In depth
17 May 2024

Financing last-mile connections in Africa

Low-income household energy projects in Africa are increasingly being financed via securitisation structures. The deals are relatively small, but the impact could prove as significant as new large-scale generation projects. More

News
17 May 2024

estasca expands team into US with addition of Porter

London-based energy transition and sustainable chemicals consultancy etasca has appointed Matthew Porter as a director to expand its footprint into the US. Porter will advise private equity investors and lenders within the energy transition and chemicals markets.Porter’s 15 years of project... More

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17 May 2024

Maynilad to issue $260m of blue bonds

The Philippines’ Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the PHP15 billion ($260 million) blue bond offering of Maynilad Water Services Inc.Maynilad is the concessionaire of the west zone of Metro Manila and is the first company to issue blue bonds under the guidelines released... More

In depth
15 May 2024

Has the time arrived for US carbon capture?

A combination of higher subsidies and a recognition that renewables can’t do all the work of decarbonisation looks promising for the US. Proximo and Leidos assemble a panel of experts to look at what still needs to be done. More

News
17 May 2024

AESL acquires Essar Transco

Adani Energy Solutions Ltd (AESL) has acquired a 100% stake in Essar Transco Limited for an enterprise value of INR19 billion ($227 million). The share acquisition by AESL’s subsidiary Adani Transmission Step-Two Limited (ATSTL) follows definitive agreements signed in June, 2022. The... More

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17 May 2024

San Diego awards EV charging contract

The San Diego City Council has approved an agreement to add hundreds of new electric vehicle charging stations at public facilities throughout the City. The Council awarded a contract to True Upside Consulting LLC (TUC) for installation and maintenance of the charging stations. Under the terms... More

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17 May 2024

B.Grimm and Greenergy target C&I solar in Thailand

B.Grimm Power and Greenergy (Thailand) have signed a MoU to jointly study and develop solar projects for the industrial and commercial sector in Thailand.The two companies will target 100-300MW of projects through PPAs for both on-site and off-site solutions. The plan also includes preparation for... More

Data and research

Recently closed deals

Deal name Cost in $m Country Sector
25 MW Donsin PV Solar Project - Chexim Direct Loan 49 Burkina Faso EV solar + bat storage
TANGO Solar Panel Factory Project - SACE Covered Loan 614 Italy PV solar
Matrix Renewables PV Solar and Battery Storage (Spain, Italy, US, Chile) - Financing 321 Italy EV solar + bat storage
Matrix Renewables Spanish PV Solar Portfolio - Financing 191 Spain PV solar
48 MW Pecineaga Onshore Wind Farm Project - Financing 89 Romania Onshore wind
News
17 May 2024

Pakistan-China close in on giant petrochemical partnership

Pakistan is poised to cement a partnership with China on a new crude-to-petrochemical refinery project. The agreement, which would involve Saudi Aramco, Pakistan State Oil, and Sinopec, is likely to be penned during Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif’s visit to Beijing next month.The proposed design... More

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May 21 - May 22, 2024

Proximo Nashville 2024: Financing America's Infrastructure & US Digital Infrastructure Finance

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News
17 May 2024

US provides $520m for water projects

Funding of $520 million will be provided to 57 projects across six US regions to increase drought resilience and improve water delivery systems.All six regions are served by the Bureau of Reclamation and the projects will improve water conveyance and storage, increase safety, improve hydropower... More

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17 May 2024

TenneT seeks funding for its German grid operations

TenneT is to explore the possibility of tapping into the capital markets for the funding of its German grid operations.The company’s 10-year investment plan in the Netherlands and Germany for the period 2024-2033 adds up to €60 billion ($65 billion), which is expected to be funded... More

Data and research

Latest contracts closed by EPC contractors

Name Date Country Sector
Van Oord awarded contract for large-scale offshore wind project in Poland 14/02/2024 Poland Renewables (other)
VINCI wins contract to dismantle nuclear reactors in Sweden 02/02/2024 Sweden Nuclear
VINCI wins the power connection contract for three berths at HAROPA PORT | Le Havre 01/02/2024 France Electricity transmission
BAM appointed to construct new academic building at University of South Wales Treforest Campus 22/01/2024 United Kingdom Education
McDermott Secures Offshore Contract for the Kasawari Carbon Capture and Storage Project in Malaysia 16/01/2024 Malaysia Renewables (other)
News
17 May 2024

Contract signed for Israeli light rail project

The HN-Light Rail Line consortium of Alstom, Electra and Minrav has signed a contract for the light rail system between Haifa and Nazareth in northern Israel.The partners were awarded the project in February to design, finance, build, operate and maintain the light rail system by Trans Israel... More

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17 May 2024

Treasury issues additional guidance on domestic content

The US Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released additional guidance on the Inflation Reduction Act’s (IRA) domestic content bonus.The domestic content bonus applies to facilities and projects built using the required amounts of domestically produced steel,... More