TerraNova, a new player in the printed circuit board recycling (e-scrap recycling) industry, was acquired by Metallica Commodities Corp. (MCC), a US based commodities group, on the 4th of December 2013. Having advised TerraNova on its previous financing round in 2009, Natureo Finance advised again TerraNova during this critical transaction.
Natureo Finance Research issued a 73-page sector report on Combined Heat & Power Generation (September 2013). The report's focus is on natural-gas-fed CHP technologies (established versus new/emerging), their country-specific economics (LCOE, payback period, ROI analysis) and their suppliers. This report follows two other major sector research notes on Green Gas Technologies: Natural Gas Trends and their Clean Profiteers (May 2013; 145 pages) and Stationary Fuel Cells; Addressing the Need for Clean Distributed Generation and Massive Grid Storage (July 2013; 42 pages).
Leosphere, an established and recognized global leader in the laser radar remote sensors market (LIDAR), has finalized its first institutional fund raising. The first part of a total fund raising of €20 million was closed with Oraxys, a leading European cleantech private equity firm for an investment exceeding €10 million. The second part of this transaction will be completed in 2013. (press release)
The corporate finance advisory boutique, Natureo Finance, has announced that it has successfully secured an investment of GBP 15 million (USD 24 million) from the South African strategic investor Sasol New Energy for the British based company OXIS Energy Ltd. (press release)
Natureo Finance was the exclusive financial advisor for the sale of Sun Development, a company of 10 solar power farm projects generating 9MW, which will reach commercial operation by the end of 2011 in the French oversea territories.(press release)
FORCE-A, a pioneer in plant diagnostic tools and services for sustainable agriculture founded in 2004, has finalized a new fundraising led by GoGreen Capital and Amundi Private Equity Funds. This funding round will acelerate the commercialization of its real-time diagnostic solutions, particularly in the grapevine and large crop segments. (press release)
Boralex and Cube Infrastructure Fund announced today the acquisition of three wind farms in France, increasing Boralex's installed wind power capacity in Europe to 170 MW. ... Boralex was advised throughout the process by Simmons & Simmons, Blake, Cassels & Graydon and Natureo Finance. (press release)