San Francisco-based Pattern Energy has announced more than a US$1billion in key strategic initiatives including with US private-equity firm Riverstone and with PSP Investments, a major Canadian...
Liberia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Israeli clean energy developer Energiya Global Capital for the development of a 10-MW photovoltaic (PV) solar plant.
State utility Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) has invited bids for the construction of a 100-MW solar power project, a sign that the landlocked country is moving to address its crippling...
Indonesia’s state power monopoly PLN has signed provisional agreements for more than 30 small renewable energy projects on Sumatra Island.
The Dominican Corporation of State Electricity Companies (CDEEE) has applied new conditions to renewable energy contracts, as the country tries to ramp up activity in the clean energy sector.
Iran is offering foreign and private domestic companies tax incentives and long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) to encourage investment and development of renewable energy generation...
Brazil is planning to terminate a number of previously awarded renewable energy contracts by September, as it tries out new so-called ‘reverse auctions.’
The results of Germany’s first competitive offshore wind auction were announced last week. Four projects with a total capacity of almost 1.5 GW, all located in the German North Sea, were accepted...
With oil prices stabilising and renewables becoming more competitive, oil and gas super-majors are beginning to make inroads into the clean energy market.
Argentina has extended the deadline for firms to sign power purchase agreements (PPAs) for stalled renewable energy projects that are part of the Genren programme.
The European Commission has cleared the way for Denmark’s planned Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm, declaring that state support for the scheme does not breach EU aid rules.
Argentina’s Pampa Energia has sold a 50% stake in its renewables subsidiary Greenwind to the US-based private equity firm Castlelake.
Paris-headquartered renewables firm EDF Energies Nouvelles (EDF EN) has announced that it will build more than 300 МW of new solar and wind projects on French soil.
The Brazilian government is considering introducing so-called ‘reverse’ energy auctions that would enable companies to cancel licences to build renewables plants.