Eddie O’Connor, Mainstream chairman, owned 42 per cent of the firm before it spent €153.3 million in late 2018 repurchasing and cancelling stock acquired by Barclays. Photograph: Frank Miller

Green energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor’s stake in Mainstream Renewable Power has increased to 55 per cent, after the emerging-markets-focused wind a(...)

The Sunday Times reports that companies linked to the family of developer Paddy McKillen are now in exclusive talks to buy the former Clerys department store on O’Connell Street in Dublin from Deirdre Foley’s Natrium consortium.

Permanent TSB’s (PTSB) agreement in late July to sell 11,000 distressed mortgages to an affiliate of US private equity firm Loan Star may result in th(...)

Eddie O’Connor has long been associated with renewable energy. The onetime chief executive of Bord na Móna founded Airtricity in 1997, selling it 10 years later to Scottish & Southern Energy and German power giant EON for €2 billion.

The chairman of green energy group Mainstream Renewable Power, Eddie O’Connor, has been chosen as The Irish Times Business Person of the Month for May(...)

Mainstream Renewable Power, the green energy group, was founded a decade ago by businessman Eddie O’Connor.

Mainstream Renewable Power, the green energy group founded a decade ago by businessman Eddie O’Connor, has sold a wind farm project off the coast of S(...)

Mainstream Renewable chief executive, Andy Kinsella

Early investors in Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power will be able to trade shares in the company before the end of the year, offering a prom(...)

Mainstream’s move to set up a grey market in its stocks comes as the group has put a full stock market flotation on the back-burner until the end of the decade. Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

Mainstream Renewable Power, the green energy group founded a decade ago by businessman Eddie O’Connor, has vowed to have a long-awaited grey market up(...)

Mainstream Renewable Power founder Eddie O’Connor. The company’s new time frame for an IPO is five years behind Mr O’Connor’s original objective. Photograph: Frank Miller

The long-awaited flotation of green energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power, which has raised about €200 million in equity in (...)

Eddie O’Connor has assumed the role of executive chairman at Mainstream.

Energy entrepreneur Eddie O’Connor has decided to step back from the day-to-day management of Mainstream Renewable Power, the international wind farm (...)

Businessman Eddie O’Connor: his  company Mainstream Renewable Power has vowed to “move quickly” to develop a €2.33 billion wind farm off the Scottish coast.

Businessman Eddie O’Connor’s Mainstream Renewable Power has vowed to “move quickly” with the development of a £2 billion (€2.33 billion) wind farm off(...)

Air-pollution problems afflict large Vietnamese cities such as Hanoi, which frequently has a  blanket of smog.

In Ireland we are already beginning to feel the negative effects of climate change through increased weather variability, and worse is yet to come. H(...)

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