Europe’s power industry saw a rise of 1.96% in deal activity during July 2022, when compared with the last 12-month average, led by Ardian’s $1.42bn acquisition of GreenYellow, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

  • Embed this chart

    Embed this chart into your website

    Copy and paste the image source into your website to display the chart.


A total of 52 power industry deals worth $2.9bn were announced for the region in July 2022, against the 12-month average of 51 deals.

How well do you really know your competitors?

Access the most comprehensive Company Profiles on the market, powered by GlobalData. Save hours of research. Gain competitive edge.

Company Profile – free sample

Thank you!

Your download email will arrive shortly

Not ready to buy yet? Download a free sample

We are confident about the unique quality of our Company Profiles. However, we want you to make the most beneficial decision for your business, so we offer a free sample that you can download by submitting the below form

By GlobalData
Visit our Privacy Policy for more information about our services, how we may use, process and share your personal data, including information of your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.

Of all the deal types, M&A saw most activity in July 2022 with 28 transactions, representing a 53.9% share for the region.

In second place was private equity with 12 deals, followed by venture financing deals with 12 transactions, respectively capturing a 23.1% and 23.1% share of the overall deal activity for the month.

In terms of value of deals, private equity was the leading category in Europe’s power industry with $1.76bn, while M&A and venture financing deals totalled $990.02m and $109.9m, respectively.

Europe power industry deals in July 2022: Top deals

The top five power deals accounted for 91.5% of the overall value during July 2022.

The combined value of the top five power deals stood at $2.61bn, against the overall value of $2.9bn recorded for the month.

The top five power industry deals of July 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Ardian’s $1.42bn private equity deal with GreenYellow

2) The $702.93m acquisition of Ostwind Engineering,Ostwind Erneuerbare Energien,Ostwind International and Ostwindpark Rotmainquelle GmbHKG by Orsted

3) Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s $225m private equity deal with Octopus Energy Group

4) The $142.97m acquisition of Titan 2020 by Galp Energia

5) SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust’s $119.36m acquisition deal with United Utilities Renewable Energy