Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Eurus Continues Japan’s Push for Chilean Renewables

    Sep 20, 2017 - Michael Turner

    Japan’s Eurus Energy has entered the Chilean solar market with the acquisition, through its U.S. subsidiary, of two operational projects from Spain’s Grenergy Renwables, in the latest move by a Japanese company in the Latin American country.
  • Details Emerge on PG&E Hydro Projects Auction

    Sep 20, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    PFR has learned the identity of the investment bank advising Pacific Gas & Electric on the sale of a portfolio of two run-of-the-river hydro projects.
  • Creditors Put GenOn Assets on Block

    Sep 20, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    The creditors of GenOn Energy have put its assets up for sale after the company entered into a restructuring agreement in June.
  • ECP to Lessen Dynegy Interest

    Sep 19, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Energy Capital Partners, which is in the process of acquiring Calpine, is reducing its stake in Dynegy.
  • Alterra Nets Development-stage California Wind Project

    Sep 18, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Alterra Power Corp. has acquired a 40 MW development-stage wind project in California which it aims to bring online by 2020.
  • PG&E Looks to Offload Hydro Project

    Sep 18, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    Pacific Gas & Electric has hired an investment bank to run an auction for the sale of the 25.8 MW DeSabla-Centerville hydro project in northern California.
  • Tortoise Fund Purchases C&I Solar Assets

    Sep 15, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Fund has acquired a 33 MW portfolio of commercial and industrial solar projects in New York state from Kenyon Energy and its affiliate, Sun Financial.
  • P.E. Firm and IPP to Acquire Lower Hudson Valley Peaker

    Sep 15, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    Tiger Infrastructure Partners and Agate Power have announced the acquisition of an operational peaker on the Hudson River.
  • Investor Acquires Private Equity-backed Plant

    Sep 15, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    An individual investor has acquired the 55 MW Carson gas-fired project in Carson, Los Angeles County, from a private equity-backed vehicle.
  • Pattern to Up Stake in Avangrid Project

    Sep 14, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Pattern Development is acquiring an approximately 50% stake in an Avangrid Renewables wind project in the southwestern U.S. that will be financed with tax equity from three banks.
  • SPI: Battle for Solar Financing Heats Up

    Sep 14, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    The competition between lenders and tax equity providers has heated up as new entities look to invest in the solar sector and the number of projects available for financing lesson.
  • CapDyn Adds to Solar Fleet with Shovel-ready Projects

    Sep 13, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Capital Dynamics has added two shovel-ready projects totaling 28 MW (DC) to a portfolio that has swelled this year as the firm snapped up more than 800 MW of assets.
  • SPI: NRG Takes First-round Bids

    Sep 12, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    NRG Energy has received first-round bids for its renewable businesses, conventional assets and yield company, PFR has learned.
  • Harbert to Take Stake in Enel Wind Assets

    Sep 12, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    An investment vehicle managed by Harbert Management Corp. is acquiring interests in two wind projects owned by Enel Green Power North America.
  • Canadian Firm Acquires First LatAm Assets

    Sep 08, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure and CarbonFree Technology have acquired part of a 65 MW portfolio comprising 15 utility-scale solar projects in Chile and plan to close the purchase of the remaining assets in the coming months.
  • Municipal Utility to Acquire Biomass Plant

    Sep 07, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    A municipal utility in Florida is acquiring a 100 MW biomass project from a group of investors including private equity firms Starwood Energy Group Global and Tavistock Group.
  • DPL Takes Bids for Peaker Portfolio

    Sep 06, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Dayton Power & Light is in the second round of an auction to sell its 973 MW portfolio of peakers in PJM Interconnection.
  • FirstEnergy, LS Power Rewrite Terms of Portfolio Sale

    Sep 06, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    An LS Power owned fund has knocked $100 million off the purchase price for a 1,615 MW portfolio of generation assets it is acquiring from two FirstEnergy subsidiaries.
  • Canadian Solar Buys Brazilian Solar Project

    Sep 06, 2017 - Michael Turner

    Canadian Solar has bought the 60 MW Guimarania solar project in Brazil from a consortium of developers.
  • Abengoa Offloads Norte III Project

    Sep 06, 2017 - Michael Turner

    Spain’s Abengoa has completed the sale of its 907 MW Norte III combined-cycle gas-fired project in Mexico to Macquarie Capital and Techint Engineering & Construction in a deal that analysts say will have a $33 million net positive effect on the seller’s balance sheet.
  • Developer to Acquire ReneSola Assets

    Sep 05, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    ReneSola has agreed to sell a 24 MW solar portfolio in North Carolina to Panda Green Energy Group, having announced several other divestitures earlier this year.
  • Great Plains and Westar File for Revised Deal

    Aug 31, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Great Plains Energy and Westar Energy have taken the first steps in their second attempt at a merger, filing for approval of the renegotiated deal with the Kansas Corporation Commission.
  • GE EFS Seeks Buyer for PJM Gas-fired Project Stake

    Aug 30, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    GE Energy Financial Services has hired an investment bank to sell its stake in a combined-cycle gas-fired project in PJM Interconnection.
  • Xcel Subsid. to Terminate Biomass PPA Through Project Acquisition

    Aug 29, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Northern States Power Co., a subsidiary of Xcel Energy, is acquiring a biomass plant with which it has a power purchase agreement with a view to retiring it.
  • Starwood Sells Minority Stakes in Texas Wind Assets

    Aug 25, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    MEAG, the asset management arm of Munich Re Group, has acquired minority stakes in two 230 MW Texas wind projects developed by Starwood Energy Group Global.
  • Odebrecht Finds Buyer for Chaglla Hydro Project

    Aug 25, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Odebrecht Latinvest has lined up a buyer for its 456 MW Chaglla hydro project in Peru.
  • Restructured Aussie Renewables Shop to Acquire U.S. Solar Portfolio

    Aug 23, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Australian renewables developer BlueNRGY Group has entered into a letter of intent to acquire Green States Energy, which owns an 18.7 MW (DC) portfolio of solar assets in Massachusetts, New Mexico and North Carolina.
  • Sempra Outbids Berkshire Hathaway for Oncor

    Aug 21, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    Sempra Energy has announced that it has agreed to acquire Energy Future Holdings Corp., the majority owner of Oncor Electric Delivery Co., trumping Berkshire Hatherway Energy’s offer to buy the company.
  • DCO Energy to Up Stake in Exelon Biomass Project

    Aug 18, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    DCO Energy is increasing its interest in Exelon’s 46 MW Albany Green Energy biomass project in Albany, Ga.
  • Distributed Solar Co. Goes Under the Hammer

    Aug 18, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    A distributed solar company with a 160 MW (DC) operational and under-construction portfolio has been put up for sale by its parent company.
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