Hydro One, Avista to ask Wash. regulator to reconsider decision in merger case
Hydro One Ltd. and Avista Corp. plan to file a request with the Washington state utility regulator to reconsider its denial of the proposed $5.3 billion merger transaction.
Gulf Pacific Power completes acquisition of 745-MW gas plant in Georgia
Gulf Pacific Power completed its acquisition of the 745.2-MW Washington County simple-cycle, natural gas-fired facility in Georgia for undisclosed terms.
Southern 'performing like a champion' with strong financial foundation, CEO says
Southern Co. has spent the past several months shedding assets and raising equity to help offset lost revenue and support credit metrics in response to a lower federal tax rate in 2018.
Vt. regulators OK Entergy's sale of retired nuclear plant to NorthStar
The Vermont Public Utility Commission on Dec. 6 approved Entergy Corp.'s proposed sale of the shuttered Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant to Northstar Group Services Inc. for decommissioning.
8minutenergy Renewables co-founder leaves after management buyout
Tom Buttgenbach, who co-founded 8minutenergy Renewables LLC with Martin Hermann in 2009, completed a management buyout of Hermann's stake in the independent solar and storage developer for undisclosed terms.
EU clears acquisition of French solar, wind parks by Engie JV
A joint venture between French energy company ENGIE SA, asset manager Omnes Capital SAS and insurer Predica Prevoyance Dialogue du Credit Agricole SA received approval from the European Commission to acquire four onshore wind farms and 13 solar photovoltaic power plants in France.
Sumitomo lines up buyer for Nev. solar project
Sumitomo Corp. lined up a potential buyer for a 50-MW solar project it owns in Nevada, investment bankers with knowledge of the deal told S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Greencoat Renewables to buy 2 Irish wind projects from BlackRock unit
Greencoat Renewables PLC agreed to acquire two wind facilities with a combined capacity of 45.2 MW in Ireland for €88 million from BlackRock Real Assets.
FERC clears ECP sale of stake in waste-to-energy producer to Macquarie
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Dec. 6 approved Energy Capital Partners LLC's proposed sale of its interest in waste-to-energy producer Wheelabrator Technologies Holdings Inc. to Macquarie Infrastructure Partners Inc.
WEC Energy increases stake in 132-MW wind farm in Illinois
WEC Energy Group Inc., through its WEC Infrastructure LLC subsidiary, completed the acquisition of an additional 10% equity stake in the 132-MW Bishop Hill III Wind Farm in Illinois from Invenergy LLC.
ContourGlobal to sell 49% stake in 250-MW solar portfolio in Spain
ContourGlobal PLC agreed to sell a 49% stake in a portfolio of five concentrated solar power projects in Spain with a combined capacity of 250 MW.
Engie acquires Latin American services provider CAM
French energy company ENGIE SA closed its acquisition of services provider Compañía Americana De Multiservicios De Colombia Ltda.