BlackRock and Lightsource to create £1bn solar portfolio
Asset manager BlackRock and UK-based solar energy firm Lightsource have agreed to jointly create a £1 billion ($1.3 billion) portfolio of solar power assets in the UK.
BlackRock UK renewables fund passes £1bn in commitments
BlackRock has raised an additional £475 million ($618 million) for its Renewable Income UK (RIUK) fund, increasing total commitments to £1.1 billion.
BlackRock refinances UK wind portfolio with ING
BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, has secured a £55 million ($67 million) long-term debt facility from ING to refinance five operational wind farms in the UK.
BlackRock reaches final close of European renewable energy fund
BlackRock has reached the second and final close of its European renewable energy fund, securing €650 million ($720 million) in commitments.
BlackRock renewables fund raised €275m
BlackRock has reached a first close on a €275 million ($300 million) European wind and solar fund.
BlackRock buys UK solar farm from SPI
BlackRock's UK renewables fund has brought the newly built, 9.3MW, Grange Farm solar power project from Chinese renewables firm Solar Power Inc (SPI) for an undisclosed sum.
BlackRock buys wind farm from Arise
BlackRock has bought its third wind energy project in Europe in recent weeks.