holding 1 L.P, to sell Renova’s shares in TerraForm Global.

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South Dakota buys stake in Blackstone energy fund on secondary market

South Dakota buys stake in Blackstone energy fund on secondary market

🕔May 29, 2017

South Dakota Investment Council (USA), has invested US$35 in Blackstone Energy Partners II (BEP II), an energy fund managed by Blackstone Group.

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InterGen to Sell Mexico Assets

InterGen to Sell Mexico Assets

🕔May 26, 2017

InterGen has recently announced plans to advance the sale of its business interests in Mexico. It is expected that a formal sales process will be launched shortly.

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NorthWestern Energy launches RFP for renewable projects in Montana

NorthWestern Energy launches RFP for renewable projects in Montana

🕔May 19, 2017

NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy has issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) seeking up to 45 MW of renewable generation owned by Montana residents.

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North Sky closes two clean energy funds at US$300 MM

North Sky closes two clean energy funds at US$300 MM

🕔May 19, 2017

North Sky Capital has announced the closing of two investment funds at US$300 million.

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Octopus closes a £300 million renewable energy fund

Octopus closes a £300 million renewable energy fund

🕔May 17, 2017

Octopus Investments Limited, the specialist alternatives manager has announced the successful close of the energy fund​ Renewable Energy Income Partnership at c.£300 million.

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PGE signs agreement to buy EDF Polish assets

PGE signs agreement to buy EDF Polish assets

🕔May 15, 2017

PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna SA, a company controlled by the Polish State and the main electricity producer in Poland, is to acquire all of EDF Polska assets (cogeneration and electricity generation).

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Mexico announces third power auction

Mexico announces third power auction

🕔May 11, 2017

The Secretariat of Energy (SENER) together with Mexico’s National Center for Energy Control (CENACE) have published, and expects to be concluded in November, a call for a new power auction in the country.

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EIG Global Energy Partners raises USD2 billion

EIG Global Energy Partners raises USD2 billion

🕔May 11, 2017

EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) has announced the final close of Global Private Debt Fund (GPF IV), a continuation of the firm’s platform for energy and infrastructure credit and direct lending.

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First State raises €700m for First State European Diversified Infrastructure Fund II

First State raises €700m for First State European Diversified Infrastructure Fund II

🕔May 9, 2017

First State Investments has announced its European Diversified Infrastructure Fund II completed its first fundraising series reaching its target of €700 million (US$767 million) from global institutional investors.

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Quanta subsidiary raises $750 million in first close on its debut fund

Quanta subsidiary raises $750 million in first close on its debut fund

🕔May 8, 2017

First Infrastructure Capital Advisors, a subsidiary of Quanta Services, held a US$750 million first close on its debut fund, First Infrastructure Capital.

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Oslo to purchase Hafslund ASA for €730M

Oslo to purchase Hafslund ASA for €730M

🕔May 8, 2017

Fortum and the City of Oslo have entered into an agreement to restructure their ownership in Hafslund ASA, one of the largest listed power groups in the Nordic region.

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