Bioenergy Infrastructure Group (BIG) is a UK biomass and Energy from Waste (EfW) aggregation platform. Since being established the platform has grown to one of the largest Energy from Waste operators in the UK with a portfolio of seven sites both under construction and operational, providing a solution to the excessive landfill waste issues in the UK.
BIG benefits from long-term, stable, inflation-linked revenues, backed by UK Government support for renewables.
Infracapital Solar is a fully operational portfolio of six photovoltaic plants, with, at the time of realistion, a total operating capacity of 36.5 MW, located in Spain. The parks are located across four sites, Fontellas, Lasesa, Valtierra and Tordesillas. All parks were built under the Royal Decree 1578/2008.
The business offers a sizable standalone investment in a fragmented market, and provides stable revenues with low operational risk.
Realised: Dec 2016
Zephyr Investments Ltd is one of the largest onshore wind farm portfolios in the UK, at the time of realisation, owning 17 operational wind farms with a combined capacity of 391.2MW. The portfolio includes the 60 MW North Hoyle offshore wind farm, the UK’s first major offshore wind farm built in 2003 off the North Wales coast.
The business generates revenue through the sale of electricity under long term power purchase agreements (PPAs).
Realised: March 2017
The Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon is a 320MW hydroelectric power generation project planned for the western end of the Severn Estuary in Wales. The project plan consists of a six mile barrier fitted with sluice gates and 16 bi-directional turbines designed to generate electricity as the tide ebbs and flows. The Severn Estuary holds the second highest tidal range in the world and within this Swansea Bay benefits from an average tidal range during spring tides of 8.5m. Electricity would be generated four times a day for 14 hours a day.
Infram Energy is a renewable energy aggregation platform established by Infracapital and Amarenco Solar to invest in the late stage development and construction of renewable energy generation projects and assets across the UK, Ireland and France. The initial portfolio consists of three rooftop and ground mounted solar projects in France backed by a 20 year Feed In Tariff, with a total generating capacity of 75MW. The platform has a strong pipeline of further projects and expects to develop c.50MW of projects per annum.
The platform offers stable, inflation linked revenues backed by Government support for renewables.
The value of investments will fluctuate and investors may not get back the original amount they invested.