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20 Dec | John Laing to develop the 57.6MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm in Victoria

John Laing, the international originator, active investor and manager of infrastructure projects, has today acquired from Infigen 100% of the 57.6 MW Cherry Tree Wind Farm project in Victoria, Australia and has reached financial close.

10 Dec | Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia unite their forces for the construction of the largest onshore wind farm in Australia

  • Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia, a Tesmec Group subsidiary, have partnered in a consortium to provide a complete collector cable service for Australia’s Stockyard Hill Wind Farm;
  • The consortium has been awarded a contract worth over 12 million euros (around 20 million AUD) by the project’s contractor SNC-Lavalin to design, manufacture, supply, install and test 275 km of 33 kV collector cables for the 530 MW onshore wind farm that will be the largest in the Southern Hemisphere;
  • The project relies on a unique design methodology for wind and solar farm collector networks developed to boost cost savings of the wind farm and supported by Nexans Research Center of Lyon;
  • Trenching and laying of the 33 kV power cables, fiber optics and earthing cables for the first collector group of 13 turbines were started by Marais Laying Technologies Australia in the fourth quarter of 2018.

17 Oct | Genesis and Tilt Renewables announce plan for Waverley Wind Farm

Genesis and Tilt Renewables today announce they intend to partner in the development of the Waverley Wind Farm.

08 Oct | Macquarie Group invests into the Asian Renewable Energy Hub, which has expanded to over 11 GW and has achieved Lead Agency Status

Macquarie Group has agreed to provide development capital to the Asian Renewable Energy Hub and join the project consortium alongside Intercontinental Energy, Vestas and CWP Energy Asia.

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16 Jan | ABO Wind continues its successful cooperation with CEZ

  • Czech supplier purchases second wind farm portfolio with a total capacity of up to 116.5 megawatts
  • Sold projects will receive remuneration via former market bonus system
  • ABO Wind is working on future wind and solar projects with a total of approx. 900 megawatts

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15 Jan | juwi builds thousandth wind turbine in the company history

Anniversary plant in Mohlis (Thuringia) is one of the first projects that juwi won in the tender process by the Federal Network Agency and which are now being constructed

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15 Jan | Cepsa and Masdar focus their collaboration on renewables in Spain and Portugal

  • The agreement sets the guidelines to grow the portfolios of both companies in wind energy and solar PV
  • Cepsa is interested in establishing a 500-600 MW capacity in the next five years

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15 Jan | NTR acquires 200MW wind portfolio in Sweden and Finland, total capital investment of over €180 million

A portfolio of just over 200MW of operational and pre-construction onshore wind projects in Sweden and Finland has been added by NTR to its NTR Renewable Energy Income Fund II, for which a fundraising first close was recently announced.