renewable energy

India solar transactions top global fund raise of $3.2b so far in 2017: report


Indian renewable energy companies have raised over $1.62 billion during the first quarter of 2017 in transactions ranging from venture capital (VC) funding, debt financing, project funding and merger and acquisitions (M&A), according to data from Mercom Capital Group Llc., a global clean energy consulting firm. Transactions in Indian solar… Read more »

Renewable energy firm Sunseap raises S$6.7m
India: Renewable energy firm Bhoruka Power in talks to raise $120m

Hydro and wind power producer Bhoruka Power Corp. Ltd is looking to raise about $120 million in equity investment and use the money to increase renewable energy capacity to 1 gigawatt (GW) by 2020, said managing director S. Chandrasekhar. Bengaluru-based Bhoruka Power, which currently has 310MW of hydro, wind and… Read more »

Renewable energy firm Sunseap raises S$6.7m
India: ACME Cleantech raises $72m from Piramal Enterprises

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 gets $130m from Farallon Capital, BofAML

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 »