Blue Elephant Energy terminates prepared IPO after US$ 89m cash injection

Jul 12, 2021 10:54 AM ET
  • German renewables possession operator Blue Elephant Energy has shelved prepare for an initial public offering (IPO) after it secured a EUR75 million (US$ 88.8 million) cash money injection.
Blue Elephant Energy terminates prepared IPO after US$ 89m cash injection
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Athos, which stands for high web wealth individuals and also household offices and also is the family workplace of Germany's Strüngmann family, has actually consented to invest EUR75 million in Blue Elephant for a 15% risk in business.

Athos has additionally agreed an option for a follow up investment under comparable terms.

As a result of the offer, Blue Elephant's exec and also supervisory boards have decided to abandon plans to launch an IPO later on this year.

Blue Elephant presently has just over 1.1 GW of renewable energy assets under procedure, a few of which remain incomplete. It has a more 1.4 GW of solar capability under co-development contracts with numerous solar programmers, including deals in Germany, Greece and the Dominican Republic.

Felix Goedhart, CEO at Blue Elephant, stated Athos was the "perfect companion" for the business and fits its shareholder structure.

"Blue Elephant Energy AG is quite possibly positioned in the renewable energy markets as well as is readied to additional grow strongly. The team is one of the most seasoned in the marketplace and also we see an excellent fit with the existing financiers," Thomas Maier, taking care of director at Athos, stated.

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