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Asia’s renewables revolution

While infra investors shouldn’t expect a repeat of the $5bn Equis Energy deal any time soon, they can look forward to a wealth of renewables opportunities. Each market poses its own challenges, though.

Indian farmers get boost from 2GW solar project

Dubbed the world's largest solar park, the $2.3bn Pavagada facility will lease land from struggling producers in an arid part of Karnataka state.

Octopus eyes £250m first close for second renewables fund

The 25-year vehicle is targeting £500m with a £750m hard-cap and is aiming for a gross IRR of between 6.5% and 7.5%. In addition, the firm has completed a landmark refinancing for a 64MW portfolio of subsidy-free Italian projects.

Canadian Solar in 1.14GW Australian solar boost

The Canadian solar developer is investing Down Under for a bigger play in a development-stage portfolio, after selling three construction-stage projects to Foresight early this month.

Canadian Solar appoints advisors for $1bn proposed ‘take-private’

Shawn Qu, founder and CEO of the NASDAQ-listed company, offers $18.47 each for outstanding common shares as a special committee of directors considers the move.

Why Australian renewables might be getting riskier

The government’s recently announced National Energy Guarantee could shorten contract duration, creating a risk-return profile closer to fossil fuel merchant generation, argues Maven Libera’s Mark Gemmola.
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