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13 August 2020

Al Kharsaah: How low can solar tariff bids go?

The first phase of the 800MW Al Kharsaah solar PV scheme in Qatar has reached financial close. The project is backed by a world record low tariff for a solar project to meet...

11 August 2020

BNDES: A little more like other DFIs

BNDES is shifting its mandate, with project origination and structuring now higher on the corporate agenda, as Brazil’s DFI looks to attract other sources of financing to the...

10 August 2020

Do US universities need further education in P3?

The budgetary pressures that have pushed US public universities into using P3 concessions have not abated. Private sector capital is still plentiful. But is well-priced risk...

29 July 2020

Facilitating India’s ambitious renewables targets

The Indian renewables sector has been primarily domestically financed to date. With the government targeting 450GW of renewable capacity by 2030, regulatory moves are being made to...

23 July 2020

The Proximo Weekly Digest - New NEPA: A regulatory set of dentures

The new NEPA is designed speed up US infrastructure project permitting. But it also appears to be a significant weakening of environmental regulation, leaving NEPA with a set of...

22 July 2020

New regs for a new economic environment?

Infrastructure plans are popping up everywhere as key elements of economic stimulus. But with government budgets battered by Covid-19 fallout and borrowing at historic highs,...

09 July 2020

The Proximo Weekly Digest - French fibre: Deal flow kicks up another...

In terms of deal flow and volume France’s FTTH market just keeps on giving. So what is the secret to French success?

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14 August 2020

Masdar's Uzbek solar project financing takes shape

Masdar is expected to close a DFI-backed loan by year-end to finance a $112 million solar PV plant in southwestern Uzbekistan. Financed via project vehicle Nur Navoi...

14 August 2020

Vale secures approval for $1.5bn Serra Sul 120 project

Brazilian iron ore miner Vale has received board approval to proceed further with the Serra Sul 120 iron ore mine expansion project, with an estimated multi-year...

14 August 2020

Phillips 66 targets green fuel production at Rodeo refinery

Phillips 66 plans to reconfigure its San Francisco Refinery in Rodeo, California, to produce renewable fuels. The plant would end the use of crude oil, instead converting...

14 August 2020

MIRA to sell US waste business to GFL Enviromental

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) has reached an agreement on behalf of Macquarie Infrastructure Partners II (MIP II) for the $1.2 billion sale of  WCA...

14 August 2020

Vietnam approves $895m mountain expressway PPP

Vietnam's Prime Minister has authorised the investment plan of the Dong Dang-Tra Linh expressway under the PPP model. The proposed 115km four-lane expressway will...

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