-- Japan's Orix to buy major stake in Spanish renewables business Elawan
Japanese financial services group Orix Corporation (TYO:8591) announced that it has reached an agreement to buy a majority stake in Elawan Energy SL, a Spain-based developer and operator of wind and solar farms.
-- EDP wraps up sale of majority in 563-MW US renewables portfolio
EDP Renovaveis SA (ELI:EDPR) announced it has closed the sale of an 80% equity stake in a 563-MW US wind-and-solar portfolio to Canadian investment firm Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure, or CC&L Infrastructure.
-- CDPQ, Cathay PE join Ørsted in 605-MW wind project off Taiwan
Caisse de dеpоt et placement du Quеbec (CDPQ) and Taiwanese private equity fund Cathay PE will jointly acquire a 50% interest in the 605-MW Greater Changhua 1 offshore wind project from Ørsted A/S (CPH:ORSTED).
-- ReneSola Power to sell 15.4 MW solar parks in Romania to Alternus Energy
US-based solar energy project developer ReneSola Power Ltd said that it entered into an agreement to sell two ground-mounted solar parks in Romania with a combined capacity of 15.4 MW to pan-European independent power producer (IPP) Alternus Energy Group plc.
-- Romania's Hidroelectrica to buy 108 MW wind farm from Germany's STEAG
Romanian majority state-owned hydro power producer Hidroelectrica said that it has signed an agreement to acquire the 108 MW Crucea wind farm located in Constanta county from German energy group STEAG.
-- GIP to acquire MAP Energy's renewables business
Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) will be taking over the renewable energy business of private fund manager MAP Energy LLC, including a portfolio of producing royalty interests across more than 16 GW of operating wind and solar plants in the US.
-- Enercon, EWE to set up 50/50 onshore wind JV targeting 5 GW
German wind turbine maker Enercon GmbH and domestic energy and telecommunications group EWE AG have agreed to form a joint venture (JV) that will operate on the onshore wind market, focusing on Germany.
-- Poland's Tauron eyes offshore wind JV with Engie, EDPR
Polish energy company Tauron Polska Energia SA (WSE:TPE) has teamed up with a joint venture (JV) between Portugal's EDP Renovaveis SA (ELI:EDPR) and French peer Engie SA (EPA:ENGI) to build together wind parks in the Baltic Sea.
Tauron said it has signed a cooperation agreement that will see it take a 50% stake in a portfolio of offshore wind projects in the Baltic Sea.