Paul Hanrahan has been appointed chief executive of American Capital Infrastructure, the asset manager's new energy infrastructure fund. The fund has already collected $200m in seed capital from American Capital.
Alstom, CalSTRS, Goldman Sachs, BP Ventures and others have contributed additional equity to the US-based solar thermal power developer. The company plans to develop plants in India and Australia in partnership with Alstom.
A consortium comprising SK Engineering and Construction, Korea Western Power, and Ratchaburi Holding has signed a 27-year concession to develop, construct and operate the 410MW Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy Hydroelectric Power Plant.
Green Highland Renewables has just received a capital injection from Scottish Equity Partners' Environmental Energies Fund and the Scottish Investment Bank. The funds will help expand its small to medium scale hydropower generation business.