Batteries and biogas fuel JLEN's shift from solar
Amidst a more competitive sustainability market, Chris Holmes and Ed Mountney tell Genevieve Redgrave it will begin investing at development stage to retain its first-mover advantage.
European yieldcos eye further expansion
Three European renewable energy investment firms, with a focus on generating high dividend payouts, have announced plans to raise substantial amounts of new capital.
JLEN to raise £40m
John Laing Environmental Asset Group (JLEN) is set to raise £40 million ($50 million) through a share placement to repay its credit facility and invest in a pipeline of wind, biomass and anaerobic digestion projects
People moves: JLEN, Cornerstone, Pimco
John Laing Environmental Assets Group's (JLEN) David Hardy will leave the UK yieldco and transfer internally to its sister company focused on infrastructure public private partnership projects, John Laing Infrastructure Fund Limited (JLIF).
EF BRIEFS: ABN Amro, NESF, JLEN
ABN Amro has received €150 million ($160 million) of financing as part of the EU president Jean-Claude Juncker's "Investment Plan for Europe", that it will use to finance green loans to the European shipping industry.
Yieldco JLEN raises £55.6m
UK yieldco John Laing Environmental Assets Group (JLEN) has raised £55.6 million ($69.1 million) by selling new shares.
Yieldco JLEN to raise £150m
UK yieldco John Laing Environmental Assets Group (JLEN) plans to raise more than £150 million ($190 million) by selling new shares.
NESF to double in size under share issuance programme
UK yieldco NextEnergy Solar Fund (NESF) has been given the go ahead by shareholders to issue more than £350 million ($426 million) in shares over the coming year.