October 12th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Australian banking giant Macquarie Group has joined a consortium of renewable energy leaders including Intercontinental Energy, Vestas, and CWP Energy Asia in investing in the Asian Renewable Energy Hub, a wind and solar hybrid power plant set to be built in Australia's northwest which has been expanded once again to over 11 gigawatts (GW) in planned capacity
October 5th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Since its acquisition by Australian banking giant Macquarie Group from the UK Government in August of 2017, the Green Investment Group has arranged for or invested £1.6 billion of capital into clean energy projects, according to the Group's first Progress Report since privatization.
August 28th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
A division of Australian banking giant Macquarie Group announced last week that it had acquired a 90% stake in a 322 megawatt (MW) solar power portfolio located in northern Mexico comprising of projects in various stages of completion and development.
August 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Macquarie Capital's Green Investment Group, formerly the UK Government's Green Investment Bank, has this week announced the acquisition of a solar development portfolio from Conergy Asia & ME which will include employees and solar development assets across the Asia Pacific region
July 25th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Global wind leader Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has announced two new wind supply contracts over the past fortnight, including an order for 250 megawatts (MW) for two wind farms in South Africa and 235 MW for a wind farm in Sweden.
March 28th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The Green Investment Group, now owned by Macquarie Group, has this week announced the acquisition of a 25% stake in the 210 megawatt (MW) Westermost Rough offshore wind farm from Marubeni Corporation.
March 14th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The 226 megawatt Murra Warra Wind Farm Stage One has announced financial close this week after securing investments from developer Renewable Energy Systems and banking giant Macquarie Group, which will allow construction to commence immediately.
January 15th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Site-integrated energy storage solutions provider Connected Energy has secured a $3 million investment from Australian bank Macquarie Group and French utility ENGIE to fund the growth of its unique battery storage systems that use retired electric vehicle battery packs as stationary energy storage systems.
December 15th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Macquarie Capital announced this week that it has acquired a 50% stake in environmental monitoring business Brüel & Kjær, a move which highlights the growing importance of such businesses in the wake of increasing environmental regulations, but also adds to Macquarie's green efforts.
December 12th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A new report published this week by the UK's National Audit Office regarding the sale of the Green Investment Bank to Australian banking giant Macquarie has raised concerns that existing commitments only require the newly-named Green Investment Group to continue contributing to green financing for the first three years.
November 29th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The Green Investment Group, part of the Macquarie Group, has this week launched a new service called Energy Solutions which will aim to help medium- to large-energy users reduce their energy costs and cut carbon emissions with no upfront costs for the user.
August 18th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The sale of the UK's Green Investment Bank, which has led more than £15 billion of investment into UK green infrastructure, has officially been sold to Australia bank Macquarie Group for £2.3 billion
December 27th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
DONG Energy made two big announcements which should keep investors happy, announcing it had divested 50% of the Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm while simultaneously increasing guidance for 2016.
May 10th, 2014 | by Giles Parkinson
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February 13th, 2014 | by Giles Parkinson
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April 15th, 2013 | by Giles Parkinson
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February 16th, 2013 | by Giles Parkinson
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