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23 August 2013

Waste To Energy Partners raises $150,000 of $3.3m roundp

US, Boulder-headquartered Waste To Energy Partners has raised $150,000 of a $3.3m financing round.

23 August 2013

EQT completes recycling specialist Synagro Technologies buyout

Nordic private equity firm EQT has completed the acquisition of recycling specialist Synagro Technologies a few days after its restructuring plan was approved by a bankruptcy judge.

21 August 2013

Silver Lake raises over $650m for cleantech fundp

Private equity firm Silver Lake has confirmed it has raised more than $650m for its first growth fund focused on cleantech companies, which will be invested in partnership with Soros Fund Management.

8 August 2013

Bill Gates-backed waterless toilet seeks funding for Western expansionp

Loowatt-170_170 London-based Loowatt, which received a $1m grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in late June, has exclusively told NewNet that it will seek further funding to develop its business in western markets seeking greater water efficiency.

6 August 2013

Alaska Pacific Environmental Services I begins fundraisep

North American recycling company Alaska Pacific Environmental Services has begun fundraising and is seeking an indefinite amount of equity.

31 July 2013

US-based Environmental Quality Company acquires Allstate Power Vac

US environmental services firm The Environmental Quality Company, a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, has acquired New Jersey-based Allstate Power Vac.

29 July 2013

UK’s Isle of Man looks to replicate Ecoisland green growth

The UK’s Isle of Man is aiming to replicate the success of the Isle of Wight's Ecoisland sustainability programme and boost green growth in the region.

25 July 2013

Shanks Group debt rises to £207m in ‘challenging’ waste sectorp

The Shanks Group's debt has risen to £207m as it divests non-core assets, according to its interim management statement released today.

23 July 2013

Indian waste management company Ramky buys Australia’s Enviropacific Services

Indian waste managementcompany Ramky Enviro Engineers has agreed to acquire Australia's Enviropacific Services.

22 July 2013

UK’s Jewson strikes waste-to-energy supply deal with Biffa

Saint-Gobain Building Distribution’s Jewson has struck a deal with waste management partner Biffa that aims to push forward Jewson’s target of zero waste to landfill.

18 July 2013

Family office-backed EcoMachines Incubator launches in London

A cleantech incubator has launched in London with backing from a family office to offer seed financing and mentorship to hardware and engineering companies in the energy and green sectors.

17 July 2013

Shanks breaks ground at new UK waste treatment facility

UK waste group Shanks has broken ground at a new treatment facility in Wakefield.

12 July 2013

US innovator Biowish Technologies raises $11.74m

Biowish Technologies International, a US-based environmental management and agri-business innovator, has raised the majority of a $15m equity round, securing commitments totalling $11.74m.

11 July 2013

Exclusive: Waste2Tricity considers Middle East listingp

Waste2Tricity, which is backed by Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich, told NewNet it is ‘seriously considering’ listing on the Nasdaq Dubai Stock Exchange.

10 July 2013

Coca-Cola expands 2020 environmental goals

Coca-Cola Company has strengthened its partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to further its environmental goals globally.

9 July 2013

Waste2Tricity sees opportunity for 50 plants throughout UK, Thailandp

Waste2Tricity, which is backed by Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich, has exclusively told NewNet that following the announcement of its flagship waste-to-energy plant, it sees opportunity for a further 50 throughout the UK and potential for a similar number in Thailand.

8 July 2013

Waste2Tricity works with AMEC for flagship waste-to-energy plant

Waste2Tricity is working with engineering company AMEC and consultant Foster Wheeler to draw up plans for its flagship UK waste-to-energy plant at the Bilsthorpe Business park, Nottinghamshire.

5 July 2013

Waste Management Inc gains Indian market share with backing of Attero Recycling

India-based electronic waste recycling specialist Attero Recycling is set to raise capital from Waste Management Inc in order to expand into overseas markets.

4 July 2013

Peel to pick five UK anaerobic digestion sites for Tamar Energy

Tamar Energy has struck a deal with Peel Environmental to develop up to five new Anaerobic Digestion (AD) plants across the north of England.

2 July 2013

Cycle Capital Management to launch third Canadian cleantech investment fundp

Canadian venture capital firm Cycle Capital Management is to launch a third fund focused on the cleantech sector.

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