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AGI Group grows with joining of Premex Solutions GmbH

AGI Group grows with joining of Premex Solutions GmbH: The AGI Group is happy to report the favourable acquisition of Premex Solutions GmbH, Switzerland, on 31st May 2022. The AGI Group is a world-famous innovator in glass technology for a variety of chemical processing industries, containing the scientific and pharmaceutical sectors, & academia. Its root…
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The CMA has launched an inquiry into Energystore’s acquisition of Warmfill

The CMA has launched an inquiry into Energystore’s acquisition of Warmfill: The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has opened an inquiry into energystore Limited’s completed acquisition of Warmfill Ltd. In November 2021, Holywood-based insulation business Energystore purchased Northern Ireland insulation manufacturer Warmfill to boost its expansion, adding to its five production facilities throughout the UK…
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New biomass acquisition announced by Drax

New biomass acquisition announced by Drax: Drax Group has announced its acquisition of Pacific BioEnergy’s pellet sales contract book, a Canadian wood pellet fuel provider. The agreement is expected to add 2.8 million tonnes of sustainable biomass supply orders to counterparties in Japan and Europe. The agreement is expected to increase the group’s long-term third-party…
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Waste management firm Biffa finishes Viridor asset gain

Waste management firm Biffa finishes Viridor asset gain: It has finished its acquisition of the collections firm along with specific recycling assets from Viridor Waste Management. The acquisition will increase Biffa’s industrial & commercial collections business and recycling capacities within the UK. It contains 3 waste transfer stations in Edinburgh, Sheffield & Cornwall, 15 depots…
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Southern Water stake purchased by Australia’s Macquarie

Southern Water stake purchased by Australia’s Macquarie: Australia’s Macquarie Asset Management has come to an agreement to obtain a majority stake concerning Southern Water Services Limited in an agreement valued over £1 billion. Comprised in the agreement, Macquarie will invest, representing long-term investors that contain pension funds as well as insurance companies, to recapitalise the…
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Johnson Matthey purchases Oxis Energy battery assets

Johnson Matthey purchases Oxis Energy battery assets: Sustainable tech firm Johnson Matthey has bought the assets & intellectual property of UK-located battery materials developer Oxis Energy, which went bust previously this year. Oxis Energy, which is located close to Oxford, was a lithium-sulphur battery builder including assets that can be adjusted for the production of…
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National Grid acquires £7.8bn Western Power Distribution

National Grid acquires £7.8bn Western Power Distribution: National Grid has reported the £7.8 billion take over of Britain’s biggest electricity distribution business, Western Power Distribution (WPD). The purchase from PPL Corporation is predicted to permit the group to make a ‘strategic’ portfolio repositioning. The company also said, in the second half of this year, it…
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Norway’s Statkraft to purchase UK Solarcentury for £118m

Norway’s Statkraft to purchase UK Solarcentury for £118m: Norwegian state-owned utility Statkraft has reported the acquisition of UK solar panel manufacturer Solarcentury in a deal estimated at £118 m. The energy company will attain access to a 6GW pipeline in South America & Europe, as well as the UK, Spain, France, Greece and Italy, upholding…
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Ørsted B2B customers moved to Total Gas and Power

Ørsted B2B customers moved to Total Gas and Power: Total Gas and Power is to take over by agreement Ørsted business-to-business (B2B) portfolio of their natural gas and power customers. This action comes as the Danish energy giant aims to diminish its downstream operations and focus on owning, building and operating renewable generation assets –…
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Robin Hood Energy customer base bought by British Gas

Robin Hood Energy customer base bought by British Gas: Robin Hood Energy‘s customer base has been sold to British Gas for an undisclosed sum, the supplier has announced. Run by Nottingham City Council, the failing supplier has reportedly made around 230 staff redundant. Once the transaction is completed on 16th September, the deal will see…
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