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15 January 2021
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MFI/DFI, Social infrastructure

EPA invites 55 projects to apply for $5.1bn of WIFIA loans

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has invited 55 new projects in 20 states to apply for $5.1 billion in Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)...

15 January 2021
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Mining

Itochu to exit thermal coal business by 2024

Itochu Corporation plans to start divesting its thermal coal mining assets in Australia from this year. The company has been in the Australian coal business for about 50...

15 January 2021
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Renewables

Equinor and BP projects win New York offshore wind solicitation

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has selected the partnership of Equinor and BP as the winner of the state’s second offshore...

15 January 2021
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Renewables

Croatia grants renewables incentives for 25.5MW in first auction

Croatia has granted renewables incentives for 25.5MW in its first ever auction for premiums and feed-in tariffs for small-scale renewables projects.The country had...

15 January 2021
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Mining

Vast fails to secure debt financing for Romanian mining project

UK-based Vast Resources has not been able to secure an asset-backed debt-financing process for its Baita Plai polymetallic mine, in Romania.The company has been informed...

15 January 2021
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Transport

Railpool raises €150m loan

Munich-headquartered rolling stock lessor Railpool has raised a €150 million seven-year term loan on a club basis from KfW IPEX-Bank, ABN Amro, Credit Agricole and...

15 January 2021
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Power

GE suing Siemens, alleging ‘stolen trade secrets’

General Electric has filed a lawsuit accusing “willful and malicious misappropriation of GE’s trade secrets” by Siemens Energy. It claims that a current...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

Australia and Germany partner on development of Zero Carbon certification

Australia’s Smart Energy Council, through its Hydrogen Australia division, is partnering with the German Energy Agency on the development and certification of...

14 January 2021
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Covid-19, Renewables

Energiekontor enters short-term PPAs ahead of repowering

Energiekontor has concluded short-term PPAs for 22 existing wind farms that have completed their 20-year fixed term of subsidy under Germany's Renewable Energy...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

Smart Energies Transition acquires Italian rooftop solar projects

Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised Independent Power Producer (IPP) Smart Energies Transition on the acquisition of an Italian rooftop solar portfolio from...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

CIT leads financing of Strata Solar portfolio

CIT Group has led a $69 million financing for a portfolio of solar facilities owned and operated by Strata Solar. The 130MW portfolio of 23 operating solar assets are...

14 January 2021
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Covid-19, Renewables

Polaris extends MoU for run-of-river project in Panama

Polaris Infrastructure (PIF) has extended the period of exclusivity for the 2020 MoU to acquire the owner of the Panama-based Chuspaa 10MW run-of-river hydro project from...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

NTT to install onsite solar at data centre campus

Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) subsidiary GSPARX is set to install a solar PV system within NTT’s data centre campus in Malaysia. GSPARX will also build sheltered car...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

Eolus signs PPAs for Swedish wind capacity

Eolus has signed PPAs covering the full offtake of energy produced by southern Swedish wind farms of Boarp (24MW), Dallebo (26MW) and Rosenskog (18MW). The projects are...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

Linde to install electrolyser at Leuna complex

Industrial gas and engineering company Linde is planning a 24MW electrolyser plant at the Leuna chemical complex in Germany to produce hydrogen using renewable energy....

14 January 2021
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Market moves

Anjolras appointed Vinci Construction Chairman

It has been announced that Vinci Executive Committee member Pierre Anjolras has been appointed Chairman of Vinci Construction. He will continue to fulfil all his other...

14 January 2021
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Transport

FTA allocates $100m for BART phase II

The US Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has allocated $100 million to the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) for its...

14 January 2021
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Telecoms & communications

Telxius Telecom signs €7.7bn deal to sell towers to ATC

Telefonica subsidiary Telxius Telecom has signed an agreement with American Tower Corporation (ATC) for the sale of its telecommunications towers division in Europe...

14 January 2021
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MFI/DFI

Banque des Territoires and EIB launch the Clean Buses Platform

The EIB and Banque des Territoires will each invest €100 million in an investment platform to finance the energy transition of bus fleets across France. Managed by...

14 January 2021
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Renewables

CC&L acquisition debt for EDPR portfolio stake closed

Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure (CC&L) has closed on the debt backing its acquisition of an 80% equity stake in a 563MW portfolio of four wind projects and...