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31 March 2020
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Covid-19, Mining

Centerra Gold halts open pit mining at Oksut project in Turkey

Centerra Gold is suspending open pit mining at its Oksut project in Turkey, in an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19. The suspension began today, 31 March, and will...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Statkraft's Serra da Mangabeira wind park enters REIDI scheme

Brazil has given permission for Statkraft's 75.6MW Serra da Mangabeira wind park to enter the national Incentive Regime for Infrastructure Development (REIDI)...

31 March 2020
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Infra funds

Stonepeak completes TRAC Intermodal acquisition

Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners has completed the acquisition of intermodal infrastructure company TRAC Intermodal from investment funds managed by an affiliate of...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Germany selects 51 projects in solar auction

The Federal Network Agency of Germany (Bundesnetzagentur) has selected 51 solar projects with a combined capacity of 301MW in its second technology specific tender of...

31 March 2020
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Infra funds, Renewables

Glennmont divests Portuguese solar portfolio

Glennmont Partners has agreed the sale of its Portuguese solar PV portfolio to First State Investments-owned Finerge for an undisclosed amount. The Lucia portfolio...

31 March 2020
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Covid-19, Power

Brazil's energy distributors seek government assistance due to COVID-19

Brazil’s government is considering an emergency loan package for energy distributors struggling with lower energy use and lost revenues caused by the Coronavirus...

31 March 2020
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MFI/DFI

IADB launches $2bn SDB global benchmark

The Inter-American Development Bank has priced a new $2 billion five-year sustainable development bond (SDB) global benchmark. The transaction pays a semi-annual...

31 March 2020
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Oil & gas

Toscana Energy signs merger option with i3

Oil & Gas company Toscana Energy Income Corporation (TEI) has entered into an option agreement with i3 Energy for the acquisition  of all common shares in the...

31 March 2020
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Transport

Kanal Istanbul-linked bridges project design tendered

Bidding for the design of the Odabasi and Dursumkoy bridges reconstruction project, part of the proposed $12-$16 billion Istanbul canal project, went ahead last week....

31 March 2020
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Power, Renewables

Approval given for Ocean Wind's second connection site

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities has approved a second interconnection agreement to bring power ashore from Orsted's Ocean Wind offshore wind project to the...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Greencoat completes Slieve Divena II acquisition

Greencoat UK Wind has completed the acquisition of the Slieve Divena II wind farm from SSE Renewables for £51 million. The 18.8MW capacity project receives...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Toshiba signs EPC contract for 147MW Onikoube Solar project

Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS) has signed an EPC contract with Thai Solar Energy Public Company Limited (TSE) affiliate PurpleSol G.K to...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Northland acquires NaiKun offshore wind project

NaiKun Wind Energy Group has entered into an agreement to sell the NaiKun Offshore Wind Farm located in the Hecate Strait off Canada's British Columbia coast to...

31 March 2020
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Covid-19, Regulation

Basel III implementation date deferred in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

The implementation date of the Basel III standards has been deferred by one year to 1 January 2023 as part of a set of measures announced by The Group of Central Bank...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

NextEnergy fund buys Mexican solar project

NextEnergy Capital, through its third institutional solar fund, has acquired the 36MW first phase of a solar project in advanced stages of  construction...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Pricing emerges on Ishinomaki Hibarino biomass project

Sponsors of the 74.95MW Ishinomaki Hibaniro biomass power project in Japan – Renova - 38%, Tokyo Gas Company - 34%, United Purpose Management - 15% and Mizuho...

31 March 2020
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Market moves

Pinsent Masons adds to projects team

Pinsent Masons has hired Paris-based project finance partner Eran Chvika, a specialist in projects in Francophone Africa.Chvika was recruited from Norton Rose Fulbright,...

31 March 2020
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Power

Enmax completes acquisition of Emera Maine

Enmax Corporation has closed the acquisition of US transmission and distribution utility Emera Maine for C$1,286 million ($959 million) from Emera Inc. The aggregate...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

DTE Electric acquires Polaris wind farm from Invenergy

DTE Electric Co has completed the acquisition from Invenergy of the 168MW Polaris wind farm under development in Gratiot County, Michigan. DTE's amended renewable...

31 March 2020
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Renewables

Equis starts $2bn investment in South Korea with solar acquisition

Equis Development has completed its acquisition of the Jara 1 solar project in Sinan municipality, South Jeolla province. The project comprises a 22MW solar project and a...