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Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Closes Financing for a 210 MW Solar Project in Brazil

Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Closes Financing for a 210 MW Solar Project in Brazil

From: Mercom Capital Group Lightsource bp, a solar project developer, closed R$800 million (~$148.7 million) financing for its 210 MW of Milagres Solar project in Brazil. Banco do Brasil provided R$423 million (~$78.6 ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Energy Storage Firm Moxion Secures $100 Million to Scale Production

Funding and M&A Roundup: Energy Storage Firm Moxion Secures $100 Million to Scale Production

From: Mercom Capital Group Moxion Power, a manufacturer of mobile energy storage technology, announced securing $100 million in Series B funding, led by Tamarack Global, with participation from existing investor Energy Impact ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: EV Charging Company Connected Kerb Secures $110 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: EV Charging Company Connected Kerb Secures $110 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group Connected Kerb, a London-based electric vehicle charging infrastructure specialist, announced that it had secured an investment of up to £110 million (~$110 million) from Aviva Investors, the global asset ...
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Project Finance Brief Enefit Green Acquires Solar Projects in Estonia

Project Finance Brief: Enefit Green Acquires Solar Projects in Estonia

From: Mercom Capital Group Enefit Green, an Estonian renewable energy developer, has signed an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Raabiste Pollud OU, an entity that owns 165 MW ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Fundamental Renewables Secures $400 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Fundamental Renewables Secures $400 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group Fundamental Renewables, the clean energy investment arm of Fundamental Advisors, has secured a $400 million credit facility to support its growing investment strategy in solar energy assets. The ...
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Project Finance Brief Terra-Gen Raises $959 Million for Solar Storage Projects

Project Finance Brief: Terra-Gen Raises $959 Million for Solar Storage Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Terra-Gen, an independent renewable energy provider, raised $959 million in financing for the second phase of its Edwards Sanborn solar storage project in Kern County, California. This phase of ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Tesseract Raises $78 Million in Funding

Funding and M&A Roundup: Tesseract Raises $78 Million in Funding

From: Mercom Capital Group Tesseract, a vertically integrated company that purchases energy from generators at fixed prices and then offers it to consumers, raised $78 million to buy and build selected renewable energy ...
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Project Finance Brief: Atrato Onsite Energy Acquires Solar Projects for $37 Million

Project Finance Brief: Atrato Onsite Energy Acquires Solar Projects for $37 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group Atrato Onsite Energy, an investment company, has acquired 33 MW of installed solar projects across 32 the UK from Macquarie’s Green Investment Group for £31 million ...
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Project Finance Brief: Low Carbon Raises $265 Million for 1 GW of Renewable Projects

Project Finance Brief: Low Carbon Raises $265 Million for 1 GW of Renewable Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Low Carbon, a renewable energy developer, raised a £230 million (~$265 million) senior debt facility to construct 1 GW of large-scale renewable energy projects in the ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Funding and M&A Roundup: Battery Recycling Company Ascend Elements Raises $50 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Battery Recycling Company Ascend Elements Raises $50 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group Ascend Elements, a lithium-ion battery recycling and engineered materials company, announced a strategic investment of $50 million from SK ecoplant, the environmental unit of Korean conglomerate SK Inc. The ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup RWE Acquires Poland’s Alpha Solar

Funding and M&A Roundup: RWE Acquires Poland’s Alpha Solar

From: Mercom Capital Group RWE, a German energy utility company, has acquired Alpha Solar, a Polish PV solar developer. With this transaction, RWE takes over a 3 GW solar project ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC to Supply Solar Power to Indian Army

Project Finance Brief: Monarch Closes $160 Million Funding for Texas Solar Project

From: Mercom Capital Group Monarch Private Capital, an ESG investment firm that develops, finances, and manages a diversified portfolio of projects, announced the closing of a tax equity investment of ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Pivot Energy Acquires Community Solar Project Developer

Funding and M&A Roundup: Pivot Energy Acquires Community Solar Project Developer

From: Mercom Capital Group Pivot Energy, a commercial and community solar project developer, has acquired SGC Power, a Maryland-based community solar developer. SGC Power has been involved in 2.8 GW of solar ...
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Project Finance Brief Sonnedix Completes Acquisition of 118 MW Solar Projects

Project Finance Brief: Sonnedix Completes Acquisition of 118 MW Solar Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Sonnedix, an independent power producer, has completed the acquisition of 117.8 MW of portfolio of solar PV projects from Graziella Holding and other minority sellers. All ...
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Project Finance Brief: Exus to Acquire 20 Solar Projects Totaling 1 GW in Brazil

Project Finance Brief: Exus to Acquire 20 Solar Projects Totaling 1 GW in Brazil

From: Mercom Capital Group Exus Brasil Investimentos, an asset manager of Exus Management Partners (Exus), has signed a deal to acquire 100% shares of the Riacho da Serra project in Piauí, Brazil, ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Shell Completes Acquisition of Sprng Energy

Funding and M&A Roundup: Shell Completes Acquisition of Sprng Energy

From: Mercom Capital Group Shell Overseas Investment, a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell, has completed its 100% acquisition of Solenergi Power and, with it, the Sprng Energy group of companies from Actis Solenergi Limited ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Nexeon Raises Over $200 Million for Battey Materials Production

Funding and M&A Roundup: Nexeon Raises Over $200 Million for Battey Materials Production

From: Mercom Capital Group Nexeon, a battery materials developer and manufacturer, has completed the second close of its fundraising resulting in a total investment of $170 million. A further $50 million of commercial ...
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Project Finance Brief: Enfinity Global Raises $242 Million for Solar Projects in Japan

Project Finance Brief: Enfinity Global Raises $242 Million for Solar Projects in Japan

From: Mercom Capital Group Enfinity Global, a renewable energy company, has secured $242 million (~$¥29 billion) in long-term financing for three solar projects in Japan totaling 70 MW. Nomura, a financial institution, acted ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: PNE AG Acquires Majority Stake in Spanish Solar Developer

Funding and M&A Roundup: PNE AG Acquires Majority Stake in Spanish Solar Developer

From: Mercom Capital Group PNE AG, a German power-focused renewables company, has acquired 51% of the shares in Coliaenergia (KOLYA), a Spanish developer of large solar projects from Consultoria Industrial Beaguihe and Garisun ...
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Project Finance Brief: Spearmint Energy Acquires 150 MW Battery Energy Storage Project

Project Finance Brief: Spearmint Energy Acquires 150 MW Battery Energy Storage Project

From: Mercom Capital Group Spearmint Energy, a green merchant trading company developing, owning, operating, and trading around Battery Energy Storage, acquired the 150 MW Revolution battery energy storage project from Con Edison Development, ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: ONGC and Greenko to Pursue Opportunities in Renewables

Daily News Wrap-Up: ONGC and Greenko to Pursue Opportunities in Renewables

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Greenko ZeroC to ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: FlexGen Power Closes $100 Million Series C Funding

Funding and M&A Roundup: FlexGen Power Closes $100 Million Series C Funding

From: Mercom Capital Group FlexGen Power Systems, a provider of integration services and software technology for energy storage solutions, announced the close of a $100 million Series C investment round. The funding ...
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Project Finance Brief: Opdenergy Secures Financing for 605 MW of Solar Projects in Spain

Project Finance Brief: Opdenergy Secures Financing for 605 MW of Solar Projects in Spain

From: Mercom Capital Group Opdenergy, an independent renewable energy producer, has signed a green financing agreement of €350 million (~$356.4 million) with BBVA and the European Investment Bank (EIB) for the construction and ...
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Project Finance Brief: Capital Energy Secures €165 Million for Solar and Wind Projects

Project Finance Brief: Capital Energy Secures €165 Million for Solar and Wind Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Capital Energy, a Spanish energy company, raised financing of €165 million (~$167 million) for 206 MW solar and wind projects from MEAG, an asset manager of Munich Re ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup: Community Solar Firm Summit Ridge Energy Raises $175 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Community Solar Firm Summit Ridge Energy Raises $175 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group Summit Ridge Energy, an owner and operator of community solar assets secured a $175 million strategic investment from Apollo Funds, a global investment management firm. Vinson&Elkins acted as legal ...
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