Power

02/20/17 : Nexif Energy Announces Milestones

Nexif Energy, an independent power producer focused on Australia and SE Asia, shared updates on the company’s two new wind generation projects.  

01/20/17 : Privcap: The Ways Africa’s Electricity Shortage Amps Up Returns

Privcap recently featured Denham’s Scott Mackin discussing the firm’s power investments in Africa and why the continent is presenting attractive opportunities.

12/14/16 : Amandi Energy Achieves Financial Close

Amandi Energy today announced that it has reached financial close and begun construction of the $552 million Amandi Energy Power Plant , a 200 megawatt combined cycle, dual-fuel power project in Aboadze, Ghana.

10/25/16 : Bridge Power Project Receives Ghanaian Parliamentary Approval

The Early Power consortium today announced that it has received parliamentary approval from the Government of Ghana and subsequently signed a 20-year power purchase agreement with the Electricity Corporation of Ghana for the 400 megawatt greenfield Bridge Power project. 

09/21/16 : Denham Capital Highlights its Three African Power Portfolio Companies

Denham Capital shared updates on its three African power portfolio companies with the heads of state and global CEOs gathered in New York City during the U.S.-Africa Business Forum co-hosted by Bloomberg Philanthropies and the U.S. Department of Commerce. 

08/02/16 : Denham “Avoids Subsidies,” Favors Emerging Markets

Denham’s Scott Mackin recently shared insights on the firm’s power investment strategy with Bloomberg New Energy Finance Reporter Bryony Collins. 

07/06/16 : BioTherm Energy’s Dassiesklip Wind Facility Featured as Innovative Project by EE Publishers

BioTherm’s Dassiesklip Wind Facility is creative, innovative and changing South African lives. Read more about the project from EE Publishers’ Pierre Potgieter who took a week-long, U.S. Embassy-sponsored tour of the country to profile renewable projects.

06/22/16 : Denham Capital and GreenWish Partner

Denham Capital and GreenWish Partners today announced a partnership to develop, build and finance a portfolio of 600 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy assets across sub-Saharan Africa by 2020. 

06/06/16 : Denham’s Justin DeAngelis Previews AEF, discusses M&A activity in the African power sector with Engerati

Denham Capital Managing Director Justin DeAngelis shares his thoughts about how Africa’s emergence as a prime investment destination is shaping the continent’s energy landscape in an Engerati webinar that also previewed the upcoming Africa Energy Forum (AEF).

05/10/16 : Denham’s Scott Mackin Discusses Global Power Generation as an Opportunity for Infrastructure Investors at Milken Institute’s Global Conference 2016

Global power generation and other infrastructure gaps are presenting investors with multiple opportunities. Watch Managing Partner Scott Mackin share his expertise on comparing and contrasting different infrastructure investment opportunities at Milken Institute’s Global Conference 2016.

03/08/16 : Denham Capital’s Steven Mandel Writes About Wind Investing in Emerging Markets

Investors play a key role in taking wind into new energy-hungry markets, writes Steven Mandel, Vice President at Denham Capital, in a contributed article for the online wind industry news outlet A Word About Wind.

02/17/16 : Endeavor Energy’s Songon Power Project in Côte d’Ivoire in Advanced Stage Development with Starenergie 2073

Endeavor Energy announced today it has significantly advanced the Songon Power Project in Côte d’Ivoire it is developing with local independent power producer Starenergie 2073 and forecasts a financial close by the end of the thirdquarter of this year.   

02/15/16 : Nexif Energy Acquires Controlling Interest in Vietnamese Hydro Power Project

Nexif Energy announced today that it has taken controlling interest in the 30 megawatt (MW) Coc San hydro power project in Vietnam through the acquisition of a majority ownership of Viet Hydro Pte Ltd. 

12/07/15 : Denham’s Justin DeAngelis Featured in Clean Energy Pipeline Special Report on Financing in Africa

In a special report by Clean Energy Pipeline, Denham Capital Managing Director Justin DeAngelis discusses the evolving renewable energy financing landscape in Africa. 

11/04/15 : EMPEA Special Report: Private Investing in the Power Sector in Emerging Markets

Denham Capital Partner Scott Mackin shares his thoughts about the opportunities for private investment in emerging markets’ power sectors in a special report from the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA). Mackin, the EMPEA Energy Council chairman, discusses how these investments allow portfolio company management teams to build new, high-quality power assets to drive further economic growth and welfare gains by increasing access to reliable, affordable power.  

11/02/15 : Infrastructure Investor Cites Denham’s Role in Emerging Market Development

Denham was cited by Infrastructure Investor for its efforts in the publication’s recap of the recent Emerging Markets Forum. By 2035, the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA) anticipates that $10.2 trillion will be invested in emerging power infrastructure in these developing regions. 

10/30/15 : Africa's Evolving Power Generation Infrastructure

Recently, Denham portfolio companies BioTherm Energy and Endeavor Energy were highlighted in features about the rapidly changing African energy landscape and the continent’s fast growing opportunity set in pieces by the Wall Street Journal and Financial Times.

09/27/15 : Financial Times: Endeavor Energy Discusses Ivory Coast Opportunities

Endeavor Energy, which is planning a 375MW gas-to-power project in Côte D’Ivoire, discussed the strength of the Ivory Coast's infrastructure in a Financial Times special report.

09/24/15 : Denham Capital Partners with Global Renewables Platform Jenner Renewables

Denham Capital announced today a partnership with Jenner Renewables. The Madrid-based independent power producer will develop, finance and construct renewable power generation assets globally. 

09/14/15 : Wall Street Journal: South Africa Pushes to Expand Renewable Energy

Will South Africa's rapidly growing renewable energy industry help bring the lights on for good, and does it provide a blueprint for others in the region to follow? Jasandra Nyker, CEO of Denham Capital-backed BioTherm Energy, discusses these questions with the Wall Street Journal as part of the publication’s special energy report published today.

08/24/15 : Denham Capital Backs Nexif Energy, Forming Southeast Asia Power Investment Platform

Denham Capital announced today a partnership with Nexif to develop, finance, construct and opportunistically acquire conventional and renewable power generation assets across Southeast Asia.

05/27/15 : Endeavor Energy Partners with Starenergie2073 to Develop Gas-to-Power Project in Côte d’Ivoire

Endeavor Energy announced that it has entered into a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with Starenergie2073 to develop the Songon Gas-to-Power project outside Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. 

05/26/15 : BioTherm Energy to Sell Controlling Interest in Portfolio of Operating South African Solar, Wind Power Plants

BioTherm Energy announced that it has signed an agreement to sell a controlling interest in a portfolio of operating solar and wind power plants in South Africa that have a combined gross capacity of 48.5 megawatts (MW) to SunEdison.   

04/15/15 : BioTherm Energy Secures 251MW in Round 4 of Renewable Energy Program from South African Department of Energy

BioTherm Energy has been appointed for three projects as part of the South African Department of Energy's Preferred Bidders of Round 4 of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Program. 

04/08/15 : Abdul Latif Jameel Strengthens Energy Business with Acquisition of Leading Solar Developer Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV)

Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services has announced the acquisition of Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) to expand its energy business.                         

03/25/15 : Greenleaf Power Enters into Purchase Agreement with Leidos to Acquire Plainfield Renewable Energy in Connecticut

Greenleaf Power, an owner and operator of renewable energy power plants, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Plainfield Renewable Energy. 

03/18/15 : Denham Capital and Thesis Energy Partner to Form European Independent Power Company

Denham Capital and Thesis Energy, a London-based independent power management company, have partnered to pursue opportunities in European power generation. 

03/10/15 : Denham's Bert Koth Highlighted by Mines & Money Hong Kong

Denham Managing Director Bert Koth was highlighted by Mines and Money Hong Kong about his participation in the Meet the Investor roundtable at the 2015 event. 

03/09/15 : Ghana 1000 Consortium and Shell Enter into Exclusive Negotiations for LNG Supply to the Ghana 1000 Power Project

Co-lead developers General Electric and Endeavor Energy, along with partners Eranove and Sage Petroleum, have entered into an agreement with Shell for the Ghana 1000 project. 

01/29/15 : Ghana 1000 Consortium Partners with Excelerate Energy on Gas-to-Power Project

Co-leaders of the Ghana 1000 project, Endeavor Energy and General Electric, have signed an agreement with Excelerate Energy for the reservation of an FSRU that will provide storage and regasification of liquefied natural gas for the Ghana 1000 power plant. 

01/07/15 : FRV Closes $82-million Solar PV Financing with Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Solar developer FRV closes $82 million deal with Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), creating one of the largest solar PV projects in Latin America.  

11/06/14 : Construction Underway at FRV´s Moree Solar Farm

FRV's 70 megawatt (MWp) Moree Solar Farm, one of the largest solar projects in Australia, broke ground during a ceremony that underscored the importance of solar and the renewable energy target to Australia’s energy future.

10/16/14 : Endeavor Energy Joins World Bank’s Newly Established Global Infrastructure Facility as Strategic Advisor

Endeavor Energy, a privately owned independent power development and generation company backed by leading energy-focused global private equity firm Denham Capital, has agreed to join the World Bank’s recently launched Global Infrastructure Facility (GIF).

09/04/14 : FRV's Andrea Fontana Discusses the Opening of Australia's Largest Solar Farm

FRV's Andrea Fontana discusses new opportunities in developing Australia's power supply, with the opening of the country's largest solar project, Royalla Solar Farm.

09/03/14 : FRV Opens Royalla Solar Farm, The Largest Operating Solar PV Plant in Australia

FRV, a global solar development company with a 3 gigawatt (GW) development portfolio in emerging solar markets, begins operation of its first large scale solar project in Australia.

08/27/14 : BioTherm Energy CEO Jasandra Nyker Discusses Africa’s Future in Renewable Energy

In Bloomberg TV Africa’s “African Women To Watch: Women In Energy,” BioTherm Energy CEO Jasandra Nyker explores renewable energy in Africa (segment begins at 20:09). 

08/08/14 : Denham's Scott Mackin on Africa's Energy Landscape and PE Opportunity

Denham Managing Partner and Co-President Scott Mackin explores the emerging opportunities in Africa in a research article for the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA).

08/04/14 : FRV Achieves Financial Close for 70 Megawatt Moree Solar Farm in Australia

FRV announces finanical close of Moree Solar Farm, making it one of Australia's largest solar projects.

07/24/14 : FRV Closes Financing to Build 65 Megawatt Photovoltaic Plant in Uruguay

FRV announces financial closing of a 65 megawatt photovoltaic plant in Uruguay.    

06/11/14 : Denham's Scott Mackin Leading EMPEA's New Energy Council

Denham Capital's Managing Partner Scott Mackin has been named Chair of the EMPEA's newly formed Energy Council.  

05/12/14 : Endeavor Energy's Sean Long Discusses Ghana 1000 Project with Interfax

Endeavor Energy CEO Sean Long discuses with Interfax the partnership with Finagestion to support the 'Ghana 1000 Project' in Africa.

05/07/14 : GE Endeavor Energy and Finagestion come together in an Innovative Project to boost Ghana Power Supply by 1000 Megawatts

GE, Endeavor Energy and Finagestion Announce New Innovative Project 

05/06/14 : BioTherm Energy CEO on Why Renewables Are The Way Forward

In a World Economic Forum blog, BioTherm Energy CEO Jasandra Nyker explains why renewables provide the best way forward for Africa.

12/16/13 : Denham Capital's Justin DeAngelis on the Power Africa Initiative

Denham Capital's Justin DeAngelis discusses the market's reaction to the Power Africa Initiative in Project Finance News Wire.

11/18/13 : Endeavor Energy and Joule Africa Partner to Develop Bumbuna Phase II Power Project

Commits to Develop and Construct $700M, 202-Megawatt Hydroelectric Power Project in Sierra Leone  

09/04/13 : Denham Capital Power & Renewables Team Shifts Headquarters to London

Expanding Opportunity Set in Emerging Markets Spurs Move by Global Energy and Resources-Focused Private Equity Firm 

08/30/13 : Denham Capital's Scott Mackin on Targeting Emerging Renewable Energy Markets

Clean Energy Pipeline interviews Denham Capital's Managing Partner and Co-President, Scott Mackin, to discuss projects in  emerging markets, including South Africa, Mexico and Australia.

08/27/13 : Latin Market’s Latin Private Equity Journal: Investor Meeting Overview

Denham Capital Managing Director Victor Muñoz  sits down with Latin Market's Latin Private Equity Journal to discuss the firm's strategy and footprint in Latin America.

08/01/13 : Renewable Energy: The Way Forward for SA

BioTherm's Chief Executive Officer, Jasandra Nyker, is featured in this year's Most Influential Women magazine.

07/24/13 : Profitable, Responsible Real-Asset Investing

Denham Capital Managing Director Victor Muñoz featured in the third of Privcap's multi-segment thought-leadership series on Real Assets in Brazil.

07/01/13 : Sourcing, Financing & Closing Deals

Denham Capital Managing Director Victor Muñoz featured in the second of Privcap's multi-segment thought-leadership series on Real Assets in Brazil.

06/18/13 : Denham Capital Forms Endeavor Energy

New company to focus on thermal and hydroelectric power projects in Africa

06/13/13 : US Drives Americas M&A in 2012, But Emerging Markets are Strong Future Bet

Clean Energy Pipeline features Denham Capital Managing Partner Scott Mackin in the "Green Energy 2013:  Renewable Energy M&A Activity in the Americas" report.  

05/13/13 : Infrastructure Investing in Brazil: Filling the Gaps

Denham Capital Managing Director Victor Muñoz featured in the first of Privcap's multi-segment thought-leadership series on Real Assets in Brazil.

05/06/13 : Denham Capital to Invest $75 Million in Australian Wind Power Porfolio, Forming OneWind Australia

Leading global energy-focused private equity firm partners with  Enersis Australia, National Power and Kato Capital.

05/06/13 : Denham Backs Australian Wind Power That’s Cheaper Than Coal

Bloomberg reports on Denham's latest investment, OneWind Australia.  

04/15/13 : Emerging Markets Draw Developer, Financier Interest

Justin DeAngelis, Director at Denham Capital, featured in the latest edition of Power Intelligence.

04/04/13 : Leading the Green Revolution

BioTherm Energy featured in the latest issue of The International Resource Journal.

04/01/13 : Fotowatio Renewable Ventures Discusses Doing Business in Australia

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures' Australia Country Manager Andrea Fontana shares his thoughts on future growth opportunities in the Australian clean energy industry.

12/17/12 : Denham Capital to Sell Interests in GNPower’s MarivelesPowerPlant

Ayala Corporation to acquire stake in 600-megawatt project in Philippines.

11/20/12 : BioTherm Energy Announces Financial Closing of Three South African Renewable Energy Projects

South African Company's Solar and Wind Initiatives Projected to Provide Nearly 50 Megawatts of Renewable Energy.

11/06/12 : Denham Capital to Open Office in Perth, Australia

Global Energy and Resources-Focused Private Equity Firm to Explore Metals and Minerals, Power and Renewables and Oil and Gas Investment Opportunities in Asia Pacific.  

09/05/12 : Fotowatio Plans to Build Australia’s Largest Solar-Power Project

Bloomberg covers FRV's recent announcement to build Australia's largest solar-power project, the Royalla Solar Farm.

05/01/12 : Denham Capital Closes $3 Billion Energy and Resources-Focused Private Equity Fund

Denham Capital Management LP, a leading energy and resources-focused global private equity firm, announced today the closing of its sixth fund, Denham Commodity Partners Fund VI LP.

04/12/12 : Denham Earmarks 20% Of $3 Billion Fund For Renewable Energy

Scott Mackin, managing partner and co-president, discusses recent fund closing and renewable power investments with Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

04/11/12 : Acciona Windpower Wins First Brazilian Turbine Contract

Bloomberg Private Equity Briefs features Scott Mackin, managing partner and co-president, discussing wind power in Brazil.

03/08/12 : FRV and Denham Capital to Partner in Global Solar Enterprise

Denham Capital announces partnership with global solar company, FRV.

03/06/12 : BioTherm's Jasandra Nyker Selected as a 2012 Young Global Leader

The World Economic Forum recognizes BioTherm's CEO, Jasandra Nyker, for her professional accomplishments.