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08 March 2017
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MFI/DFI

EU announces 14 renewable power projects for Africa

The EU’s Africa Renewable Energy Initiative announced 1.7GW of power projects.  Beneficiaries of the total potential €4 billion investment include...

08 March 2017

Philippines to build LNG plant in Iran

Philippine National Oil Company is seeking to construct a two-million-ton LNG plant in Iran according to an official with the Pergas International...

08 March 2017
in
ECA, Transport

China's CRRC signs deal to supply metro cars to Iran

China's CRRC Nanjing Puzhen Rail Transport has sealed a contract with Iran's IDRO Group to supply 450 metro cars for the Iranian cities of Ahvaz, Tabriz and...

08 March 2017

Burkina Faso mine to add 15MW solar

The Iamgold Essakane gold mine is to commission a solar PV facility to compliment its 57MW heavy fuel power plant.

08 March 2017

China Gezhouba contracted for Dasu Hydro phase 1

China Gezhouba Group is to sign as the main contractor on the first 2.16GW stage of the Dasu run-of-river hydro power project. The World Bank is providing...

08 March 2017

Moody's: Long-term lenders drawn to project finance loans

Project finance loans remain attractive to banks because of their default and recovery performances, Moody's found. The report shows that project finance is a robust...

08 March 2017

First tender out for Pune Metro project

The first tender, representing one third of the R11,420-crore project, is for a 10.75-km elevated stretch from Pimpri Chinchwad to Range Hills.

08 March 2017

Pattern closes C$263 million Mont-Sainte-Marguerite wind farm

Finance for Pattern Energy's 147MW wind farm near Quebec is provided by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du...

08 March 2017

Salalah Methanol seeks $720 million loan

Oman's state-run petrochemical company looks to raise funds to put towards a new ammonia facility and to refinance existing debt.  Bank Dhofar and Standard...

08 March 2017

Nigeria calls for mini-hydro EOIs

The Nigerian government has called for expressions of interest for five mini-hydropower build-own-operate (BOO) concessions. The projects include the 6MW Ikere Gorge Dam...

07 March 2017

Opportunity of the day: Financing for SNC-Lavalin-backed project in Oman to close in June

Oman Oil Corporation subsidiary Salalah Methanol Company has awarded SNC-Lavalin an EPC contract for an anhydrous liquid ammonia plant in Salalah, Oman. The facility...

07 March 2017
in
ECA, MFI/DFI

DFI/ECA-backed Kocaeli Hospital PPP debt reaches financial close

The DFI/ECA-backed debt facility to fund the €393 million ($415 million) 28-year Kocaeli Hospital PPP concession in Turkey has reached financial close. The 1080...

07 March 2017

EU clears Hungary for Paks II

Hungarian government commitments to limit competition distortions on the Paks II nuclear power project have received European Commission approval. The...

07 March 2017

Billiton and PERMEX partner for Trion oil development

BHP Billiton and state-owned Pemex have agreed to develop the deep-water Trion discovery off the coast of Mexico. BHP has a 60% stake in the project and will invest $570...

07 March 2017

Force 9 Energy consultations for Clash Gour wind project

Force 9 Energy has started pre-application consultations on a proposed 63-turbine wind farm near Finderne, Scotland. The project is expected to be located on land around...

07 March 2017

EU funding for post-BREXIT Irish energy projects

Two Irish energy projects are due to receive EU funding to reduce dependence on the UK power. The France-Ireland electricity link known as the Celtic Connector...

07 March 2017

Ofgem shortlists offshore transmission link bidders

Six bidders looking to own and operate transmission links to three UK offshore wind farms have been included on Ofgem's shortlist. The Rampion, Race Bank and Dudgeon...

07 March 2017

Saudi renegotiates metro projects as PPP

Saudi Railways Organization has stated that four metro projects scheduled for Makkah, Jeddah, Dammam and Medina are to be developed as public private partnerships...

07 March 2017

Preferred proponents named for third New Zealand Schools PPP initiative

Pacific Partnerships and CPB Contractors have been selected to finance, design and construct four primary and one secondary school as part of the third NZ Schools PPP...

07 March 2017

Brazilian PV development funds for Canadian Solar

The China and Portuguese-speaking Countries Cooperation and Development fund has made $20 million of unsecured funding available to Canadian Solar to support the...