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Marubeni and Jinko achieve financial close on the Sweihan solar project

Marubeni and Jinko achieve financial close on the Sweihan solar project

🕔May 25, 2017

JinkoSolar Holding Co and Marubeni have reached the financial closure for their 1777-MW Sweihan Solar PV Independent Power Project located in Abu Dhabi.

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Vortex platform completes acquisition of TerraForm’s 365 MW UK solar portfolio

Vortex platform completes acquisition of TerraForm’s 365 MW UK solar portfolio

🕔May 23, 2017

EFG Hermes has announced that Vortex, the European renewable energy platform managed by its private equity division, reached financial close today on its 100% acquisition of a 365 MW portfolio of 24 operational solar assets in the UK from TerraForm Power.

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Vietnamese province green-lights 30 MW solar plant

Vietnamese province green-lights 30 MW solar plant

🕔May 22, 2017

Vietnam's north-central province of Thanh Hoa is set to build a new 30 MW solar energy plant financed entirely by domestic sources with total investment of VND800 billion (US$35 million).

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Novatus Energy acquires 156-MW Comanche Solar project

Novatus Energy acquires 156-MW Comanche Solar project

🕔May 22, 2017

Novatus Energy, a North American renewable energy company, has announced the acquisition of the 156 MW Comanche photovoltaic solar project in Pueblo County, CO from SunEdison LLC and Wells Fargo.

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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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ADB issues green bond to support renewable energy in India

ADB issues green bond to support renewable energy in India

🕔May 18, 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has raised INR3 billion (US$47 million), from a new issue of offshore Indian Rupee-linked bonds to help finance climate change mitigation and adaptation projects in India.

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Solarpack raises US$104 million in financing for projects in Chile and India

Solarpack raises US$104 million in financing for projects in Chile and India

🕔May 17, 2017

Solarpack has raised a total of USD$104 million for nine PV plants in Chile and India.

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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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Brazil's BNDES approves financing for 150-MW solar project

Brazil's BNDES approves financing for 150-MW solar project

🕔May 15, 2017

Brazil's National Bank for Economic and Social Development (BNDES) has approved BRL529 million  (USD 167.8 million) funding for the implementation of the Pirapora Solar Complex in Minas Gerais.

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Tenaga Nasional Berhad and EFG Hermes complete acquisition of 365 MW UK solar portfolio

Tenaga Nasional Berhad and EFG Hermes complete acquisition of 365 MW UK solar portfolio

🕔May 15, 2017

EFG Hermes and Malaysian and Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), have reached the closure on its 100% acquisition of a 365 MW portfolio of 24 operational solar assets in the United Kingdom from TerraForm Power.

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Tages Group raises €210 MM

Tages Group raises €210 MM

🕔May 12, 2017

Tages has announced the third closing of Tages Helios with an additional €55 million (US$60 million) committed to its property alternative investment fund, which focuses exclusively on the Italian photovoltaic sector.

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White Rock wind farm in New South Wales reaches FC

White Rock wind farm in New South Wales reaches FC

🕔May 12, 2017

Goldwind has announced that its northern New South Wales' solar farm, White Rock Solar Farm,  has reached financial close following the award of a grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA).

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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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Collinsville Solar farm in Queensland reaches financial close

Collinsville Solar farm in Queensland reaches financial close

🕔May 11, 2017

Queensland continues to add more renewable megawatts and more renewable jobs to its economy, with the latest milestone for the Collinsville Solar farm reaching financial close.

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Sunseap's PV project in Cambodia gets ADB financing

Sunseap's PV project in Cambodia gets ADB financing

🕔May 9, 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has backed Singapore’s Sunseap Group’s project to build Cambodia’s first large-scale solar power project under a long-term agreement with Electricité Du Cambodge (EDC).

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Canadian Solar secures financing for solar projects in Australia

Canadian Solar secures financing for solar projects in Australia

🕔May 8, 2017

Canadian Solar has announced that it has secured AUD65 million (US$50 million) of non-recourse project financing with a 5-year term for two of its solar farm power projects in Australia with the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (MUFG) and Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC).

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HSH Nordbank finances 37.9 MWp Vandel 2 solar project in Denmark

HSH Nordbank finances 37.9 MWp Vandel 2 solar project in Denmark

🕔May 5, 2017

HSH Nordbank, a German financial services provider, has announced it will finance part of the construction of a 37.9 MW PV plant in Vandel/Billund, in the Danish southern province of Jütland.

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Ross River solar project achieves financial closure

Ross River solar project achieves financial closure

🕔May 3, 2017

Palisade Investment Partners and ESCO Pacific have announced that the AUD$225 million (US$170 million) Ross River Solar Farm has reached financial close.

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Macquarie Group to buy 330 MW of solar power plants in India

Macquarie Group to buy 330 MW of solar power plants in India

🕔May 3, 2017

Hindustan Powerprojects Pvt Ltd has come to an agreement to sell 330 MW of its solar power plants in India to Macquarie Asia Infrastructure Fund.

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Canadian Solar secures financing for solar project in North Carolina

Canadian Solar secures financing for solar project in North Carolina

🕔May 2, 2017

Canadian Solar has secured financing for its 92 MWp IS-42 solar power project near Fayetteville, North Carolina (USA).

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