News & Views

The latest from Northleaf on news, insights and activities across the firm.
Apr 30, 2015

Northleaf acquires equity interest in ORPD geothermal portfolio with an aggregate value of $442 million

Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Ormat Nevada Inc. (Ormat) fulfilled all conditions precedent and achieved financial closing under the previously announced equity transaction with Northleaf Capital Partners. Pursuant to the purchase agreement, which the parties executed on February 5, 2015, Northleaf acquired a 36.75% equity interest in a newly established Ormat holding company subsidiary for a purchase price of $162.3 million. The joint venture includes Ormat's Puna geothermal power plant in Hawaii, the Don A. Campbell geothermal power plant in Nevada, and nine power plant units across three recovered energy generation assets known as OREG 1, OREG 2, and OREG 3.

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Mar 23, 2015

Northleaf acquires additional interest in Waterloo Wind Farm

EnergyAustralia has agreed to sell its remaining 25 per cent equity interest in the 111MW Waterloo Wind Farm, and the development rights to the Waterloo expansion project, to Palisade Investment Partners and Northleaf Capital Partners.

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Feb 05, 2015

Ormat Technologies Inc. Announces $175 Million Agreement with Northleaf Capital Partners for a 40% Equity Investment in Certain Power Plants at a Valuation of $438 Million

Portfolio of 106 MW includes two geothermal facilities and three REG power plant complexes; Ormat to retain day-to-day managerial and operating control over the portfolio

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Jan 29, 2015

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Commits Additional $330 Million to the Canadian Private Equity Market

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Northleaf Capital Partners (Northleaf) announced today that CPPIB has committed an additional $330 million to the Canadian private equity market. The funds will be committed to a Canadian fund-of-funds program that will be managed by CPPIB’s longstanding investment partner, Northleaf.  This investment is in addition to CPPIB’s $70 million commitment in 2014 to the Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund. Since 2005, CPPIB has committed $1.2 billion to Canadian private equity investments through its partnership with Northleaf

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Nov 20, 2014

Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund makes lead commitment to best-in-class seed and early-stage fund manager Golden Venture Partners

Northleaf Venture Catalyst Fund (NVCF) today announced that it has made a $15 million commitment to Golden Venture Partners Fund II (GVP II), a mobile focused seed and early-stage venture capital fund based in Toronto.

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Nov 10, 2014

Edgar Haryanto joins Northleaf Capital Partners as Associate on the infrastructure team

Northleaf Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Edgar Haryanto joins our firm as Associate on the infrastructure team.  Edgar will be based in the Toronto, Canada office.

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