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15 April 2014

Plastic to diesel company Vadxx looks to raise $1.5m

plastic170 The alternative fuels company Vadxx is looking to raise $1.5m selling equity according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

4 April 2014

Gas-to-plastic company Newlight Technologies raises $9.2m

plasticrecycling_170 Alternative plastics developer Newlight Technologies has raised $9.2m from both new and existing investors.

3 April 2014

BaltCap acquires 75% stake in waste manager Ecoservice

waste_170 Private equity firm BaltCap has bought a 75 per cent stake in Ecoservice UAB in a deal that valued the Lithuanian waste management company at €14.9m.

2 April 2014

Alternative fuels developer JBI Energy eyes further funding

plastic170 JBI Energy, an alternative fuels company that makes diesel out of waste plastic, has raised $320,000 in a funding round that is targeting a total investment of $1m.

28 March 2014

World Bank kickstarts cleantech incubator in Ethiopiap

ethiopia_170 The World Bank has launched a new cleantech business hub, the Ethiopia Climate Innovation Center in Addis Ababa to support enterprises that address climate change and boost the local economy.

26 March 2014

John Laing raises £160m to invest in clean energy, waste projectsp

westmill_solar_170_170 John Laing Environmental Assets Group has raised £160m in an initial public offering to fund investments in renewable energy and waste processing assets.

25 March 2014

Norway’s Energy Ventures sells Cubility to private equity firm Triton

OIl-rig_170jpg Oslo-headquartered venture capital firm Energy Ventures has sold Norwegian oil services company Cubility to private equity firm Triton, for an undisclosed sum.

25 March 2014

Green private equity firm WHEB doubles its money in packaging bet

plastic_bottles_170 UK green-focused private equity firm WHEB has sold its stake in the sustainable packaging company Petainer to for twice amount it paid for it in 2008.

21 March 2014

Industrial waste specialist Central Environmental Services raises $12.2m

US industrial waste management company Central Environmental Services has raised $12.2m selling equity.

20 March 2014

Vertex picks up refining assets from Omega Holdings in $48m deal

oil_refinery170 Environmental services company Vertex Energy has acquired used oil re-refining assets from Omega Holdings for a combination of stock, cash and other liabilities worth more than $48m.

20 March 2014

UK’s Green Investment Bank commits £51m for waste-to-power plant

powerlines170 UK's Green Investment bank has committed £51m to a waste-to-power plant project that will be located in Norfolk in the east of England.

20 March 2014

John Laing increases planned stake in Environmental Assets Group

EONWind_170 John Laing has boosted its planned stake in the 160m London Stock Exchange initial public offering of its environmental assets group from 24.9 per cent to 40 per cent.

19 March 2014

Cleantech investment vehicle Infuse Ventures make second close on $18mp

a_solar_panel170 Clean technology investor Infuse Ventures has held a second close on its latest fund on $18m. The vehicle is targeting a final target of $20m.

19 March 2014

CCC Private Equity nets 34% IRR on French wastewater company Orège

Wastetwater1_170 Clean technology-focused Climate Change Capital Private Equity (CPE) has sold its stake in French wastewater company Orege achieving a gross IRR of 34%.

18 March 2014

Methane extraction startup Loci Controls raises $765,000

Air Products waste to energy plant Loci Controls, a startup that is developing smart technology for the extraction of methane from landfills, has closed a seed funding round of more than $765,000.

13 March 2014

eWaste Systems aims for $800,000 fundraisep

London, England-based electronics recycler eWaste Systems is aiming to raise $800,000 in equity funding.

13 March 2014

French waste management firm Paprec acquired Desplat

recycling_170_sq French recycling group Paprec has acquired Burgundy-based metal and waste paper recycling firm Desplat.

5 March 2014

OFS Energy Fund III opens $175m fundraisep

Houston, Texas-based private equity investor OFS Energy Fund III has raised $7m so far in its latest, ongoing funding round.

28 February 2014

Bowman Power raises £3m

UK-based waste heat recovery technology firm Bowman Power has raised £3m in a new funding round.

27 February 2014

Maori tribes make offer for Transpacific’s waste management unitp

A consortium that includes two Maori tribes is reportedly set to make an offer for Transpacific Industries Group’s New Zelanad waste management unit, which is also courted by private equity major Carlyle.

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