KKR to Invest $450 Million in Hero Future Energies (1)

KKR and Hero Group to Invest $450 Million in Hero Future Energies

Global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) and the Hero Group signed definitive agreements to invest $450 million in Hero Future Energies (HFE), the renewable energy arm of the Hero ...
KKR to Acquire Power Producer ContourGlobal for £1.75 Billion

KKR to Acquire Power Producer ContourGlobal for £1.75 Billion

U.S-based private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) has signed an agreement to acquire the British power generation company ContourGlobal for approximately £1.75 billion (~$2.18 billion). KKR is a leading ...
Daily News Wrap-Up India Launches Open Access Registry for Power Transmission (1)

Daily News Wrap-Up: India Launches Open Access Registry for Power Transmission

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Ministry of Power announced the launch of the National Open Access Registry (NOAR). It is a ...
Virescent's Renewable Energy InvIT Raises ₹6.5 Billion Via Domestic Bond Issuance

Virescent’s Renewable Energy InvIT Raises ₹6.5 Billion via Domestic Bond Issuance

Virescent Renewable Energy Trust (VRET), a renewable energy infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) by Virescent Infrastructure, raised ₹6.5 billion (~$87 million) through domestic bond issuance across 7.33-year (₹1.5 billion (~$20 million)) ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: KKR Unveils Renewable Platform to Develop Solar, Storage Projects

Daily News Wrap-Up: KKR Unveils Renewable Platform to Develop Solar, Storage Projects

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Global investment firm KKR has launched Stellar Renewable Power. The new platform will source, develop and operate ...
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Virescent Acquires 49 MW of Operating Solar Projects from Focal Energy

Virescent Acquires 49 MW of Operating Solar Projects from Focal Energy

Virescent Renewable Energy Trust, a platform created by global investment company KKR to acquire renewable energy assets in India, announced that it had acquired a 49 MW solar portfolio from ...
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Virescent Renewable Energy Trust Raises ₹21.5 Billion in Debt Financing

Virescent Renewable Energy Trust Raises ₹21.5 Billion in Debt Financing

Virescent Renewable Energy Trust (VRET), a renewable energy infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) from KKR's Virescent Infrastructure, has raised a total of ₹21.5 billion through listed non-convertible debentures and long-term debt financing ...
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KKR-Sponsored Virescent Raises ₹4.6 Billion for its Renewable Energy InvIT

KKR-Sponsored Virescent Raises ₹4.6 Billion for its Renewable Energy InvIT

Virescent Renewable Energy Trust (VRET), a renewable energy infrastructure investment trust (InvIt) from KKR's Virescent Infrastructure, has raised ₹4.6 billion (~$62 million) from foreign and domestic investors. Alberta Investment Management Corporation ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup Shell to Buy Residential Renewables Retailer Inspire Energy

Funding and M&A Roundup: Shell to Buy Residential Renewables Retailer Inspire Energy

From: Mercom Capital Group Shell New Energies US, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, signed an agreement to buy 100% of the equity interests of Inspire Energy Capital, a renewable ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup_ Statkraft Set to Acquire Solarcentury's 6 GW Portfolio

Funding and M&A Roundup: Statkraft Set to Acquire Solarcentury’s 6 GW Portfolio

From: Mercom Capital Group Royal Bafokeng Holdings (RBH), an African community investment company, is considering making a $20 million equity investment in DPA Africa Asset-Co. The company, set up by ...
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