Green Investment Group and BNEF partner to assess renewables’ climate benefits

A new tool will help developers and investors assess and compare the carbon impact of more than 60% of the world’s consented wind and solar projects

Macquarie cleared by EU to buy German offshore wind developer

Ocean Breeze Energy owns and operates the BARD Offshore 1 wind farm, believed to be Germany’s ‘most productive’ project of its kind

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UK Climate Investments backs clean energy projects in South Africa

It is supporting the development of 254MW of renewable energy projects

Macquarie snaps up stake in UK wind farm for £1.7bn

East Anglia ONE is a 714MW development, located around 43 kilometres off the Suffolk coast and consists of 102 turbines

German utility RWE buys innogy’s Czech gas business

It is part of a larger asset swap, which involves breaking up innogy and dividing its assets between parent company RWE and E.ON

Green Investment Group buys Conergy’s solar projects

The portfolio also includes energy storage capabilities and a monitoring centre

Macquarie Group announces £500m green loan

It will support eligible projects including renewable energy and energy efficiency

Macquarie buys 50% stake in environmental monitoring firm

Australian bank Macquarie said it is buying a 50% stake in an environmental monitoring company. British firm Spectris’ subsidiary Brüel & Kjær (EMS B&K) specialises in offering continuous environmental monitoring to infrastructure and mining firms, enabling real-time compliance and improving the operational efficiency of those subject to constraints such as noise and air pollution. For example, […]

Green Investment Group completes bioenergy sale

The Green Investment Group (GIG), previously the Green Investment Bank (GIB), has completed selling off shares across 70MW of bioenergy assets across the UK. The deal with the Bioenergy Infrastructure Group drew to a close with the sale of the group’s 25% share of the Hoddesdon waste energy facility in Hertfordshire. Expected to be completed […]

Lightsource-Macquarie enter Indian solar partnership

Lightsource Renewable Energy and Macquarie have teamed up to develop and buy large scale solar power assets in India. The initial asset for the partnership will be Lightsource’s 60MW project in the state of Maharashtra, which will consist of more than 200,000 panels. It is expected to generate enough clean electricity to power around 20,000 […]