Emmanuel Jaclot

Shizen Energy, CDPQ to Invest $474 Mn in RE in Japan & Outside

Shizen Energy, a renewable energy leader in Japan, and CDPQ, a Canada-based global investment group, have announced a JPY 20-billion ($135 million) investment in Shizen Energy. The two companies have also agreed to a co-investment framework, which will involve potential investments of another $339 million by CDPQ. The official statement has held that the investment […]

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Energize Ventures Raises $330 M to Advance Sustainable Tech

Chicago-based Energize Ventures has announced the closing of a second flagship fund with total capital commitments of $330 million, aiming to invest in digital solutions with proven potential to optimize energy, critical infrastructure and sustainable industries. Energize Ventures is an alternative investment manager that funds digital-first solutions accelerating the sustainable energy transition. The firm provides financial, operational […]

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CDPQ Raises Stake in Azure Power to 40% via $100 Mn Addl Investment

Post this new investment, the total amount invested by CDPQ in Azure Power grew to USD 240 million. Canada’s one of the leading institutional fund managers, La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) has raised its shareholding in Azure Power Global, India-based solar firm, to 40 percent through USD 100 million contribution to the company’s recent […]

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