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02 March 2018
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Renewables

Canadian Solar raises $149m from Shinsei Bank for Oita Hijimachi solar

Canadian Solar has raised a $149 million project finance facility from Shinsei Bank for the 53.4MW Oita Hijimachi solar PV project on Kyushu Island in...

07 February 2018
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Renewables

SECI tenders 70MW for Amguri Solar Park in Assam

SECI is tendering 70MW of grid-connected solar generation on behalf of Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd (APGCL). The project will be located at Amguri Solar Park in...

02 February 2018
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MFI/DFI

EIB extends $40m financing facility to I&M Bank for SMEs in Kenya

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a new $40 million financing facility with Nairobi-based I&M Bank that will support investment by businesses across Kenya....

29 January 2018
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Renewables

Nepal election delays leave 22 solar projects in limbo

Last year the state-owned power utility Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) was preparing to sign PPAs for 22 solar projects that successfully bid in the range of...

04 January 2018
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Renewables

Velcan completes sale of 7MW Sukarame hydro project in Indonesia

Velcan has sold its 7MW hydroelectric power project in South Sumatera to a local IPP after experiencing problems agreeing a PPA with Indonesia's sole authorised buyer...

16 November 2017
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MFI/DFI, PPP/P3

World Bank issues new report on PPPs and Islamic finance

The World Bank has published a new report on how Islamic finance has and can been applied in infrastructure projects through PPP schemes, what the structural challenges...

02 November 2017
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Renewables

CEB delays solar RFP deadline to next week

State-owned Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has pushed back the deadline to submit RFPs for the 10MW solar power project in Vayunanthivu to next week. The original...

25 October 2017
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ECA, Renewables

Brookfield Renewable closes on Irish wind debt

Brookfield Renewable has reached financial close on an €88 million ($103 million) facility to fund its 27.5MW Slievecallan East and 19.2MW Ballyhoura wind projects...

11 October 2017

BNetzA launches 100MW German CHP auction

German national power grid agency Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA) has launched a tender for combined heat and power plants with the first round set at 100MW capacity at a...

06 October 2017

Nova Scotia opens the way for tidal turbine testing

The Nova Scotia Energy Minister has introduced Bill 29 in the House of Assembly to allow the issuance of five-year tidal demonstration permits in the Bay of Fundy to a...

11 September 2017
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ECA, Transport

Nacala rail and port financing nears signing

Vale and Mitsui, which are raising $3 billion of 13-year debt to back the development of the Nacala rail and port in Mozambique, are weeks away from...

21 July 2017
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MFI/DFI

EIB and BPM sign €600m SME on-lending facility

The EIB and Banco BPM Group (created by the merger of Banco Popolare and Banca Popolare di Milano in January) have signed their first cooperation agreement for...

10 May 2017

MAXpower falters on repayments

Indonesian gas-fired power developer MAXpower has failed to meet a quarterly principal repayment on a $222 million five-year corporate facility it raised from...

09 May 2017

GEV offers cheap gas for stranded Indian power plants

US-based Global Energy Ventures (GEV) is offering to sell Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) at 25% cheaper that the cost of LNG in exchange for long-term supply contracts....

05 May 2017

Centrica plans £60m boost to Morecambe Bay output

The project aims to maximise output from the gas fields in the East Irish Sea by overhauling the equipment on two normally unmanned 5,000-tonne platforms.