Renewable Energy Update : Third Quarter 2010
Deloitte Financial Advisory Services
This quarter’s Renewable Energy Update, produced by Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, summarizes the most recent transactions along with information on the most active buyers, current transaction valuation multiples and an overview of the public market’s perception of the industry.
This quarter’s highlights
Mergermarket data show that renewable energy M&A activity has remained relatively robust in 2009 and 2010. In Europe, 105 deals were announced in 2009 for a total disclosed value of €9.2 billion, and already 67 for the first 9 months of 2010 for a total disclosed value of €5.3 billion. Market expects that M&A activity will increase over the coming 12months with 2 major trends:
- Utility companies will be active acquirers of green energy assets; and
- Private equity investments in the sector will increase in the coming months.
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