Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Panama LNG-to-Power Project Stake for Sale

    Nov 12, 2019 - Carmen Arroyo

    LNG Group Panama, through its subsidiary Panama NG Power, is looking to sell its majority stake in an LNG-to-power project that has been in development for more than six years.
  • Yieldco Sees "Refinancing Opportunity" in Peru Purchase

    Nov 11, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Atlantica Yield has completed the acquisition of operational transmission assets in Peru from Abengoa, noting in an investor presentation that they are free of debt and present a "refinancing opportunity."
  • SunPower to Spin Off Manufacturing Business

    Nov 11, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    SunPower Corp. is narrowing its focus on the development of distributed solar and energy storage projects in North America as it spins off its global cell manufacturing arm into a separate, publicly-traded company.
  • Blackstone's GSO to Exit Thermal Portfolio

    Nov 08, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    The Blackstone Group’s credit division, GSO Capital Partners, is preparing to sell its stake in Heorot Power Holdings, the independent power producer it has held since a restructuring in 2012, amid plans to convert two of the company's coal-fired plants into data centers.
  • Colombia Postpones Electricaribe's Auction

    Nov 07, 2019 - Carmen Arroyo

    Colombian public utility regulator SuperServicios has postponed the auction to sell struggling power distributor Electricaribe until Feb. 2020.
  • Invenergy Finds Buyer for Nebraska Wind Duo

    Nov 07, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Invenergy is selling its majority stakes in two operational wind projects in Nebraska to Excelsior Energy Capital.
  • Nautilus Acquires New York Community Solar Portfolio

    Nov 07, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Nautilus Solar Energy has acquired a 17.2 MW community solar portfolio in New York from a privately owned developer and O&M provider.
  • Clearway Nixes Wind Farm Dropdown

    Nov 06, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Yield company Clearway Energy has decided against the purchase of the 419 MW Mesquite Star wind project that its parent company, Clearway Energy Group, is constructing in Texas, as it focuses on other priorities.
  • PJM CCGT Stake Up for Grabs

    Nov 06, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    A private equity sponsor has placed its stake in a recently refinanced quasi-merchant combined-cycle gas-fired project in PJM Interconnection on the auction block.
  • Longroad Seeks Buyers for Pair of Solar Projects

    Nov 06, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Longroad Energy Partners is marketing two solar projects in different parts of the U.S. and at different stages of development to potential investors.
  • Algonquin Acquires Enbridge St. Lawrence Gas

    Nov 04, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. has made its first regulated utility acquisition in New York state with the purchase of Enbridge St. Lawrence Gas.
  • Take Private Deal for Pattern Energy

    Nov 04, 2019 - Richard Metcalf, Taryana Odayar

    Pattern Energy has agreed to be acquired and taken private by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board after disclosing that it was in talks with potential suitors in August.
  • Terra-Gen Completes Vintage Wind Farm Purchase

    Nov 01, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Terra-Gen had acquired the 15-year-old Oasis wind farm in Kern County, Calif., and bought out the project's tax equity upper-tier partnership investors.
  • Nebras Closes Solar Acquisition in Brazil

    Nov 01, 2019 - Juliana Ennes

    Nebras Power Investment Management, the Dutch subsidiary of the Qatar-based Nebras Power, has concluded the acquisition of an 80% stake in a 482.6 MW solar portfolio in Brazil from Canadian Solar.
  • Dominion Buys Solar Project with Data Center Offtake

    Oct 31, 2019 - Richard Metcalf

    Dominion Energy has signed an agreement to acquire a 150 MW solar project in Virginia that will sell its output to a data center.
  • Intersect Nixes Auction, Sells Solar Projects to SoftBank

    Oct 31, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Intersect Power is selling a clutch of five development-stage solar projects in California and Texas to its development partner SB Energy, having decided against a planned auction process.
  • First Solar Finds Buyers, Tax Equity for Portfolio

    Oct 31, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    First Solar has found buyers and a tax equity investor for a portfolio of projects located in California, Arizona, Nevada and South Carolina, concluding a one-year-long sale process.
  • Panda Weighs Options after G.P. Sale Talks Crumble

    Oct 31, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Panda Power Funds is again weighing bids for its general partner stake in several power project funds after exclusive talks with a potential buyer ended without a deal.
  • UBS Buys Stake in Texas Wind Portfolio

    Oct 30, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    UBS Asset Management has acquired a stake in a three-project wind portfolio in Texas that is in the process of being repowered.
  • EPM Launches Sale of Colombian Hydro Asset

    Oct 30, 2019 - Carmen Arroyo

    Colombian power generator Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM) has launched the sale of its shares of a hydro asset in Colombia on Oct. 30.
  • Southern Power Buys Washington Wind Farm

    Oct 28, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Southern Power has acquired its first wind farm in Washington state, a contracted project that is under development between Seattle and Portland, Ore.
  • First Solar Finds Buyer for S.C. Project

    Oct 25, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    First Solar has found a buyer for a 72 MW solar project in South Carolina that is due online later this year.
  • Uruguay Sets Date for Sale of Gas Sayago

    Oct 25, 2019 - Carmen Arroyo

    Uruguay has set a new date for the sale of state-owned company Gas Sayago, which was set up to develop a failed offshore regasification project in the country.
  • EDP Seals Indiana Build-transfer

    Oct 24, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    EDP Renewables North America has signed a build-transfer deal with a utility for a 302 MW wind farm in Indiana.
  • Platts NY: “Auction Fatigue” Sets in as M&A Gets Tougher

    Oct 24, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Power and renewable energy deals are becoming harder, hairier and increasingly tailored, causing "auction fatigue" among market participants, who increasingly favor bilateral negotiations, said M&A professionals at the S&P Global Platts Annual Financing U.S. Power Conference in New York.
  • First Solar Sells Utah Projects to DESRI

    Oct 23, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments has agreed to buy two First Solar projects that are under construction in Utah.
  • Hull Street Sets Sights on Hydro Asset

    Oct 22, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Middle-market private equity firm Hull Street Energy has agreed to buy a contracted hydro project in West Virginia.
  • Upstate New York CCGT on Auction Block

    Oct 22, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    An independent power producer recently put a merchant combined-cycle gas-fired project in Upstate New York up for sale.
  • Acciona Acquires 3 GW Solar Portfolio from Tenaska

    Oct 21, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Spain's Acciona has agreed to acquire a 3 GW utility-scale portfolio of greenfield solar projects and a 1 GW battery storage development portfolio from Tenaska.
  • Longroad Plots Double Repowering

    Oct 21, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Longroad Energy Partners is preparing to repower two wind projects in Minnesota ahead of a sale of the assets to their existing offtaker, Northern States Power Co.
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