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Enel and Anheuser-Busch sign 152 MW PPA

Enel and Anheuser-Busch sign 152 MW PPA

🕔Sep 20, 2017

Anheuser-Busch and Enel Green Power, have announced y that they have signed a power purchase agreement (PPA), whereby Anheuser-Busch will purchase the energy delivered to the grid and renewable electricity credits from a portion of Enel’s Thunder Ranch wind project in the amount of 152.5 MW.

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IPPToday #60: DONG Energy to develop 1.38 GW offshore wind project in UK

IPPToday #60: DONG Energy to develop 1.38 GW offshore wind project in UK

🕔Sep 19, 2017

DONG Energy has been awarded a contract to build the Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm, at the lowest-ever price for offshore wind in the UK. 

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Kimberly-Clark signs agreement with EDF and Invenergy for 225 MW of wind power

Kimberly-Clark signs agreement with EDF and Invenergy for 225 MW of wind power

🕔Sep 19, 2017

Kimberly-Clark has entered long-term power purchase agreements to take 120 MW or 78 percent of electricity to be generated by the Rock Falls Wind project being developed by EDF Renewables in northern Oklahoma and 125 MW or 42 percent of the electricity to be generated by the Santa Rita Wind Energy Center being built by Invenergy in West Texas.

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Alterra Power acquires 40 MW wind project in California

Alterra Power acquires 40 MW wind project in California

🕔Sep 19, 2017

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IPPToday #57: DONG Energy Signs LoI for big offshore wind project in British Columbia, Canada

IPPToday #57: DONG Energy Signs LoI for big offshore wind project in British Columbia, Canada

🕔Sep 14, 2017

DONG Energy and NaiKun Wind Energy Group have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) which gives DONG Energy the exclusive rights to negotiate a joint development agreement for the Haida Energy Field Offshore Wind Project in British Columbia and explore the potential for establishing a long-term partnership with Naikun Wind Energy Group

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IPPToday #55: Five companies shorlisted for large solar farm in Queensland

IPPToday #55: Five companies shorlisted for large solar farm in Queensland

🕔Sep 12, 2017

The Goverment of Queensland has shortlisted a total of 5 companies for the development of the Aldoga renewable energy project, with a projected capacity of 450 MW.

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Commission clears Centerbridge Partners and Enel JV in the Greek wind sector

Commission clears Centerbridge Partners and Enel JV in the Greek wind sector

🕔Sep 7, 2017

The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the creation of a joint venture by Centerbridge Partners, L.P. of the USA and Enel S.p.A. of Italy to build a 154 MW wind farm in Greece.  

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USTDA awards grant for 130-MW wind project in Zambia

USTDA awards grant for 130-MW wind project in Zambia

🕔Sep 6, 2017

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded a grant to Access Power, a developer, owner and operator of renewable power projects in emerging markets and its strategic partner EREN Renewable Energy a global independent power producer.

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MPC Capital secures financial closure for windpark in Mongolia

MPC Capital secures financial closure for windpark in Mongolia

🕔Sep 6, 2017

MPC Renewable Energies, a subsidiary of international investment manager MPC Capital AG, along with the project developer Ferrostaal, the Danish Climate Investment Fund (DCIF) and other project partners, has achieved financial closing for the Sainshand 55 MW onshore windpark in Mongolia, for US$120 million.

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Sembcorp takes full control of Indian renewable business

Sembcorp takes full control of Indian renewable business

🕔Sep 5, 2017

Sembcorp Utilities has entered into an agreement to acquire IDFC Private Equity Fund III (IDFC)’s remaining stake in Sembcorp Green Infra (SGI), for INR14 billion (US$218 million). With this, Sembcorp will become the sole owner of SGI. 

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IFC and IDB mulling financing KOSPO’s Jordan wind

IFC and IDB mulling financing KOSPO’s Jordan wind

🕔Sep 4, 2017

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Islamic Development Bank (IDB) are mulling financing Korean Southern Power Company’s (KOSPO) and Daelim Energy’s 51.75MW wind project in Jordan.

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True Green Capital closes third fund reaching hard cap of US$350 M

True Green Capital closes third fund reaching hard cap of US$350 M

🕔Sep 4, 2017

True Green Capital Management LLC (TGC), an institutional asset manager specializing in distributed power generation, with a current focus on commercial photovoltaic solar, announced it has closed its latest discretionary fund, True Green Capital Fund III, L.P. 

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IPPToday #50: Eskom to sign South African PPAs by the end of October

IPPToday #50: Eskom to sign South African PPAs by the end of October

🕔Sep 4, 2017

The Government of South Africa has announced that Eskom must sign the independent power producer (IPP) power purchase agreements (PPAs) by the end of October

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South Australia launches call for proposals under Renewable Technology Fund

South Australia launches call for proposals under Renewable Technology Fund

🕔Sep 1, 2017

The State Government of South Australia is calling for expressions of interest (EOI) from businesses interested in accessing a share of a AUD150 million (US$119 million) Renewable Technology Fund (RTF).

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China green-lights the creation of the worl's largest power company

China green-lights the creation of the worl's largest power company

🕔Sep 1, 2017

The Chinese government has approved the creation of the world’s largest power company. China has given green light to the merger of electricity producer China Guodian and coal company Shenhua Group.

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IPPToday #48: Saudi Arabia qualifies 25 companies for 400MW Dumat Al Jandal wind RFP

IPPToday #48: Saudi Arabia qualifies 25 companies for 400MW Dumat Al Jandal wind RFP

🕔Aug 31, 2017

The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources has released the Request for Proposals (RFP) for its first utility-scale wind power project within the National Renewable Energy Program (NREP).

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Starwood Energy sells minority interest in two Texas wind farms

Starwood Energy sells minority interest in two Texas wind farms

🕔Aug 31, 2017

Starwood Energy Group Global, a private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, has announced that it has sold 49% of its interests in the Horse Creek and Electra wind farms to Munich Re Group, advised by its group-internal asset manager MEAG.

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Belltown Power secures project financing for Tom Nan Clach wind farm

Belltown Power secures project financing for Tom Nan Clach wind farm

🕔Aug 31, 2017

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) will provide project financing for the 39.1MWTom Nan Clach CfD windfarm project in Scotland. 

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Renova sells 605 MW Umburanas wind complex to Engie

Renova sells 605 MW Umburanas wind complex to Engie

🕔Aug 30, 2017

Renova Energia S.A. has signed an agreement to sell its rights and obligations related to the 605-MW Umburanas wind farm complex project in Brazil’s Bahia state to Engie Brasil Energia S.A. 

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Cubico completes refinancing of Uruguayan Wind Farm

Cubico completes refinancing of Uruguayan Wind Farm

🕔Aug 30, 2017

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