Project finance©2017 IFLR 201160Project financeEurope deals of the year: project financeSome of the most exciting innovations came in the renewables market – these included landmark solar stations and wind farms, 08 May 2017 13:00:00 GMTDEAL: First commercial energy storage system projectLender CIT and developer Macquarie Capital expect this technology to take off as battery systems become more reliable, 12 Apr 2017 08:45:00 GMTJapan pushes forward with risky first loan to IraqThe Middle Eastern country's unstable political and economic situation has some worried about the prospect of repayment, 10 Apr 2017 15:15:00 GMTDEAL: Aus first solar portfolio acquisition and financingEdify Energy closed funding for some of the country's first large-scale projects which attracted a trio of international lenders, 31 Mar 2017 10:45:00 GMTDEAL: Banks Renewables wind farm financingThe £210 million deal has combined commercial bank debt with institutional investment for the first time on a project that’s not yet operational, 14 Mar 2017 09:00:00 GMT