The soon-to-be-privatised lender is helping the county of Kent replace 120,000 street lights in the largest such PFI project to date.
The German utility is plugging $500m into a facility that is set to become Illinois’ second-largest wind farm.
Caroline Weir, a former partner and financial controller at NewSmith Asset Management, has joined the placement agent in London.
The vehicle has secured an A$100m cornerstone investment from Australian renewables financier CEFC.
The Australian super fund said in August that it was aiming to deploy about A$1bn through direct investments in infrastructure.
The French developer is hoping to use the extra funds, some of which will come from development financier Proparco, to help it reach its goal of 1GW of installed capacity by 2019.
The Auckland-based fund will now look to invest more in renewables, energy efficiency and ‘transformational’ infrastructure.
The French bank’s revolving credit facility will allow ReNew Financial to provide property-assessed clean energy loans for up to 7,000 homes.
As part of Impax’s strategy to develop and sell renewables assets, the firm has exited three projects to the German insurer’s alternatives arm.
The Silicon Valley giant will split the power produced at a Dutch wind farm with three Dutch companies.