Germany's Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagetur) is launching a new 200 MW solar tender with a bid submission deadline of June 1.
InfraCo Africa has signed a Convertible Loan Agreement (CLA) with Access Quaint Solar Nigeria Ltd which commits InfraCo Africa (part of the Private Infrastructure Development Group) to provide US$1.25 million to co-finance the development of the Abiba Solar project through to financial close.
India’s State Government of Madhya Pradesh signed project agreements with solar power companies making Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Park a reality and helping India get closer to its 100 GW solar energy goal by 2022.
Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Plc (NBET) coordinated the signings of Nigeria’s Minister of Power Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, with solar developers Afrinegia Nigeria Limited and CT Cosmos Nigeria Limited on two put and call option agreements (PCOAs).
The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO), of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, has shortlisted qualified companies for round one of the National Renewable Energy Program (NREP).
Solar Frontier Americas, U.S. subsidiary of CIS solar energy solutions provider, Solar Frontier, has announced it has sold its 40 MW Midway II solar power plant to a subsidiary of Dominion Energy Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dominion Resources, Inc.
The Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) has issued a Request for Expressions of Interest (REOI) to initiate the first competitive procurement process as part of the Renewable Electricity Program (REP).
ExGen Renewables Holdings, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Exelon Generation Company, and John Hancock Life Insurance Company have entered into a purchase agreement, under which Hancock agreed to purchase 49% of the membership interests of ExGen Renewables Partners.
Ullico Inc. has announced the closing of its investment in a portfolio of eight solar and wind power generation projects owned by affiliates of D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) and other investors, with a further three projects anticipated to be added to the portfolio in 2017.
Enel, through a joint venture between the group’s fully-owned renewable energy subsidiary Enel Green Power S.p.A. (EGP) and Dutch Infrastructure Fund (DIF), has closed an agreement to acquire Bungala Solar One, the first 137.5 MWDC phase of the 275 MWDC Bungala Solar PV project, which is currently the largest ready-to-build solar PV project in Australia, from Bungala Solar Holding Pty Ltd., a subsidiary of Australian developer Reach Solar Energy Pty Ltd.
The World Bank Board has approved US$100 million to help India increase its power generation capacity through cleaner, renewable energy sources.
ENGIE and SOPER, respectively 59% and 41% shareholders of La Compagnie du Vent, have announced the signing of a share sales agreement by which, once the usual conditions precedent are met, La Compagnie du Vent will be a wholly-owned subsidiary of ENGIE.
First Solar, Inc. has announced that it, working together with its financial and legal advisors, is reviewing alternatives for the sale of its interests in 8point3 Energy Partners.
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.
Canadian Solar Inc. has announced completion of its second green project bond placement with Goldman Sachs Japan Co., Ltd.
First Solar, Inc. has announced it has completed the sale of the cash equity interests in the 250 MWAC Moapa Southern Paiute Solar Project in Nevada to global private asset manager Capital Dynamics.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has issued a Request for Proposal to all qualified bidders for a 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power Power Plant, the fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, and is accepting submissions by May.
FRV has announced the financial close of two of the four projects awarded in the second round of Jordan’s solar independent power producer (IPP) tender.
Canadian Solar Inc. has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Canadian Solar Projects K.K. has entered into a 3-year credit agreement for JPY4 billion (US$36 million) with Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Company, Limited (SMFL), a member of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group.
Company of Electricity and Gas Engineering announced that, in late March, Algerian Energy Ministry plans to launch a tender process for the mega solar photovoltaic project of 4.025 GW.