In an indication of growing consolidation in the Indian wind energy sector, Ravi Jhunjhunwala’s LNJ Bhilwara Group has put up its wind energy portfolio for sale and hired Yes Bank Ltd to run the process. According to the 2015-16 annual report of Bhilwara Energy Ltd (BEL), the holding company for… Read more »
By Utpal Bhaskar
The platform will be 100% funded by CDC.
Called Sidrap Project, it is the first utility-scale wind farm project in Indonesia targeted to have a generating capacity of 75 MW and is expected to be completed before 2017 ends.
Delhi-based renewable energy and telecom solutions company ACME Cleantech Solutions Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs500 crore from Ajay Piramal-controlled Piramal Enterprises Ltd. The investment in ACME was done by Piramal Enterprises’s Structured Finance Group, which provides structured mezzanine funding to companies in various sectors, especially in infrastructure. Mint had reported… Read more »
Hindustan Clean Energy Ltd (HCEL), the renewable energy arm of Hindustan Power Projects Pvt. Ltd (HPPPL), has raised $130 million in debt funding from US-based hedge fund Farallon Capital Management and Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML), two people aware of the development said. “HPPPL was in talks with the… Read more »
Malaysia’s government enacted the Renewable Energy Act in 2011 to establish and implement a special tariff system that makes generation of renewable energy more affordable.
The fund, aiming to draw $2-3 billion in investments, will build 1000MW of new wind and solar farms to support Australia’s renewable energy capacity and transition to a low-carbon economy.
IFC and Singapore-based renewable energy-dedicated private equity fund Armstrong S.E. Clean Energy Fund, are making an investment in Vietnam’s Gia Lai Electricity Joint Stock Company.