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NextEnergy Solar Fund partners with Zestec for commercial rooftop solar rollout

NextEnergy Solar Fund partners with Zestec for commercial rooftop solar rollout

🕔Feb 12, 2019

NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) has announced that it has entered into a partnership with Zestec Asset Management Limited for the future acquisition of operating solar plants to be installed on commercial properties.

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EIB approves EUR25 million for German solar-storage provider

EIB approves EUR25 million for German solar-storage provider

🕔Feb 12, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved EUR25 million (US$28.5 million) financing for Sonnen GmbH,  a German producer of high-tech battery storage systems for private households and small businesses for use in combination with a solar photovoltaic installations.

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Yellow Door Energy raises US$65 million to expand distributed solar in Middle East and Africa

Yellow Door Energy raises US$65 million to expand distributed solar in Middle East and Africa

🕔Feb 12, 2019

Yellow Door Energy, a UAE-based solar developer, has announced that it has raised US$65 million in Series A financing to scale its investments in solar energy and energy efficiency solutions in the Middle East and Africa. This is one of the Middle East’s largest private placements in distributed solar.

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Cubico Sustainable Investments agrees to acquire 580 MW solar portfolio in the USA

Cubico Sustainable Investments agrees to acquire 580 MW solar portfolio in the USA

🕔Feb 11, 2019

Cubico Sustainable Investments has announced that it has agreed to acquire five solar projects totalling 580 MW from Cypress Creek Renewables, located in South Carolina, North Carolina and Texas.

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Audax Renovables signs PPA for 700 MW solar projects in Spain and Portugal

Audax Renovables signs PPA for 700 MW solar projects in Spain and Portugal

🕔Feb 11, 2019

Audax Renovables S.A. has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with WElink Investment Holdings for photovoltaic solar installations developed by WElink Group in Spain and Portugal, with a total installed capacity of up to 708 MW.

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BayWa r.e. to manage 60 MW solar projects for Octopus Investments

BayWa r.e. to manage 60 MW solar projects for Octopus Investments

🕔Jan 30, 2019

BayWa r.e. has announced that it has secured a contract for the operations and maintenance (O&M) of thirteen UK solar farms on behalf of Octopus Investments.

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Google signs first renewable PPA in Asia

Google signs first renewable PPA in Asia

🕔Jan 30, 2019

Google has announced that it has signed a long-term agreement to purchase the output of a 10 MW solar array in Tainan City, Taiwan. This represents the company's first corporate purchase of renewable energy in Asia. The solar array is part of a larger solar farm.

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innogy to acquire 50 MW solar projects in Germany from Primus Group

innogy to acquire 50 MW solar projects in Germany from Primus Group

🕔Jan 30, 2019

innogy SE has announced that it has signed an agreement with Primus Group to acquire a solar portfolio with a total capacity of over 50 MWp. The portfolio consists of six solar parks in different stages of development in Thuringia, central Germany, and Bavaria, southern Germany.

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IPPToday #341: Google to purchase 413 MW solar power for new data centres in the USA

IPPToday #341: Google to purchase 413 MW solar power for new data centres in the USA

🕔Jan 22, 2019

Google has announced that it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for 413 MW solar power to be generated by several new photovoltaic power plants in the region, comprising 1.6 million solar panels.

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Axpo to purchase 300 MW solar power from European Energy in Italy

Axpo to purchase 300 MW solar power from European Energy in Italy

🕔Jan 16, 2019

Danish developer European Energy has announced that it has entered a long-term framework agreement for the sale of electricity with Swiss utility Axpo. The agreement covers power generated by future European Energy-owned industrial solar PV farms in Italy with a combined capacity up to 300 MW.

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Cepsa and Masdar partner to develop renewables in Spain and Portugal

Cepsa and Masdar partner to develop renewables in Spain and Portugal

🕔Jan 16, 2019

Spanish oil and gas company Cepsa has announced that it has signed a Partnership Agreement with Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) to grow the renewables portfolios of both companies in Spain and Portugal.

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IPPToday #337: US$320 million financing secured for 330 MW solar project in Australia

IPPToday #337: US$320 million financing secured for 330 MW solar project in Australia

🕔Jan 15, 2019

Edify Energy has announced that it has arranged more than AUD450 million (US$316.9 million) to finance the 333 MWDC (275 MWAC) Darlington Point Solar Farm, set to be the largest solar power station in Australia, in partnership with Octopus Investments.

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World Bank signs US$100 million financing to support solar energy in Pakistan

World Bank signs US$100 million financing to support solar energy in Pakistan

🕔Jan 10, 2019

The World Bank has signed a financing agreement worth US$100 million to support the deployment of solar power in Sindh, a province in the south-east of Pakistan, spanning three market segments: utility scale, distributed generation, and at the household level.

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Siemens to supply generators for 700 MW CSP project in Dubai

Siemens to supply generators for 700 MW CSP project in Dubai

🕔Jan 9, 2019

Siemens has announced that it has been selected to provide four steam turbine generator sets and auxiliary equipment for a 700 MW concentrated solar power (CSP) project in Dubai. The facility will be the largest single-site CSP plant in the world and comprises phase four of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.

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Gulf Energy acquires additional stake in 50 MW solar project in Vietnam

Gulf Energy acquires additional stake in 50 MW solar project in Vietnam

🕔Jan 9, 2019

Gulf Energy Development Public Company Limited has announced that its subsidiary has entered into a share purchase agreement and shareholder agreement with a subsidiary of Thanh Thanh Cong Group (TTC Group) to acquire an additional stake in the TTCIZ-02 solar project.

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BayWa sells 175 MW solar project in Spain to MEAG

BayWa sells 175 MW solar project in Spain to MEAG

🕔Jan 9, 2019

BayWa AG has announced that its renewables subsidiary, BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH, has sold the Don Rodrigo solar park, located in southern Spain, to a client of MEAG, the asset manager of Munich Re and ERGO.

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Apex Clean Energy acquires 440 MW solar portfolio in Virginia

Apex Clean Energy acquires 440 MW solar portfolio in Virginia

🕔Jan 9, 2019

Apex Clean Energy has announced the purchase of 442.5 MW of solar projects located across the eastern US state of Virginia from renewable energy developer SolUnesco.

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Sonnedix completes acquisition of 18 MW Chilean solar portfolio from Canadian Solar

Sonnedix completes acquisition of 18 MW Chilean solar portfolio from Canadian Solar

🕔Jan 9, 2019

Canadian Solar Inc. has announced it has completed the sale of an 18 MWp portfolio of solar power projects in Chile to Sonnedix.

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EDF Solar secures offtaker for 120 MW solar projects in Spain and Portugal

EDF Solar secures offtaker for 120 MW solar projects in Spain and Portugal

🕔Jan 8, 2019

Spanish green energy company Holaluz has announced that it has signed a three-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with developer EDF Solar for 120 MW of solar power to be installed across Spain and Portugal.

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Sao Mai Group to cooperate with HD Bank on 210 MW solar project in Vietnam

Sao Mai Group to cooperate with HD Bank on 210 MW solar project in Vietnam

🕔Jan 8, 2019

Sao Mai Group has announced that it has signed a cooperation agreement with HD Bank for the Sao Mai Solar PV1 project, which involves the installation of up to 210 MW photovoltaic capacity in An Hao commune, Tri Ton district, An Giang province.

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