Carbon Capture Raises $35 Million in Series A Funding

Carbon Capture Raises $35 Million in Series A Funding

Carbon Capture, a climate tech company that makes machines to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, said it had raised $35 million in a Series A funding round. With this ...
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Saudi Arabia Shortlists Bidders for its 1.2 GW Solar Tender

Saudi Arabia Shortlists Bidders for its 1.2 GW Solar Tender

Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Energy announced the list of bids received from developers to participate in the country's third phase of renewable energy projects. The third phase includes four solar ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Pfizer to Buy Solar Power From a 310 MW Project in Texas

Daily News Wrap-Up: Pfizer to Buy Solar Power From a 310 MW Project in Texas

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Renewables developer Vesper Energy has entered into a virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) with Pfizer for 310 ...
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Power Sector Financier REC Limited Secures $75 Million Loan from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking

Power Sector Financier REC Limited Secures $75 Million Loan from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking

REC Limited, a public infrastructure finance company in India’s power sector, has raised a $75 million five-year secured overnight financing rate (SOFR) linked syndicated term loan. Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Lightsource bp Enters Poland Market with a 757 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Lightsource bp Enters Poland Market with a 757 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Solar developer Lightsource bp has secured its first projects in Poland through a 757 MW co-development deal ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Pfizer to Buy Solar Power From a 310 MW Project in Texas

Corporate Funding for Solar Up 190% YoY With $22.8 Billion in 9M 2021

Global corporate funding in the sector, including venture capital (VC) funding, public market, and debt financing, stood at $22.8 billion in 112 deals in the first nine months (9M) of ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Sterlite Power to Build Northeastern Transmission Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sterlite Power to Build Northeastern Transmission Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Power transmission infrastructure developer Sterlite Power was awarded the Nangalbibra─ Bongaigaon inter-state power transmission project. Sterlite was ...
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Energy Market Access Platform Leap Raises $33.5 Million in Series B Funding

Energy Market Access Platform Leap Raises $33.5 Million in Series B Funding

Energy market access platform Leap has raised $33.5 million in equity and debt in Series B funding led by Park West Asset Management, a Northern California-based investment management firm. Existing ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup Residential Solar Finance Company GoodLeap Raises $800 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Residential Solar Finance Company GoodLeap Raises $800 Million

From: Mercom Capital Group GoodLeap (formerly Loanpal) - a California-based solar loan origination platform that finances solar systems and batteries - announced an investment round of more than $800 million, ...
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Project Finance Brief Globeleq Acquires a 66 MW Solar Project in Egypt

Project Finance Brief: Globeleq Acquires a 66 MW Solar Project in Egypt

From: Mercom Capital Group Globeleq, an independent power company in Africa, has completed the acquisition of the ARC for Renewable Energy S.A.E (ARC) 66 MW solar PV project located at ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Partners with Endress+Hauser to Deploy Electric Buses

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Partners with Endress+Hauser to Deploy Electric Buses

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Motors has partnered with Endress+Hauser Flowtec (India) to deploy electric buses for employee transportation. Endress+Hauser Flowtec ...
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ENEOS to Acquire 100% Stake in Japan Renewable Energy for ¥200 Billion

ENEOS to Acquire 100% Stake in Japan Renewable Energy for ¥200 Billion

ENEOS Holdings, an oil refiner and distributor, based in Japan, announced that its consolidated subsidiary ENEOS Corporation would acquire a 100% stake in Japan Renewable Energy Corporation (JRE) for ¥200 ...
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Asian Development Bank Increases its Climate Financing Target to $100 Billion by 2030

Asian Development Bank Increases its Climate Financing Target to $100 Billion by 2030

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced that it had raised its climate financing targets for developing member countries to $100 billion from $80 billion for 2019- 2030. The expanded climate ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: European Union Issues its First-Ever NextGenerationEU Green Bond

Daily News Wrap-Up: European Union Issues its First-Ever NextGenerationEU Green Bond

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The European Union has issued its first-ever NextGenerationEU green bond. The 15-year bond due on February 4, ...
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Wind Installations in India Rise by 101% with 1.24 GW Added in 9M 2021

Wind Installations in India Rise by 101% with 1.24 GW Added in 9M 2021

India installed 384 MW of wind capacity in the third quarter (Q3) of 2021, a 30% year-over-year (YoY) increase compared to 295 MW installed in the same period last year ...
Tata Motors to Raise $1 Billion for its Passenger Electric Vehicle Subsidiary

Tata Motors to Raise $1 Billion for its Passenger Electric Vehicle Subsidiary

TPG Rise Climate, the climate investing strategy of TPG’s global impact investing platform, and Abu Dhabi Developmental Holding Company (ADQ) have entered into a binding agreement to invest ₹75 billion ...
Maharashtra Regulator Denies Tariff of ₹3.27kWh for a 100 MW Wind Project

Maharashtra Regulator Denies Tariff of ₹3.27/kWh for a 100 MW Wind Project

The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), in a recent order, rejected Tata Power-Distribution’s petition to adopt a tariff of ₹3.27 (~$0.043)/kWh for a 100 MW wind project. The Commission said ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up MYSUN Wins 140 MW of Captive Open Access Solar Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: MYSUN Wins 140 MW of Captive Open Access Solar Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Distributed solar company MYSUN has won 140 MW of solar projects under the captive open access mode ...
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Residential Rooftop Karnataka

Installing a Rooftop Solar System on Your Home in Karnataka? Here’s What You Need to Know

Residential rooftop solar installations have been growing in popularity due to the ease of installations and the savings they provide to homeowners. According to Mercom's latest report, India Rooftop Solar ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: EDF and NTPC to Develop Power Projects Globally

Daily News Wrap-Up: EDF and NTPC to Develop Power Projects Globally

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Independent power producers, Électricité de France S.A. and NTPC, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore ...
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Ample Coal Available to Meet the Demand of Power Plants, Assures Power Ministry

Ample Coal Available to Meet the Demand of Power Plants, Assures Power Ministry

Coal India has ample coal available to meet the demand of power plants, and any fear of power supply disruptions is ‘entirely misplaced,’ the Ministry of Power has announced in ...
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Zinc Battery Manufacturer Eos Energy Raises $25 Million to Expand Production

Zinc Battery Manufacturer Eos Energy Raises $25 Million to Expand Production

Eos Energy Enterprises, a U.S.-based zinc-powered energy storage systems provider, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary HI-POWER had signed a $25 million equity financing agreement with Trinity Capital. The funding will be ...
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Fortescue Buys 60% Stake in Green Hydrogen Firm HyET, Finances Solar Module Facility

Fortescue Buys 60% Stake in Green Hydrogen Firm HyET, Finances Solar Module Facility

Australia-based Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) has acquired a 60 % stake in the Dutch-based High yield Energy Technologies (HyET) Group. FFI also provided the majority share of financing for expanding ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up Ministry of Power Releases Cybersecurity Guidelines for Utilities

Daily News Wrap-Up: Ministry of Power Releases Cybersecurity Guidelines for Utilities

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Power has released guidelines for cybersecurity in the power sector to keep the industry ...
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Federal Bank to Discontinue Financing New Coal Projects

Federal Bank to Discontinue Financing New Coal Projects

Federal Bank Limited will discontinue financing of any new-coal related projects, including coal-fired power projects. The announcement comes on the heels of the equity infusion from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) ...
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