FERC grants conditional approval of Gulf Power acquisition by NextEra Energy
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission conditionally accepted NextEra Energy Inc.'s acquisition of northern Florida utility Gulf Power Co. from Southern Co.
Bankruptcy court OKs baseline price, auction for FirstEnergy Generation assets
A federal bankruptcy court approved FirstEnergy Generation's request to enter into a stalking horse agreement with Vermillion Power LLC tied to the sale of its 545-MW West Lorain gas-fired plant and related assets.
NextEra Energy Partners closes purchase of wind/solar portfolio
NextEra Energy Partners closed its acquisition of an approximately 1,388-MW portfolio of wind and solar projects from corporate affiliate NextEra Energy Resources LLC for $1.28 billion in cash.
Shell, EDF Renewables form venture to buy offshore wind lease off New Jersey
Units of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and French utility Electricité de France SA formed a joint venture to acquire a lease off the coast of New Jersey with the potential for 2,500 MW of offshore wind capacity.
BP sells 430 MW of Texas wind facilities to fund remaining US renewables fleet
BP Wind Energy North America Inc. announced it sold 430 MW of operating wind energy capacity in Texas to funds managed by affiliates of Ares Management Corp.
Sempra acquires 2 transmission lines in Chile from AES for $225.5M
Sempra Energy's Chilean electric subsidiary, Chilquinta Energia SA, acquired 100% ownership of two regulated transmission lines in central and northern Chile for approximately $225.5 million in cash from AES Corp.
OG&E to acquire 2 Okla. power plants for $53M
Oklahoma Gas and Electric Co. on Dec. 20 unveiled plans to purchase two power plants with a combined capacity of 506 MW for about $53 million.
FERC approves EDP Renewables' sale of 80% stake in 2 wind farms to Axium
FERC approved EDP Renewables North America's sale of 80% class A managing interests in two wind farms to a fund managed by Axium Infrastructure US Inc.
Apex Clean Energy to sell Illinois wind project to Algonquin Power
Apex Clean Energy Inc. on Dec. 21 announced plans to sell the 202-MW Sugar Creek wind project in Logan County, Ill., to a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. for unspecified terms.
Engie North America acquires 151-MW wind farm in South Dakota
ENGIE North America Inc. acquired the 151.2-MW Dakota Range Wind III project in Grant and Roberts counties, S.D., from Apex Clean Energy Inc. for undisclosed financial terms.
Engie Resources completes acquisition of Plymouth Rock Energy
Engie Resources Inc. said Dec. 19 that it completed its acquisition of Plymouth Rock Energy LLC from MVC Private Equity Fund LP, which is backed by asset manager MVC Capital Inc.
Boralex closes acquisition of 100-MW wind portfolio in France
Boralex Inc. completed the acquisition of the last tranche of a portfolio of eight wind projects developed by French wind energy developer Ecotera Développement. The portfolio has a combined capacity of more than 100 MW.
FERC OKs Black Hills request to acquire 80-MW wind farm in Iowa
FERC approved Black Hills Electric Generation LLC's request to acquire the 80-MW Top of Iowa Wind Farm in Worth County, Iowa.
Excelsior Energy acquires 16.2-MW solar portfolio from Syncarpha Capital
Excelsior Energy Capital LP's North American Renewable Energy Fund acquired 100% of the sponsor equity interests in a 16.2-MW ground-mounted solar portfolio from asset manager Syncarpha.
FERC clears Dominion Energy's sale of 15-MW fuel cell facility
FERC on Dec. 20 approved Dominion Energy Inc.'s proposed sale of the nearly 15-MW Dominion Bridgeport Fuel Cell facility in Connecticut to FuelCell Energy Inc.
FERC approves Sumitomo to sell 10-MW Nev. solar farm to Algonquin Power
FERC authorized Sumitomo Corp. to sell a 10-MW solar project in Washoe County, Nev., to a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.