BlackRock Real Assets has reached an agreement with Equitix Investment Management on the sale of five operating wind farms and one operating solar project (the “Portfolio”) located across the UK. This marks the fourth realization in the past 3 months for BlackRock’s Renewable Power platform and the latest addition to Equitix’s significant capabilities in the […]
The three ground-mounted PV projects submitted by RES to the fourth call for tender by the Energy Regulation Commission (AO CRE4) in France were all successful. The Loudia project, in the Côtes-d’Armor county (department 22), for an installed capacity of 5 MWp. This project, the result of a tender initiated by the municipality in 2010, […]
Mr Kari Kautinen, Senior Vice President, Solar & Wind Development and M&A has decided to leave Fortum. It has been mutually agreed that Mr Kautinen will continue his duties until the end of September 2018. Mr Kautinen joined Fortum in 1998 and has been a member of the Fortum Executive Management since 2014. Prior to […]
The Enel Group’s global renewable energies division Enel Green Power (EGP) started the construction of the 34 MW1 Ngonye solar PV plant, which is the Group’s first power plant in Zambia. The PV facility, which is located in Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone in the country’s south, is part of the World Bank Group’s Scaling […]
RES Selected for CPS Energy and Southwest Research Institute Co-Located Solar & Energy Storage System.
Renewable Energy Systems (RES), a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in the Americas is pleased to announce the company has been selected by CPS Energy to construct an innovative solar and energy storage project to be located at 9800 W. Commerce in San Antonio, Texas. […]
Lendahand Ethex becomes first online ethical platform investors to track social and environmental benefits.
Lendahand Ethex, a joint venture between two of Europe’s leading online impact investing platforms, has today announced that its Energise Africa investors will be able to track the social and environmental impact of their investments via a first of its kind portfolio impact tracking tool. The new portfolio impact tracking tool enables investors in all […]
The French Ministry for Ecological and Solidary Transition (Ministère de la Transitionécologique et solidaire) has announced it has 103 utility-scale solar projects with a combined capacity of 720 MW in the frame of the fourth of a series of six tenders for solar projects ranging in size from 500 kW to 17 MW. The government […]
Albania has called for bids to build the Adriatic country’s first solar power station, telling investors it would favor whoever committed to ramping up capacity and selling power more cheaply to its distributor.. With more than 90 percent of Albania’s power being produced from hydropower and a newly built power plant not functioning, the Socialist […]
There is a potential for solar power of up to five megawatts in total at Vattenfall’s pumped storage plants in Germany, and the first project has now been launched at the pumped storage plant in Geesthacht near Hamburg. Vattenfall is further expanding its solar electricity generation and is currently checking the extent to which areas […]
DIF Infrastructure III is pleased to announce that it has signed and closed the sale of a 100% stake in the Islip and Springhill solar plants to Greencoat Solar Assets II Limited. Islip and Springhill are two 5MW solar plants located in UK. Both plants have been operational since 2011 and were acquired by DIF […]