UK Government sells shares in wind investor Greencoat

The UK Government has sold all its shares in renewables investor Greencoat UK Wind. The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) said it sold 50 million shares at a price of 103.5 pence per share, raising £51.75 million. The Government had invested in the company in March 2013 in a bid to “help establish […]

Greencoat buys stake in UK wind farms for £90.6m

Renewable infrastructure fund Greencoat UK Wind is buying a 51.6% stake in four wind farms in England and Scotland for £90.6 million. The transaction includes the Sixpenny Wood, Yelvertoft, North Rhins and Drone Hill facilities –all of which were developed by AES and have a total generating capacity of 87.5MW. Tim Ingram, Chairman of Greencoat […]