14 December '10
10:25 AM UTC
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Renewables

Denham Capital-Backed Developer Acquires Third Calif. Biomass Plant

A biomass plant operator, backed by energy-focused private equity firm Denham Capital, has paid an undisclosed amount for a 47-megawatt biomass facility in Southern California. Read More »

15 November '10
12:43 PM UTC
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  Biofuel

PE-Backed Biomass Co. Acquires California Plant

A newly formed biomass plant operator has paid an undisclosed amount for a 28-megawatt power plant in Northern California. Read More »

11 February '10
10:16 AM UTC
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  Solar

SunPower Acquires SunRay, 1,200 MW Project Pipeline

SunPower Corp. has an agreement to acquire SunRay Renewable Energy, a Malta-based solar power plant developer, and its project pipeline of photvoltaic projects of 1,200 megawatts, for about $277 million.

SunPower, a San Jose-based,  is buying SunRay from its shareholders, including management and private equity firm Denham Capital, for $235 in cash and $42 million in a letter of credit and promissory notes. Read More »

7 February '10
8:41 AM UTC
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Uncategorized

This Week In Green Energy: Government Intervention Wanted

This week, Green Energy Reporter traveled to Washington, D.C. for the annual (RETECH). The event was held at the cavernous Washington Convention Center where, maybe because of the size of the place or because of the impending blizzard, attendance seemed thin.  Aside from the looming snowstorm, on the minds of the people who made it to the conference were two issues: cap-and-trade and access to capital. Read More »

2 February '10
2:54 PM UTC
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  Geothermal

Vulcan Power Raises $108M from Boston PE Fund

Vulcan Power Company, a Bend, Ore., developer of geothermal energy projects, has raised $108 million in private equity funding from Denham Capital, an energy-focused investment firm. Vulcan plans to use proceeds to finance the development of its 300- megawatt project pipeline in California, Oregon and Arizona. Read More »