Longroad Energy Holdings LLC

US renewable energy project development headquartered in Boston and San Francisco

Longroad's focus is primarily in the development of utility-scale wind and solar generation throughout North America. Longroad was founded in 2016, and is the reformulated team of First Wind, one of the most successful independent renewable energy development teams in the U.S. over the past decade. 

Infratil's partnership with Longroad combines local knowledge with the capital of Infratil and The New Zealand Superannuation Fund. Infratil and New Zealand Superannuation Fund own 80% of the business while Longroad Energy Partners (LEP) an entity held by the Longroad executive team own the remaining 20%. Over time, Longroad will provide an option for further investment in stable, low risk operating assets.

Infratil Update May 2017

This Update explains why Infratil invested in Canberra Data Centres, Longroad Energy and Tilt Renewables, and outlines the investment plans of each of those businesses.

Longroad News


Longroad Energy completes financing of Prospero 2

27 Aug 2020

Infratil advises that Longroad Energy has closed the financing and commenced construction of the Prospero 2 Solar Project, a 331 MWdc project located in Andrews County, Texas. Longroad Energy will continue to own the US$320 million project, which is expected to come on-line in the second quarter of...

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Longroad to commence construction of 215 MW solar project

8 Apr 2020

Longroad Energy to commence construction of 215 MW California solar projectInfratil advises that Longroad Energy has the closed the financing and commenced construction of its Little Bear Solar project, comprising comprising four separate projects totaling 215 MW in Fresno County, California. Longroad Energy has also announced that two Danish pension...

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Longroad to commence construction of 243 MW Texas wind farm

15 Jul 2019

Infratil announces that Longroad Energy has closed the financing of its 243 MW El Campo wind project in Knox County, Texas, USA. Longroad Energy is partnering with two Danish pension funds, PKA and PenSam (acting through their investment manager, AIP), to construct the project, and will retain a 50% equity...

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