Malaysian construction services firm Kumpulan Jetson Bhd (KLSE:JETSON) and Helios Photovoltaic Sdn Bhd will together compete for contracts for the design, construction and completion of solar projects in Sabah through a new joint venture.
-- Globeleq to snap up 178-MW S African solar, wind portfolio from Brookfield
Independent power producer (IPP) Globeleq announced it has agreed to take a majority interest in a 178-MW renewables portfolio in South Africa from an affiliate of Brookfield Asset Management Inc (TSE:BAM.A).
Renova Energia SA (BVMF:RNEW11) confirmed it has received non-binding proposals from several potential investors for the acquisition of the roughly 400-MW Alto Sertao III wind project in Bahia state, Brazil.
-- Celanese, Chengzhi plan ethanol partnership in China
Dallas-based specialty materials firm Celanese Corp (NYSE:CE) intends to form an ethanol production technology joint venture (JV) in China with Chengzhi Shareholding (SHE:000990) of Tsinghua University.
-- China's Silk Road Fund to invest in 700-MW Dubai CSP project
China’s Silk Road Fund has agreed to buy a 24.01% stake in the 700-MW concentrated solar power (CSP) project in Dubai that will be developed jointly with the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and ACWA Power.