Foresight to provide subsidy-free solar power to EDF in Spain

The 50MW Guzman plant is scheduled to start operating in the first quarter of 2020

Foresight Group powers up with double wind farm purchase

The infrastructure and private equity investment manager is now the owner of the 25MW Gruig facility and the 12.5MW Todmorden Moor site, located in Ballymena, Northern Ireland and West Yorkshire respectively

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Foresight and ArcelorMittal enter into solar PPA in Spain

The decade-long deal will see energy produced from two subsidy-free solar farms

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Foresight Group buys 50MW of German wind

In partnership with Korea Investment & Securities, the investment manager bought the wind resources from wpd

New 7.2MW solar farm in Portugal starts soaking up the rays

The 7.2MW Vale Matanças solar farm in Portugal has entered full operation. Located in Alcácer do Sal, the Foresight Group’s new facility is the firm’s first investment in a Portuguese utility-scale solar asset which did not benefit from government subsidy. A decade-long power purchase agreement (PPA) has been signed with a Spanish utility company and […]

Foresight group buys portfolio of 52 mini-turbines

The investment organisation purchased Simple Power Limited and its assets for an undisclosed sum

UK’s ‘largest’ solar bond worth £60m issued

An infrastructure and asset management company has issued a £60 million solar bond, believed to be the largest in the UK to date. Foresight Group used it to refinance its existing portfolio of solar assets in the country, located in Kent, Somerset and Wiltshire. Solar bonds are issued to provide low-interest financing for renewable energy […]

Government invests ahead of green bank approval

The Government has committed £80 million to green project financing ahead of the approval of the Government’s flagship Green Investment Bank. Two specialist fund managers will manage investments in the small scale waste infrastructure sector. All investments made by fund managers from Foresight Group and Greensphere Capital will be match-funded, bringing another £80 million more to […]