Sofinnova Partners, a Paris, France-based venture capital firm specialized in life sciences, held the first closing of its latest fund, Sofinnova Industrial Biotech I (Sofinnova IB I), at €106 million (US$112,7 million).
Capital Power Corporation has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the thermal power business of Veresen Inc., consisting of two gas-fired generation facilities and two waste heat assets.
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).
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed agreements with 10 commercial banks to support Dynagreen Environmental Protection Group (Dynagreen) in clean municipal waste-to-energy (WTE) projects with advanced technologies in small and medium-sized cities in the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
The government of Guipuzkoa, Basque country (Spain), has selected Urbaser-Meridiam consortium as preferred bidder for the the Zubieta waste-to-energy plant PPP. The Waste Consortium of Gipuzkoa assembly has approved the decision with 87% of the votes.
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).
Vattenfall has launched the process to sell two German waste to energy power plants, Lauta and Rüdersdorf to STEAG.
The Ministry of Public Works and Services of Mexico has launched a public tender for a thermal plant that will convert solid waste into energy for the subway network.
China Everbright International Limited has announced that, since the Group successfully won the bid for Can Tho Waste-to-energy Project in Vietnam in July, the Group has been actively communicating and negotiating with the municipal government of Can Tho, and has signed an investment agreement with the Can Tho Construction Department for the Project and obtained a project investment license issued by the municipal government.
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.
Wheelabrator Technologies has reached financial close on the new 200,000 tonnes per year North Wales waste PFI project, with construction to commence in January 2017 on the Deeside Industrial Park in Flintshire, North Wales.
Urbaser-Meridiam consortium has emerged as the frontrunner for the the Zubieta waste-to-energy plant PPP. The team has submitted the lowest bid for the project.
Albanian Ministry of Environment has awarded to the private company Integrated Technology Services the contract to build and operate a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant near the city of Fier.
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.
Viridor has announced its intention to proceed with the Energy Recovery Facility (ERF) in Avonmouth, on the outskirts of Bristol. The announcement was contained in half year results released by parent company, Pennon on 25th November.
Everbright International's Wujiang Waste-to-energy project completes construction and commences operation
China Everbright International Limited has announced that the Wujiang Waste-to-energy project in Jiangsu Province has completed construction and commenced operation.
The government of Guipuzkoa, Basque country (Spain), has announced that three consortia have submitted bids for the Zubieta waste-to-energy plant.
China Everbright International Limited has announced that it has signed a supplementary concession agreement with the Urban Appearance and Environmental Sanitation Administration Bureau of Boluo County, Guangdong Province, to invest in and construct the Boluo Waste-to-energy Project Phase II.
Lockheed Martin has signed a teaming agreement with CoGen Limited to develop waste-to-energy projects in the United Kingdom, starting with a new plant in Cardiff, Wales.
UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) has committed £28 million (US$34 million) of debt finance to a new £142 million (US$176 million) energy-from-waste (EfW) plant at Millerhill in Midlothian, near Edinburgh, Scotland. GIB joins a lending club that includes Investec, Siemens Bank and Credit Agricole.