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Renova cancels 188 MW of wind projects in Brazil

Renova cancels 188 MW of wind projects in Brazil

🕔May 25, 2017

Brazil's renewable power generation company Renova Energia SA has announced it has canceled 188.2  MW of wind projects in Brazil.

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Luxcara expands its wind portfolio in Norway by 263 MW

Luxcara expands its wind portfolio in Norway by 263 MW

🕔May 25, 2017

LUXCARA, the German renewable energy asset manager, has acquired a sizeable portfolio of wind turbines in southern Norway. The wind farms are located in the Bjerkreim region and will provide a total capacity of 262.8 MW.

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Meridiam, Caisse des Dépôts invest in French floating wind farm

Meridiam, Caisse des Dépôts invest in French floating wind farm

🕔May 24, 2017

The Caisse des Dépôts and MERIDIAM have signed their investment in the project company "Groix & Belle-Île floating wind turbines", a major milestone for the development of the French wind farm project.

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Terra Firma exits Infinis

Terra Firma exits Infinis

🕔May 24, 2017

Terra Firma has announced the completion of the sale of the Infinis Group’s onshore wind assets to institutional investors advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

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Germany's first onshore wind tender awards 807 MW

Germany's first onshore wind tender awards 807 MW

🕔May 24, 2017

The Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagetur) has announced that it has accepted a total of 70 successful bids for the development of onshore wind energy projects totalling 807 MW.

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Quinbrook acquires developer of 1,600 MW Portfolio of US wind power projects

Quinbrook acquires developer of 1,600 MW Portfolio of US wind power projects

🕔May 23, 2017

Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners, a global investment manager specializing in lower carbon and renewable energy infrastructure assets, has acquired Scout Clean Energy, a Colorado-based developer and operator of U.S. wind power projects.

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Forestalia selects GE to provide 1,200 MW of wind power in Spanish 3GW auction

Forestalia selects GE to provide 1,200 MW of wind power in Spanish 3GW auction

🕔May 23, 2017

The Forestalia Group, through the Sociedad Aragonesa Transeuropea de Energías Renovables, has been awarded a contract by Spain’s Ministry of Energy, Tourism and Digital Agenda to develop a 1,200 MW wind farm in Aragón.

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Enel/Endesa awarded 540 MW of wind capacity in Spanish 3GW auction

Enel/Endesa awarded 540 MW of wind capacity in Spanish 3GW auction

🕔May 22, 2017

Enel, acting through its Spanish subsidiary Endesa’s renewable company Enel Green Power España (EGPE), has been awarded 540 MW of wind power capacity in Spain, following the tender for 3,000 MW of renewable energies.

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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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Dong Energy inaugurates Burbo Bank Extension

Dong Energy inaugurates Burbo Bank Extension

🕔May 18, 2017

DONG Energy has announced that Burbo Bank Extension offshore wind farm has been inaugurated in Liverpool (UK).

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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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Avangrid acquires major stake in Massachusetts offshore wind project

Avangrid acquires major stake in Massachusetts offshore wind project

🕔May 18, 2017

Avangrid Renewables and Vineyard Wind have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a large scale wind energy project off the coast of Massachusetts.

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Belltown Power closes £47 MM wind refinancing

Belltown Power closes £47 MM wind refinancing

🕔May 18, 2017

Belltown Power has announced that it has concluded the refinancing of Tirgwynt wind farm with senior debt provided by Barclays.

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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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IFC supports largest wind power plant in Pakistan

IFC supports largest wind power plant in Pakistan

🕔May 17, 2017

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing US$66 million, and mobilizing a further US$172 million, in a landmark transaction to help build Pakistan’s largest wind power farm, to address severe energy shortages and boost the development of renewable energy. 
 

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Actis wind platform acquires two wind farms in Brazil

Actis wind platform acquires two wind farms in Brazil

🕔May 17, 2017

Actis has announced that its wind platform Echoenergia has acquired 100% of two operating wind farms in the North East of Brazil, from Brazilian premier wind developer Casa dos Ventos. The two wind farms, with contracted 20-year PPAs, total 346MW.

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EnBW speeds up offshore wind project

EnBW speeds up offshore wind project

🕔May 16, 2017

EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG has given the green light for the 112 MW EnBW Albatros offshore wind farm and  has approved the final decisions taken regarding construction and investment.

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CIP acquires 1.5GW wind farms in Taiwan

CIP acquires 1.5GW wind farms in Taiwan

🕔May 16, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) through the funds Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S (CI II) and Copenhagen Infrastructure III K/S (CI III) has acquired 3 offshore wind sites under development in Taiwan.

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Trianel Borkum II offshore wind farm achieves the financial closure

Trianel Borkum II offshore wind farm achieves the financial closure

🕔May 15, 2017

The Trianel Windpark Borkum II (TWBII) offshore wind farm project in the German North Sea has achieved financial close.

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Maryland approves 368 MW of offshore wind projects

Maryland approves 368 MW of offshore wind projects

🕔May 12, 2017

In a decision that will position Maryland as a national leader in offshore wind energy, the Maryland Public Service Commission has awarded offshore wind renewable energy credits (ORECs) to two projects to be built off the coast of Maryland.

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