News 2017-08-09T18:15:00+00:00

Press releases in English

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30thNov, 2017

CIP enters into partnership with Offshore Energy for Australian offshore wind project

Offshore Energy Pty Ltd. (Offshore Energy) and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), on behalf of the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III K/S (CI III), are pleased to announce that they have entered into a partnership regarding [...]

25thOct, 2017

Michael Hannibal joins Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners

Michael Hannibal joins Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) as partner to take a lead role on CIP’s investment activities within the large and growing offshore wind business. CIP managing partner Jakob Baruel Poulsen says: “I [...]

19thOct, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners completes GBP 250m refinancing of two biomass power plants in the UK (Brigg and Snetterton)

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has completed the refinancing of its interest in two biomass power plants in the UK on behalf of the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure I K/S (CI I). The fund has provided [...]

6thOct, 2017

CIP PROJECT Office Taiwan- Inauguration Ceremony

CIP opens project office in Taipei and announces collaboration with state-owned partner China Steel and Diamond Generation Asia Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) Project office in Taiwan was officially unveiled on 6th October. The ceremony [...]

15thAug, 2017

First jacket installation in Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm

On August 12, 2017, Beatrice reached an important milestone with the installation of the first jacket. The £2.6bn UK offshore windfarm Beatrice (588 MW) is the world’s largest offshore wind farm based on jacket [...]

13thJul, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III obtains commitments of DKK ~14 BN (EUR ~1.9 BN) after only 4 months

After only 4 months of fundraising, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III had its third close on July 13, 2017 with total commitments reaching EUR ~1.9 bn. Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) initiated [...]

10thJul, 2017

Dolwin3 completes installation of the converter platform

With the successful installation of the topside (approx. 10,000 tons weight) of the converter platform DolWin Gamma, the project has reached an important milestone. The topside has been manufactured in Rostock at the Baltic [...]

13thJun, 2017

The making of Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm (video – English, Mandarin 中文, Japanese 日本語)

English: 中文 - Mandarin Chinese: 日本語 - Japanese: Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners K/S (CIP) is a fund management company founded [...]

31stMay, 2017

Veja Mate completes construction

We are pleased to announce that first offshore wind project of CIP has completed its construction. With the installation and commissioning of the last of its 67 Siemens SWT-6.0-154 turbines, Veja Mate completed construction [...]

11thMay, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners has acquired 3 offshore wind sites under development in Taiwan

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) through the funds Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S (CI II) and Copenhagen Infrastructure III K/S (CI III) has acquired 3 offshore wind sites under development in Taiwan. The three sites are all [...]

9thMay, 2017

New project partner for US offshore wind project Vineyard Wind

On behalf of its fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S (CI-II), Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with Avangrid Renewables concerning the US offshore wind development [...]

1stMay, 2017

Danish joint venture completes second UK biomass power plant ahead of schedule

As of 22 April 2017, the Snetterton Renewable Energy Plant has been handed over to the owners after a construction period of 29 months, which is one month ahead of schedule and within the [...]

30thMar, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S invests in US onshore wind project Bearkat I

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) will, through the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S (CI-II), make a net equity investment of $81m for the construction of the onshore wind farm Bearkat I in Glasscock County, Texas [...]

16thMar, 2017

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners initiates fundraising process for its new fund with commitment of 8.8 bn DKK (~1.2 bn EUR)

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has initiated the fundraising process for its new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III K/S, which will now be open for investor subscription. The new fund has already been backed by a [...]

18thJan, 2017

Veja Mate delivers first power from the North Sea

First WTG generates renewable energy 95 kilometers from the island of Borkum Veja Mate Offshore Wind Farm has reached an important milestone.  In just 18 months after financial close, the first Siemens 6MW wind [...]

22ndDec, 2016

Danish joint venture generates electricity at UK renewable energy plant ahead of schedule

This week saw the new Snetterton Renewable Energy Plant generate its first electricity for the national grid nearly 2 months ahead of schedule, adding to the clean, green energy now being generated from renewable [...]

25thNov, 2016

Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S and Terna Energy S.A. invest in the onshore wind project Fluvanna I in Scurry County, Texas

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) have, through the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S, provided a $61m mezzanine loan for the construction of the onshore wind farm Fluvanna I in Scurry County, Texas (“Fluvanna I”). Fluvanna [...]

28thSep, 2016

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partner enters into new partnership with Beothuk, Newfoundland, Cananda

On behalf of Copenhagen Infrastructure II, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners has entered into a partnership with the Canadian-based developer Beothuk Energy to develop the 180MW St Georges Bay Project off the coast of Newfoundland. Beothuk Energy [...]

9thSep, 2016

Veja Mate: Offshore substation successfully installed in time

We are pleased to announce that last night a major milestone in the Veja Mate project was reached, when the offshore substation was successfully installed. The installation was completed only 14 months after financial [...]

25thAug, 2016

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners acquires offshore wind project in Massachusetts, United States

On behalf of Copenhagen Infrastructure II, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners has acquired 100% of Offshore MW LLC, a company holding a 166,886 acre (675 square km) offshore wind energy lease issued by the US Bureau [...]

8thAug, 2016

Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S and BWSC invest in combined heat and power biomass plant project Kent, UK

The fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II andBurmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) have acquired 100% of the biomass-fired combined heat and power plant project Kent in the UK developed by Estover Energy Ltd and [...]

9thJul, 2016

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners acquires two onshore wind projects in Texas, United States

On behalf of Copenhagen Infrastructure II, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners acquires 100% of the US onshore wind projects Bearkat Renewable Energy Project, LLC (366 MW) in Glasscock County, Texas and Blue Cloud Renewable Energy Project, [...]

9thJun, 2016

Veja Mate Offshore Project Installs One Third of its MPs

Veja Mate Offshore Project is pleased to announce the installation of one-third of its 1300T monopiles.  The construction phase began in April 2016 and Veja Mate contractor Offshore Wind Force (OWF) has managed to [...]

26thMay, 2016

Danish joint venture officially opens the Brigg Renewable Energy Plant and launches a local Community Benefit Fund

Today, the Brigg Renewable Energy Plant was officially opened by Cllr. Trevor Foster, North Lincolnshire Mayor, in the presence of local, national and European dignitaries. The renewable energy plant, which is the largest dedicated [...]

25thMay, 2016

Green light for construction of £2.6bn Beatrice offshore windfarm in Moray Firth, Scotland

The £2.6bn Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Ltd (BOWL) project has been given the green light for construction by owners SSE (40%), Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) (35%) and SDIC Power (25%) after the project reached Financial [...]

26thFeb, 2016

Torben Carlsen joins as new Chairman of the investment committee of Copenhagen Infrastructure II

Torben Carlsen joins as the new chairman of the investment committee of Copenhagen Infrastructure II, thereby replacing Bjarne Graven Larsen, who has been appointed CIO of Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Canada)  Torben Carlsen is [...]

2ndFeb, 2016

Danish joint venture completes UK biomass power plant ahead of schedule

In 2013, Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), together with PensionDanmark, formed a joint venture, BWSC PLC Ltd. (BPCL), to build, own and operate biomass power plants primarily [...]

4thNov, 2015

The Danish FSA has completed their review of CIP without remarks

The review (written in Danish) can be found here for your kind perusal.

2ndJul, 2015

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners ends fundraising period for new fund with a total commitment of DKK 14.7bn / EUR ~2bn

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners ends fundraising period for new fund with a total commitment of DKK 14.7bn / EUR ~2bn. With 19 financial investors, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) establishes its new investment fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure [...]

30thJun, 2015

Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S invests in German offshore wind project Veja Mate

On behalf of the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners invests EUR 250 million in the 402 MW German offshore wind project Veja Mate. The Veja Mate project is located in the German [...]

24thApr, 2015

Talent 100 – Stephanie Bendorff Røpcke

CIP is very happy and proud to announce that Stephanie Bendorff Røpcke is one of the Talent 100, 2015: http://www.business.dk/talent100_2015

11thMar, 2015

Copenhagen Infrastructure II K/S invests in British biomass power plant project Brite

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners has acquired 100% of the British biomass-fired power plant project “Brite” on behalf of the Copenhagen Infrastructure II fund, an investment amounting to DKK 1.6 bn. The Brite biomass-fired power plant [...]

24thNov, 2014

Joint Venture – BWSC, CII with PensionDanmark as investor, invest DKK 1.6 bn in power plant Snetterton

BWSC and PensionDanmark establish new Power Plant in England Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) and the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure I with PensionDanmark as investor continue their successful joint venture and create their [...]

14thNov, 2014

Bjarne Graven Larsen joins as Chairman of the Investment Committee of Copenhagen Infrastructure II

In September 2014 Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) published, that the company together with 8 institutional investors have established a new investment fund – Copenhagen Infrastructructure II. The fund was established with a commitment of [...]

6thNov, 2014

CIP invests in UK offshore wind project Beatrice

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners invests in the UK offshore wind project “Beatrice”   On behalf of its two funds, Copenhagen Infrastructure I and II, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners acquires 25% of the UK offshore wind project [...]

2ndOct, 2014

CIP Launches New Fund

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners launches a new fund with first commitments of approx. DKK 8 bn/EUR 1.05 bn. Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners is launching a new investment fund with eight institutional investors. The investors have made [...]

29thAug, 2014

CIP Initiates a New Cooperation

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners initiate a cooperation with Lars Thaaning Pedersen and Henrik Scheinemann, whom both have extensive experience within windpower projects and operations. The expansion of CIP is following the increased activity level with [...]

17thFeb, 2014

EURm 384 Investment in Offshore Grid Connection

EUR 384 million investment in new offshore grid connection for North Sea wind farms Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) and the Dutch company TenneT are to make a joint investment in the DolWin3 offshore grid [...]

1stJan, 2014

Investment in UK Wind Farms

Via the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure I, PensionDanmark is investing approx. 153 million GBP in an acquisition from Falck Renewables S.p.A. of approximately half of six wind farms in the United Kingdom. The total capacity [...]

1stOct, 2013

New CIP Partner

Christina Grumstrup Sørensen joins Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners. Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is pleased to announce that Ms. Christina Grumstrup Sørensen will join CIP as partner as of 1 March 2014. Until her accession as [...]

14thAug, 2013

Brigg: Investment in biomass fired power plant in Lincolnshire

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) and PensionDanmark have formed a joint venture, BWSC PLC, which will build, own and operate power plants internationally. The company’s initial investment of GBP 160m will go [...]

18thJun, 2013

Cape Wind: 200 m USD investment

PensionDanmark to fund 200 million USD investment in Cape Wind Via the fund Copenhagen Infrastructure I, managed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, the pension fund PensionDanmark is funding a conditional investment commitment of 200 million [...]

11thOct, 2012

PensionDanmark invests 800 mEUR in CIP

PensionDanmark has taken the initiative to establish a new infrastructure fund managed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, a newly established team of former employees from Dong Energy. PensionDanmark will be the only investor in the [...]

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Press Releases

6thOct, 2017
31stMay, 2017

Veja Mate completes construction

18thJan, 2017
24thApr, 2015
6thNov, 2014
2ndOct, 2014

CIP Launches New Fund

29thAug, 2014

CIP Initiates a New Cooperation

17thFeb, 2014
1stJan, 2014

Investment in UK Wind Farms

1stOct, 2013

New CIP Partner

18thJun, 2013

Cape Wind: 200 m USD investment

11thOct, 2012