Ontario Power Generation (OPG) has finalized its acquisition of hydropower operator Eagle Creek Renewable Energy for $298m from affiliates of Hudson Clean Energy Partners and other shareholders.
29 Nov 2018
31 Oct 2018
Polaris Infrastructure has completed acquisition of 100% of Union Energy Group, the owner and developer of run-of-river hydro projects located in Peru.
26 Oct 2018
Statkraft has agreed to acquire eight operational hydropower plants in Brazil with a combined capacity of 131.9MW from EDP Energias do Brasil for an undisclosed price.
22 Oct 2018
A consortium featuring Votorantim Energia and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and others has acquired a controlling stake in Brazilian hydropower company Companhia Energética de São Paulo (CESP) in a deal worth BRL1.7bn ($460m).
17 Sep 2018
A new financing mechanism is allowing companies to contribute to renewable energy production without having to take full responsibility for construction and long-term power purchase agreements. ASML is one such company which has helped facilitate the development of a hydropower plant in Norway.
07 Sep 2018
International Hydropower Association (IHA) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) have signed a partnership agreement to support sustainable development involving hydropower across Latin America and the Caribbean.
10 Aug 2018
Ontario Power Generation (OPG) has agreed to acquire Eagle Creek Renewable Energy, an independent power producer and operator of hydro-electric plants in the US, from affiliates of Hudson Clean Energy Partners and other shareholders.
26 Jul 2018
Norwegian hydropower company SN Power has acquired SG Bujagali Holdings (SGBH)’s partial interest in Bujagali Energy Limited (BEL), the owner of the 250MW Bujagali Hydropower Project.
25 Jul 2018
Spanish energy company Iberdrola has secured €650m loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to construct three new dams, hydropower plants including a pumped storage plant across Tâmega and Torno rivers in Portugal.
20 Jul 2018
The World Bank Group has agreed to provide an investment package of $794.5m for the development of Nachtigal Hydropower project in Cameroon.