BayWa r.e. tees up flurry of renewables possession sales for Q4

Aug 6, 2020 08:58 PM ET
  • BayWa r.e. expects in conclusion the majority of a 1GW+ pipe of renewable property sales in the direction of completion of this year after it highlighted the function solar played in its H1 2020 results.
BayWa r.e. tees up flurry of renewables possession sales for Q4
Image: BayWa r.e.

Coverage its financials for the first 6 months of the year, BayWa AG verified its renewable energies department to have actually recorded a 20% jump in revenues year-on-year to EUR835.8 million (US$ 991 million).

But the increase in earnings was not enough to counter a decrease in revenues, as the division slid to a loss of EUR1.3 million, having tape-recorded a narrow profit in H1 2019.

Yet in reviewing its efficiency, BayWa said that solar had contributed strongly to favorable profits within its broader power segment, that includes standard energy generation. BayWa's mixed power section reported a 38% enter H1 incomes in 2020, rising to EUR16.7 million.

The Germany-headquartered designer also teased that even more is expected to find from its renewables arm in the second fifty percent of the year, specifically during Q4, when a slew of renewables asset sales are being lined up.

From a profile of around 1.2 GW of solar assets aligned available this year, simply 54MW have been concluded to date-- including the sale of Europe's biggest drifting solar park at Bomhofsplas-- as well as BayWa anticipates the sales of those remaining properties to finish in the last 3 months of the year.

This, the business claimed, provided it positive outlook versus an expected decline in energy within its conventional power business device.

Solar Installers, Manufacturers