In depth
20 June 2024

Brightline keeps on track

Brightline's recapitalisation has involved raising debt for refinancing at the opco, parentco and holdco levels. Complex? Yes. Does it work? Investors seem convinced. Is it replicable? Maybe. More

News
20 June 2024

ReGen III moves forward with DOE loan application

ReGen III Corp (GIII) has advanced its prospects of receiving a US Department of Energy (DOE) guaranteed loan for a proposed used motor oil (UMO) re-refinery project.The DOE’s Loan Programs Office (LPO) has determined that the company’s project in Texas City meets the definition of an... More

News
20 June 2024

SES syndicates financing for Intelsat acquisition

SES has announced the syndication of a €3 billion ($3.2 billion) financing package to support the agreement for the company to acquire Intelsat.Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley jointly had underwritten a €3 billion bridge facility to support SES’s financing requirements as part of... More

In depth
14 June 2024

ChemOne: Navigating a difficult path to financial close

ChemOne is approaching financial close for its flagship Malaysia petrochemicals facility after enduring years of pandemic-related strictures. Its journey has taken in a few unexpected junctures along the way, but its resilience is a healthy marker for big ticket industrial projects in emerging... More

News
20 June 2024

Accenture agrees to acquire Italian 5G and fibre firm

Accenture (ACN) has agreed to acquire Fibermind, an Italy-based network services company, specialising in fibre and 5G deployment, as well as engineering services. The transaction will strengthen Accenture’s capabilities in the domain and extend network services to clients across multiple... More

News
20 June 2024

NERC offtake ensures Zungero hydro stays online

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has concluded a deal to purchase 450MW of electricity from the Zungeru Hydro Electricity Generating Company Limited.The power plant recently concluded testing of its 700MW capacity but faced a potential shutdown due to a lack of off-takers. The... More

News
20 June 2024

KKR and Singtel set to invest $1.3bn in STT GDC

KKR and Singtel are set to invest an initial S$1.75 billion ($1.3 billion) in ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC) via Redeemable Preference Shares.Singtel and KKR may also invest an additional S$1.24 billion ($920 million). The investment will be used to "further advance STT GDC's... More

Data and research

Recently closed deals

Deal name Cost in $m Country Sector
64 MW Alabat Island Wind Power Project - Financing 90 Philippines Onshore wind
461MW Vifor Onshore Wind Farm Project - Financing 314 Romania Onshore wind
150MW/300MWh Cranberry Point Energy Storage Project - Financing 133 United States Battery storage
120.8 MW Jekabpils PV Solar Project - Financing 94 Latvia PV solar
Pisa and Florence Airport Projects - SACE Covered Refinancing 197 Italy Airport
News
20 June 2024

Tamil Nadu plans $840m of PPP projects

The Tamil Nadu Infrastructure Development Board (TNIDB) is aiming to invest INR70.35 billion ($840 million) into infrastructure through public-private partnerships.This includes the development of the INR30 billion Cuddalore port and INR18 billion for the monetisation of the Outer Ring Road.The... More

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Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2024

Asia 2024: Agency, Energy & Infrastructure Finance

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News
20 June 2024

NSW budget boosts investment in energy and climate

New South Wales has announced a A$3.5 billion ($2.3 billion) commitment to climate change and energy in the state’s 2024-25  budget.A total of $3.1 billion has also been allocated to deliver the state’s renewable energy zones – Central West Orana, New England, South West,... More

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20 June 2024

Indian Cabinet approves $9bn Vadhavan Port

The Indian Cabinet has approved the construction of an all-weather greenfield deep draft port at Vadhavan near Dahanu in Maharashtra. The INR760 billion ($9.09 billion) budget includes the project's land acquisition costs. The port will be developed in two phases under the landlord model by... 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
20 June 2024

Enersense considers sale of renewable development portfolio

Enersense is conducting a strategic assessment of its onshore wind and solar project development operations and is considering selling them.The move marks an abandonment of the company’s previous strategic goal of becoming a producer of zero-emission energy. Its project portfolio totals... More

News
20 June 2024

ABO granted planning for two Northern Irish batteries

ABO Energy has been granted planning consent for two battery energy storage schemes in Northern Ireland totalling 335 MW/ 670 MWh.The Magherafelt Battery Energy Storage Scheme in the Mid Ulster area will have a capacity of 195MW/390 MWh, while Coolkeeragh Battery Energy Storage System in Foyle Port... More