SSE to sell stakes in two onshore wind farms for £635m

Greencoat UK Wind is buying the total interest of 49.9%, which equates to 160.6MW of capacity

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 […]