Retail Supplier Sells One Of Its International Retail Energy Businesses
May 12, 2021 Email This Story Copyright 2010-21 EnergyChoiceMatters.com
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Genie Energy Ltd. has entered into and closed on an Equity Purchase Agreement with Hanhwa Q Cells Japan Co., Ltd. (“Hanhwa”) providing for the sale of the equity interests in Genie Japan to Hanhwa.
The sale was consummated on May 10, 2021.
Hanwha paid ¥570.0 million (equivalent to approximately $5.2 million on the closing date) and assumed the obligation to repay Genie Japan’s existing credit facility in an amount of approximately ¥150.0 million (equivalent to approximately $1.38 million on the closing date).
Genie had in March 2021 said that it was undertaking a strategic evaluation of its international investment businesses (see story here)