China’s Trina Solar goes for a convertible solar bond: US$100m, 5yr, 4% coupon. It’s a challenging market environment for solar but the bonds keep coming.

China’s Trina Solar is issuing US$100m of convertible bonds with 5-year tenor and 4% annual coupon, with semi-annual payments. An extra US$15m could be raised, as Trina has given the underwriters a 1-month window to buy additional bonds. Guess they are waiting to gauge demand. Underwriters are Deutsche Bank, Barclays, and Credit Suisse, with Roth Capital Partners as …

Envirotech & Clean Energy Summit

Dear Colleague, Just 2 weeks remain until Europe’s largest green investment event , the Envirotech & Clean Energy Investor Summit 2013 returns to London on October 30-31. The Summit provides an unprecedented networking opportunity with investors, deal makers and company leaders in renewables and cleantech. We are delighted to be able to release a selection …

NEWNET: Trina Solar shirks losses in Q2, pushes profit to $51.2m

21 August 2013 – Today’s Top Stories on NewNet NADB finances Sol Orchard’s $67.6m PV park Rentech sells Natchez bioenergy site for $9m Turkey’s Aksa Enerji funded €44m for three wind farms Raya confirms financing for Indonesian geothermal projects Pattern Energy begins 218MW Texas wind farm construction SPI Solar to …

NewNet Daily Newsletter: B Capital Partners acquires €500m wind portfolio for European institution

NewNet Daily Newsletter 4 June 2013 Investors come back to solar sector – see why with a New Energy World Network premium subscription Deal News B Capital Partners acquires €500m wind portfolio for European institution PREMIUM Tidal energy innovator Tocardo lines up global orders for 2013 PREMIUM Denham Capital’s Greenleaf Power purchases 19MW …