New Energy World Network: Connecting Investors, Innovators & Deal-Makers worldwide

Essential industry insights

cleantech --- renewables --- sustainability


Posts Tagged ‘biomass’

19 April 2012

RBS leads UK bank lending to renewable energyp

RBS loaned more to renewable energy projects in the UK than any other bank, according to its new sustainability report.

17 April 2012

Real Ventures wins approval for £130m UK biomass plant

UK biomass project developer Real Ventures has received permission to build a 49.5MW plant at the Port of Immingham, North East England.

13 April 2012

Stock round-up: Uncertainty remains in the bio-marketp

Despite being one of the more established forms of renewable energy generation, most large bioenergy companies are still at the development stage, striving for profitability.

13 April 2012

RES moves step closer to £250m UK biomass plant

Global clean energy project developer Renewable Energy Systems has moved a step closer to building a £250m biomass plant at the port of Blyth, North East England.

12 April 2012

US Department of Defense looks to deploy 3GW of renewable power by 2025p

Tank_170SQ The US Department of Defense will look to deploy 3GW of renewable energy by 2025, creating a wealth of opportunity for project developers in the country.

10 April 2012

US gives further $15m to encourage bio oil market penetrationp

Bioenergy innovators in the US are set to benefit from a $15m funding pool to encourage the use of renewable fuels.

4 April 2012

US investor launches $350m green fundp

A US investment firm told NewNet it was targeting $350m for its new green fund which will focus on waste-to-energy and biomass opportunities.

3 April 2012

Solazyme, Bunge to develop Brazilian bio-oil plant

US alternative fuel company Solazyme and agribusiness Bunge have formed a joint venture to build a bio-oil facility in Brazil.

28 March 2012

Bioenergy business Kedco doubles revenue, lowers loss

Ireland-based bioenergy company Kedco recorded revenue worth €11.7m in the second half of 2011, more than double the first half total of €5.4m.

20 March 2012

European renewable energy business ‘assessing’ capital options, may IPOp

A diversified European renewable energy company is reportedly looking to carry out an initial public offering and confirmed to NewNet that it is assessing funding options.

20 March 2012

Abengoa to lead Spanish bioenergy R&D project

cane_170_170 Spanish cleantech company Abengoa has been selected by the International Technological Development Center to lead the Bio-AndaluS bioenergy project.

19 March 2012

German utility targets onshore wind, biomass in €3bn renewable energy spendp

MVVEnergie_170_170 A German electricity supplier told NewNet it is actively deal sourcing in its domestic onshore wind power market, and will look to spend up to €3bn in renewable energy by 2020

19 March 2012

Areva to build Thai biomass plant

French energy company Areva has been contracted to build a 9.9MW biomass plant in Thailand by U-Thong Bio Power.

13 March 2012

US government welcomes $795m biomass facility

The Under Secretary of Energy Thomas D’Agostino was present to mark the opening of a new $795m renewable energy fuelled facility at the Savannah River Site (SRS).

12 March 2012

UK investor targets £20m for sustainability EIS fundp

britishpound170 A UK investment firm has launched a sustainability-focused EIS fund, and told NewNet it is targeting a final close of £20m.

8 March 2012

OriginOil receives algae harvester order in Paris

US bioenergy company OriginOil has received an order from its French joint venture partner Ennesys to supply an algae harvester and other components for a test programme.

7 March 2012

Fortum to invest €20m to build bio-oil plant

Finnish energy company Fortum is set to invest €20m to construct an industrial-scale bio-oil plant.

6 March 2012

Virdia secures $75m to build biomass plants in Mississippi

US biomass specialist Virdia, formerly HCL Cleantech, has secured finance worth $75m through the Mississippi Development Authority to build manufacturing plants in the state.

2 March 2012

SDG&E sees largest ever increase in renewable energy

San Diego Gas & Electric has reported its largest single year increase in renewable power, compared to overall power sales.

1 March 2012

Ameresco sees 17% revenue increase in 2011

US energy efficiency and renewables company Ameresco recorded revenue worth $728.2m in 2011, a 17.8 per cent increase on the previous year when the figure stood at $618.2m.

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy & Cookies Policy

NewNet is a trading name of Investor Networks Limited, registered in England (No. 06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © New Energy World Network (NewNet) 2008-2014