Solar Markets & Finance News

Origin Energy Acquires 1.3-GW Wind-Solar Project Developer
Origin Energy's acquisition of Walcha Energy brings a 1.3-GW wind and solar project duo to their renewable energy fleet, aligning with their goal to expand in New South Wales.
Feb 20, 2024 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Origin Energy
TagEnergy Powers Up Pitkevy: Scotland's Sixth BESS Project
TagEnergy's Pitkevy BESS project in Fife, Scotland secures financial close with a £70m green loan package, partnering with industry leaders for grid stability and net zero emissions.
Feb 20, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, UK, Europe, tagenergy
Greenalia's $200M Boost: US Renewable Energy Expansion Accelerates
Greenalia secures $200 million for US renewable projects, accelerating shift towards sustainable energy sources. Nomura Securities International leads financing round, marking Greenalia's expansion in North America.
Feb 19, 2024 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Greenalia
ACWA Power Secures $2.3B for Saudi Solar Projects
ACWA Power secures $2.3 billion for 4.55 GW solar projects in Saudi Arabia, with major banks backing the initiative. Leading the way in renewable energy development.
Feb 19, 2024 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Saudi Arabia, Asia, ACWA Power, PV Power Plant
Enerparc Secures Financing for 325-MW Solar Portfolio in Germany
Enerparc AG secures bridge financing for its 325 MW solar project portfolio, expanding its network of financing partners and marking a milestone for Eiffel Energy Transition III.
Feb 15, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Enerparc AG
Ib Vogt Secures €350m Financing for 418MW Spanish Solar Portfolio
Ib Vogt secures €350m financing for 418MW solar portfolio in Spain, with construction underway and commercial operation expected by 2025. Nord/LB shows commitment to the energy transition in Spain.
Feb 15, 2024 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, ib vogt
Statkraft's Fausita Solar: Spain's Largest Solar Farm in the Making
Statkraft's €150m investment in the Fausita Solar project marks their first renewable energy venture in Murcia, Spain, and one of their largest solar farms in the country. Commissioning is set for 2026.
Feb 14, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, Statkraft, PV Power Plant
Sunly Secures €65.9M Financing for Massive Polish Solar Projects
Sunly secures €65.9m financing from mBank to construct 58 solar farms in Poland, adding to its existing operational and under-construction capacity in the Baltics.
Feb 12, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Poland, Europe, Sunly
Good Energy Acquires JPS Renewable Energy, Expands Solar Portfolio
Good Energy Group strengthens its position as the UK's top solar specialist with the acquisition of JPS Renewable Energy, expanding its market share and product offerings.
Feb 12, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, UK, Europe, Good Energy
IFC and SIMA Invest $150M in Solar Green Bonds for African Projects
IFC and SIMA Funds join forces to finance solar projects in Africa, supporting small businesses and promoting sustainable energy solutions. A game-changer for the continent's solar sector.
Feb 8, 2024 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, ifc, Africa, Solar Project, SIMA
Metafin Secures $5 Million Funding to Drive Solar Adoption in Rural India
Metafin, the solar finance startup, secures $5 million in funding to expand operations, enhance technology, and provide affordable power to rural businesses in India.
Feb 8, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, Metafin
Microsoft Partners with Recurrent Energy for Louisiana Solar Project
Recurrent Energy secures $160M financing for Bayou Galion Solar project in Louisiana, with Microsoft purchasing all energy to support its carbon-negative goal. Louisiana set to become a major player in solar energy with projected 3,000 MW increase.
Feb 7, 2024 // Plants, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, Microsoft, North America, Louisiana
Neoen Secures Financing for South Australia Wind and Battery Project
Neoen secures financing for a 203 MW wind project and a 238.5 MW/477 MWh battery storage scheme in South Australia, providing renewable energy to mining group BHP.
Feb 6, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, South Australia, neoen
Sonnedix Secures €260m Loan for Italian Solar Expansion
Sonnedix secures €260m green loan for solar power projects in Italy, marking one of the largest financing agreements in the country this year. CEO Axel Thiemann emphasizes the company's commitment to Italy's renewable energy market and the urgent need for energy transition.
Feb 6, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Italy, Sonnedix, Europe
Brookfield Launches $10B BGTF II Fund for Clean Energy Transition
Brookfield Asset Management raises $10 billion for its second Global Transition Fund, targeting clean energy expansion and sustainable solutions, led by Mark Carney and Connor Teskey.
Feb 6, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Brookfield