Drax announces new biomass acquisition

The company aims to double its sales of biomass by 2030

bp buys US EV fleet charging firm

The company aims to have a network of 70,000 EV charging points by 2030

Octopus Energy starts the Italian Job with acquisition of energy provider SATO

The renewable energy provider aims to have 1m customers in Italy by 2025

eEnergy Group PLC acquires Utility Team

The energy consultancy was sold in a £21m deal

Waste management firm Biffa completes acquisition of Viridor’s assets

The acquisition will expand Biffa’s industrial and commercial collections business and recycling capabilities in the UK

Australia’s Macquarie buys £1bn majority stake in Southern Water

The capital will enable the water company to significantly upgrade its network, with £2bn to be invested over the next four years

Johnson Matthey buys bust UK-based battery materials developer’s assets

The company, based near Oxford, was a lithium-sulphur battery developer with assets that can be adapted for the manufacture of components for green hydrogen production

Bluefield Solar acquires £60m wind portfolio

It has purchased 109 onshore wind turbines with an output of more than 12,500KW

Aksiom bolsters renewable portfolio with acquisition of Anesco

Anesco is responsible for the construction of 115 solar farms and energy storage facilities

Repsol enters US renewable market with stake in Hecate Energy

Hecate’s portfolio consists of renewable projects totalling 40GW, of which 16GW are photovoltaic solar