Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III has reached its third close with total commitments reaching €1.9 billion (US$2.2 billion), after only 4 months of fundraising.
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.
The government of Jordan has launched a request for expression of interest (RFEOI) to develop a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in the vicinity of the Al Ekaider landfill.
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Jordan (MEMR) has issued a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEOI) seeking interested developers to carry out a waste-to-energy project in Irbid Governorate on build, own, operate and transfer basis.
The government of Guipuzkoa, Basque country (Spain) and Urbaser-Meridiam consortium have signed the Zubieta waste-to-energy plant PPP.
Cory Riverside Energy, one of the UK’s resource management, recycling, and energy recovery companies, has announced the completion of a £520 million (US$652 million) debt-refinancing package for its Riverside Energy from Waste (EfW) plant in Belvedere, East London.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is assessing a loan of €20 million (US$21.6 million) to support a biomass and waste gasification project in France.
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.