Feasibility study funded for small hydropower project in England.

Feasibility study funded for small hydropower project in England.

The Staverton Hydro Community Benefit Society this week announced it is using a £20,000 (US$25,000) grant from the Rural Community Energy Fund to begin a feasibility study into replacing a long-closed small hydropower plant with a new 100-kW plant on the River Dart in Devon, England. Historical information indicates the original 50-kW Staverton Leat – […]

Alberta envisions 5,000 MW of new renewable capacity by 2030.

Alberta envisions 5,000 MW of new renewable capacity by 2030.

The Alberta Ministry of Environment and Parks said Sept. 14 that a firm target of 30% of the province’s electricity will come from wind, hydro and solar by 2030. To help achieve this 30 by ’30, the Government of Alberta will support 5,000 MW of additional renewable energy capacity for Albertans, the province said in […]

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company Enters into a Credit Agreement of up to $37,550,000 with Fifth Third Bank.

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company Enters into a Credit Agreement of up to $37,550,000 with Fifth Third Bank.

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC announced today that through a wholly-owned subsidiary it entered into a credit agreement of up to $37,550,000 with Fifth Third Bank to support the ongoing expansion of Greenbacker’s investments in solar operating facilities. In addition to an initial term loan of $4,300,000, the Lender has provided a revolving credit facility […]

GreenPower Announces Closing of Non-Brokered Private Placement.

GreenPower Announces Closing of Non-Brokered Private Placement.

GreenPower Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: GPV) (OTCQB: GPVRF) (the “Company“) announces that, further to its News Release of May 20, 2016, it has completed its private placement financing (the “Financing“) pursuant to which it issued 1,000,000 common shares (the “Shares“) at a price of $0.30 per Share for gross proceeds of $300,000. The Shares […]

Hannon Armstrong will release its Q1 2016 results on May 4, 2016.

Hannon Armstrong will release its Q1 2016 results on May 4, 2016.

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (“Hannon Armstrong,” “we,” or the “Company;” NYSE:  HASI), a leading provider of debt and equity financing to the efficiency, wind and solar markets, today announced that the Company will release its first quarter 2016 results after the market close on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, to be followed by a conference call […]

CDC backs Virunga Energy with $9 mln

CDC backs Virunga Energy with $9 mln

UK development finance institution, CDC Group, is backing Virunga Energy, a hydro-electric power business backed by The Virunga Foundation, a UK charity, with a 10-year loan of up to $9 million for its project to build two new plants with almost 50MW generation capacity in North Kivu, Eastern Congo. The investment is being made with funds […]

Terrawatt Initiative and Climate Bonds Form New Partnership Boost for Global Solar Financing and Investment

Terrawatt Initiative and Climate Bonds Form New Partnership Boost for Global Solar Financing and Investment

PARIS/LONDON – April 21, 2016 (Investorideas.com renewable energy stocks newswire) Terrawatt Initiative (TWI) and the Climate Bonds Initiative have formed a new partnership to help accelerate global financing of solar energy. The partnership will be announced at the Terrawatt Initiative/International Solar Alliance, “Trillion Dollar Opportunity” Roundtable in New York on April 22nd. Terrawatt Initiative was […]