Renewable Energy


SEE acquires the UK’s largest consented wind farm

Scottish and Southern Energy (SEE) has reached agreement with Renewable Energy Systems Group on the acquisition of Keadby Wind Farm.


Wind power investment risk reduces but challenges remain

Investment risk in the offshore wind power industry has decreased in the past two years among the majority of European financial institutions, finds research.


Enecsys raises £25 million in a second close

Solar power company Enecsys has secured £25 million in a Series B fundraising round to finance growth plans centred on consolidating operations in Europe and the US.


Ludgate and Frop leap from agri.capital

AIM-listed Ludgate Environmental Fund and London-based investor Frog Capital have exited European biogas and biomethane producer agri.capital.


Fund to raise £200 million for green business

Asset manager Foresight Group has secured £70 million for a fund to invest in recycling and renewable energy projects in London.


Scottish spin-out NGenTec attracts £200,000

Old College Capital, the newly-created investment arm of the University of Edinburgh, has made a first investment in offshore wind technology business NGenTec.


Solar VCTs suspended by Ingenious

Ingenious Ventures has become the second high-profile fund manager to suspend fundraising for its solar investment products in the wake of the government about-turn on feed-in tariffs.


Albion Ventures invests £2 million in solar panels

Albion Ventures announces a £2 million investment in domestic solar panel installer Engensa that will enable the company to provide free solar energy to homeowners in two towns in the south of England.


Tom Singh powers into solar energy

Entrepreneur and retailer Tom Singh has purchased a stake in solar power developer and producer mO3 Power.


Foresight Group invests in Solarcentury

Investment management firm Foresight Group has agreed to finance the solar energy company Solarcentury.


Solarcentury gets Foresight investment

Foresight Group has agreed to finance the solar energy company Solarcentury.

Mergers & Acquisitions

Renewable Energy Holdings sells wind sites

Renewable Energy Holdings is to sell two German wind energy companies for up to €39.8 million (£33.4 million).