Sweden's Rooftop Solar Installer Soltech Acquires Major Stake in a Roofing Company

Sweden’s Rooftop Solar Installer Soltech Acquires Major Stake in a Roofing Company

Soltech Energy Sweden AB (Soltech), a rooftop solar solutions provider, acquired 90.1% in roofing company Wettergrens Tak & Plåtslageri AB (Wettergrens). The acquisition is funded entirely from cash and with ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Lithium-Ion Battery Maker Northvolt Raises $2.75 Billion to Finance Expansion Plans

Lithium-Ion Battery Maker Northvolt Raises $2.75 Billion to Finance Expansion Plans

Sweden-based lithium-ion battery manufacturer Northvolt has signed a $2.75 billion private placement to finance its battery cell production expansion and research and development (R&D) efforts. The annual production capacity of ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
City of Gothenburg in Sweden to Develop the First Zero-Emission Zone in the World

City of Gothenburg in Sweden to Develop the First Zero-Emission Zone in the World

The City of Gothenburg in Sweden is on its way to developing the world’s first green city zone. The Gothenburg Green City Zone is an initiative launched by various stakeholders, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up_ JA Solar Supplies Modules for Spain's First Floating Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: JA Solar Supplies Modules for Spain’s First Floating Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: JA Solar has supplied its solar modules for Spain's first grid-connected floating solar project. The 1.1 MW ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
India and Sweden To Create $5 Million Fund to Research Smart Grids

India and Sweden to Create $5 Million Fund to Research Smart Grids

Sweden and India recently announced the India-Sweden collaborative industrial research and development program at the India Smart Utilities Week. This collaborative effort will be co-funded by the Department of Science ...
/ / Grid, Smart Grid
Singapore’s Temasek Partners with Swedish EQT to Build Solar & Wind Farms in India

Singapore’s Temasek Partners with Swedish EQT to Build Solar & Wind Farms in India

Temasek, a Singapore-based Holdings company, has partnered with EQT, a Swedish private equity company, to launch a renewable energy platform in India. The platform, called 02 Power, aims to construct wind ...
Sweden’s Trine Helps Finance Greenlight Planet’s Off-Grid Solar Projects in India

Sweden’s Trine Helps Finance Greenlight Planet’s Off-Grid Solar Projects in India

Trine, a Swedish investment company that enables individuals to invest sustainably, and Greenlight Planet, a provider of off-grid solar products, have announced the closure of a €1.8 million ($2.36 million) ...
/ / Off-grid, Solar