London, February 16th, 2018 – NextEnergy Capital is pleased to announce the acquisition of a portfolio of eight operating solar plants, undertaken on behalf of its private equity fund NextPower II.
The acquisition brings the total number of operating solar plants acquired by NextEnergy Capital Group, since its creation in 2007, to above the milestone of one hundred individual utility-scale plants. The total installed capacity acquired by NextEnergy Capital to date amounts to c.625MWp, spread among 107 individual plants.
The recently acquired portfolio comprises eight plants for an installed capacity of 13.4MWp located in Italy.
NextEnergy Capital’s first investment was completed in May 2009, with the acquisition of the Anfiteatro plant, a 1MWp plant located in Puglia, Italy. It was acquired on behalf of NextPower Holding BV, NextEnergy Capital’s first investment vehicle.