March 18 (Renewables Now) - Renewables Now covered M&A stories about ThomasLloyd Energy, AES Brasil, Voltalia and others in the past week. Below is the full list:
-- Mirova, Rive shed 106-MW French wind farm portfolio to BKW
Mirova, the sustainable investment unit of France's Natixis Asset Management, and real assets investor Rive Private Investment have offloaded a 105.7-MW wind farm portfolio in northern France, the partners announced.
-- OX2 snaps up 40-MW Finnish wind scheme from Tuuliveikot
Swedish renewables developer OX2 AB (STO:OX2) said it has acquired a project for a roughly 40-MW wind farm in Finland under a deal that also includes the rights for the construction of seven parks in the Nordic country.
-- Repsol, Telefonica form JV to offer solar self-consumption solutions in Spain
Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica SA (BME:TEF) and multi-energy group Repsol SA (BME:REP) have formed a 50/50 joint venture (JV) that will focus on providing customised solar self-consumption solutions for the residential and business sector in Spain.
-- Samsung Ventures invests in waste-to-hydrogen firm Raven SR
US renewable fuels company Raven SR Inc said it has closed a strategic investment of an undisclosed size from Samsung Ventures on the path to expanding its global footprint into the Asia-Pacific market.
-- AES Brasil, food co BRF proceed with 165-MW wind project JV in Brazil
Brazilian energy firm AES Brasil Energia SA (BVMF:AESB3) has closed its previously announced transaction with food company BRF SA (BVMF:BRFS3) to form a joint venture (JV) for the construction of a 165.3-MW wind farm in Rio Grande do Norte state.
-- Microinverter and battery co Enphase buys SolarLeadFactory
US solar microinverter and battery systems maker Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ENPH) has acquired SolarLeadFactory in a deal that will support its efforts to build a digital platform for installers of solar and battery systems.
-- Canada's Switch selling its half of 75-MW solar partnership in Alberta
Canadian independent power producer (IPP) Switch Power Corporation has agreed to sell its 50% stake in a vehicle that owns four solar PV projects with a combined capacity of 75 MW (AC) in Alberta, Canada.
-- Polaris buying solar assets in Panama, hydro in Ecuador
Canadian renewables company Polaris Infrastructure Inc (TSE:PIF) announced the closing of two solar purchases in Panama and the signing of a deal to acquire an operational run-of-the-river hydropower plant (HPP) in Ecuador.
-- Keppel-led group to buy more of Cleantech Solar
A group led by Singapore’s Keppel Corp Ltd (SGX:BN4) will increase to 75.5% its stake in Cleantech Solar Asia Pte Ltd, the asset company of Cleantech Renewable Assets Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based provider of renewable energy for commercial and industrial customers in South and Southeast Asia.