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The Week In Green Energy: iBanking Goes Sustainable

The renewable energy and cleantech sector is ripe for a wave of consolidation and Wall Street banks don’t want to miss out on this potentially lucrative stream of green advisory fees. That’s why a growing number of banks are forming dedicated renewable energy and cleantech-focused banking groups, including Lazard, which this week, hired veteran energy…

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BrightSource Ivanpah Project Gets Federal Nod

The Interior Department’s U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has approved BrightSource Energy’s 392-megawatt Ivanpah solar thermal power plant in the Mojave Desert.

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709 MW Solar Project Gets Federal Greenlight

Just days after California regulators greenlighted Tessera Solar’s 709 megawatts Imperial Valley project, the Interior Department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) stepped in and also approved the utility-scale facility.

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NextLight Signs PPA with NV Energy For 50 MW Solar Project

Nevada power utility NV Energy has agreed as part of a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to buy the output of NextLight Renewable Power’s 50-megawatt Silver State Solar Power photovoltaic facility, located near Primm, Nev.

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Magma Energy IPO Starts Wave of Geothermal M&A

The C$100 million ($88.7 million) initial public offering this month of Canadian geothermal developer Magma Energy has kickstart a wave of consolidation as companies seek to create scale in a sector poised to benefit from significant government fundings. On Wednesday Reuters reported that four Geothermal developers –three Canadian companies and a U.S.-based developer — announced…

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