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Solar & Storage Dominate North American Clean Energy Proposals   
March 14, 2015
- CleanTechnica - A new white paper from Bloomberg îNew Energy Financeî has found solar and energy storage dominating North American requests for proposals for clean energy. A total of 27 solar requests for proposal...
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BNEF: U.S. Utilities and defense show appetite for energy storage and solar   
March 14, 2015
- solarserver.com - Analysts at research firm Bloomberg îNew Energy Financeî tracked 52 clean energy requests for proposals (RFPs) in 2014, and found that solar dominated the field with more than 27 RFPs, and that...
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Utilities Show Appetite for Solar & Energy Storage   
March 14, 2015
- Domestic Fuel - A new paper released from research firm Bloomberg îNew Energy Financeî has found that North American utility companies focused on two sectors in 2014: advanced energy storage and solar. Analysts...
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Fortum Agrees to Sell Swedish Power Distribution Grid for $6.9 Billion   
March 14, 2015
- New York Times - Borealis, the infrastructure investor, will own 50 percent of the Swedish distribution network, with the remainder split among the Swedish pension funds Forsta AP-Fonden and Tredje AP-Fonden and the Swedish...
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Fortum Nets $6.9B In Sale Of Swedish Power Distribution Biz   
March 14, 2015
- Law 360 - The deal sees a consortium featuring Canada's Borealis Infrastructure and Sweden's Forsta AP-Fonden, Tredje AP-Fonden and îFolksamî picking up the distribution unit, which is known as Fortum Distribution AB...
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Fortum sells Swedish distribution business in record deal   
March 14, 2015
- Yle - The buyers are a consortium comprising Swedish national pension funds Första AP-Fonden and Tredje AP-Fonden, Swedish mutual insurance and pension savings company îFolksamî and the international...
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The 10 Most Common Gardening Mistakes   
March 14, 2015
- MSN - We scraped the stucco from around the perimeter of the room, strapped out the old ceiling, installed the new drywall so it stopped about 1.5 inches from the wall, and added J-trim for a nice îclean edgeî when we...
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Jyrki Kiviharju   
March 14, 2015
- Bloomberg - Mr. Jyrki Kiviharju has been a Director of îIlmarinenî Pension Insurance Co. Ltd since December 1, 2012. Mr. Kiviharju serves as Director of the Bank Employers' Association. He holds a LLM. To contact...
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UPDATE 1-Finland's Fortum sells Swedish grid for $6.9 bln   
March 14, 2015
- Reuters - The buyer consortium comprises from Borealis, the infrastructure investment arm of the pension fund OMERS, as well as Swedish pension funds Forsta AP-Fonden, Tredje AP-Fonden and îFolksamî. Sources told...
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Fortum : Consortium acquires Fortum Distribution AB   
March 14, 2015
- 4 Traders - A Consortium consisting of Borealis Infrastructure, Third Swedish National Pension Fund (AP3), îFolksamî with subsidiaries and First Swedish National Pension Fund (AP1) ("The Consortium") have today signed...
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