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08 April 2020
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MFI/DFI, Market moves

CIB announces leadership changes

The Canada Infrastructure Bank Board of Directors has announced that CEO Pierre Lavallee is stepping down effective immediately. Current CFO and CAO Annie Ropar will...

07 April 2020
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MFI/DFI, Renewables

Tender for solar power plants projects launched in Guinea Bissau

African Biofuel and Renewable Energy Co has issued a call for tenders for the construction of a solar power plant and two mini hybrid power plants in Guinea Bissau.The...

07 April 2020
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Renewables

Toyota and Chubu partner for Japanese renewables

Toyota Motor Corporation (50%), Chubu Electric Power Co (40%) and Toyota Tsusho Corporation (10%) have completed an agreement to form Toyota Green Energy to own and...

07 April 2020
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MFI/DFI, Renewables

BNDES to finance 361MW Campo Largo 2 wind project

Brazilian utility Engie Brasil Energia has approved the signing of a BRL1.243 billion ($237.4 million) loan with the country's development bank BNDES for the 361.2MW...

07 April 2020
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Covid-19, Transport

Auckland Airport to raise NZ$1.2bn to cover COVID-19 impacts

Auckland International Airport Limited (AIA) is undertaking a NZ$1 billion ($600 million) fully underwritten placement and a NZ$200 million share purchase plan to provide...

07 April 2020
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Covid-19, Mining

Zambia to block Glencore plans to close Mopani Copper Mines

Zambia will block Glencore's plan to shut its copper mines in the country and layoff up to 11,000 workers, saying the move is against the law and unjustified despite...

07 April 2020
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ECA

Examining US Exim's new mandate and lease of life

US Exim has an updated mandate and a new lease on life. Just a few months into ramping its operations back up after its reauthorisation, US Exim has been called upon to...

07 April 2020
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Power

TVA solicits comments on flexible supply to LPCs

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) has opened a public consultation on a draft Environmental Assessment that proposes a supply flexibility option for 138 local power...

07 April 2020

Woodside and Japanese partners study hydrogen export potential

Woodside has signed an agreement with a Japanese consortium to explore the potential of hydrogen as a clean fuel of the future. The consortium – comprising JERA,...

07 April 2020
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Transport

Alpha Trains refinances €125m Holdco loan

Alpha Trains has refinanced an existing €125 million ($136 million) Holdco loan, two years ahead of its maturity. The new €130 million replacement loan has a...

07 April 2020
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Renewables

Ductor targets Polish build-out of biogas projects

Biotech company Ductor is building three combined biofertiliser-biogas facilities in northern Poland's Zachodniopomorskie region.  Two 0.5MW facilities and a 1MW...

07 April 2020
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PPP/P3, Social infrastructure

Pirot invites bids for lighting PPP

The city of Pirot in southeastern Serbia has issued an invitation to bidders for a PPP project to rebuild, finance and maintain the local public lighting system....

07 April 2020
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Renewables

Crown Estate opens ITT for offshore wind leases

The Crown Estate has opened the Invitation to Tender (ITT) Stage 1 for the 7GW fourth round of its Offshore Wind Leasing programme for seabed rights in the waters around...

07 April 2020
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Market moves, Renewables

Sophie Brochu named CEO of Hydro-Quebec

The government owned utility Hydro-Quebec has appointed Sophie Brochu as its chief executive, effective April 6. Brochu has been head of Energir since 2007 and has now...

07 April 2020
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MFI/DFI, Social infrastructure

AIIB approves loans for Uzbek water supply and sewage project

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a sovereign financing package to back a water supply and sewage scheme in central Uzbekistan.The first phase...

07 April 2020
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Covid-19, Renewables

COVID-19 in Africa: The impact on renewable energy development

EXX Africa examines what impact the coronavirus crisis may have on Africa's role in developing renewable energy sources - and identifies new opportunities for private...

07 April 2020
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Renewables

Los Rastrojos solar project gets environmental approval

The Environmental Assessment Service (SEA) has given its approval for the 141MW Los Rastrojos Photovoltaic Solar Park in the commune of La Higuera, in Chile's...

07 April 2020
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Social infrastructure

Skanska signs asset management contract with Welsh Water

Welsh Water has signed a five-year contract with Skanska for the delivery of its Asset Management Programme. The £193 million contract will see Skanska building...

07 April 2020
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Renewables

Conway agrees PPA with Lightsource BP

The Conway Corporation Board of Directors has approved a 20-year PPA with Lightsource BP for offtake from a 132MW solar project near Happy, in White County, Arkansas....

07 April 2020
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Oil & gas, Power

Starwood finalises agreements for carbon capture project

Starwood Energy Group Global and OGCI Climate Investments have finalised agreements to develop a carbon capture facility to be integrated with a gas-fired power plant....