Investment Update: Binn Group Energy from Waste

Binn Eco Park EFW

Investment Update: EPC contractor and operator appointed for Binn Group Energy from Waste facility in Scotland Iona Capital and Binn Group have appointed the French-based company TIRU to build and operate their £70 million Energy from Waste (EfW) facility at Binn Eco Park near Perth, Scotland.  Targeted to open in 2024, the 6.8MW (export) EfW […]

Biogas Power / Iona Management Services Acquisition

Press Release: Biogas Power / Iona Management Services Acquisition Iona Management Services (“IMS”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Biogas Power Operations (‘BPO’) which operates and maintains three of Iona Capital’s (“Iona”) gas to grid biogas plants in Scotland. Under the terms of the acquisition agreement, Spyros Iliakis will become a director of BPO […]

Iona Capital Invests In New CHP Plant

GLW Feeds

Iona Capital invests in First CHP plant with GLW Feeds Iona Capital (Iona), the low carbon infrastructure investor and fund manager has financed the construction and operations of a new Combined Heat & Power energy plant located at GLW Feeds’ site in Shepshed, Loughborough. GLW Feeds Limited (GLW) is one of the largest independent, family-owned […]

Iona Capital invests in Shawton Energy

Iona Capital invests in Shawton Energy Iona Capital, the low carbon sustainable fund manager, has agreed a partnership with Shawton Energy to become a funded decarbonisation partner for industrial and commercial businesses. With a focus on new roof-top solar projects through a power purchase agreement, the partnership will assist a multitude of industries meet their […]

Iona Capital enters the solar market

Iona Capital Enters the UK Solar Market Iona Capital, the low carbon sustainable fund manager, is entering the UK solar market in a partnership with IGas to develop utility scale solar farms in the UK.  Its first solar project with IGas will be situated in southern England and will be 25-40MW in size. By drawing on […]

Carbon Capture: Technology Focus

Bridgwater Resource Recovery

There is no doubt that Energy from Waste (EfW) is a much-needed addition to processing municipal solid waste. There is still a vast quantity of refuse material that cannot be recycled due to there being no local separate collection mechanism in place for organic (kitchen) wastes, or because there are limitations in recycling technology both […]

St Boswells repurposes grain from gin distillery

An article in the BBC last week covered how a rise in demand for gin has helped fuel plana for a £46m grain distillery in the Borders. Jackson Distillers has indicated that the new facility will produce 20 million litres of alcohol per year and will provide 20 permanent jobs, 200 during the facilities construction. […]

Iona Management Services

Deal Overview One of the UK’s leading independent service providers within the low carbon renewables sector. Alongside other disruptive technologies, IMS provides operations and maintenance services on-demand to anaerobic digestion, combined heat and power (CHP) and biomass projects. Iona Management Services (“IMS”) was established in August 2015 as Advantage Biogas, and renamed Iona Management Services […]

King’s Cross signs green gas deal with Iona Capital

King’s Cross will become the first neighbourhood in the UK to move its entire gas supply to green gas Iona Capital’s partnership will reduce the carbon footprint of King’s Cross by 50%, saving 20,000tCO2 per annum Iona Capital has agreed a landmark deal with King’s Cross in London which will see the 67-acre estate switch […]

Biogen Waen

Deal Overview In October 2012, when a consortium of North Wales local authorities; Denbighshire County Council, Conwy County Borough Council and Flintshire County Council signed a 15-year agreement with Biogen UK to design, build, and operate the Waen facility. The investment benefits from government support under the FiT regime and the RHI subsidy, both of […]