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23 June 2022
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Metals and Mining

Proximo Weekly: Chile's changing pit politics

How is the drafting of Chile’s new constitution affecting mining investor and lender sentiment? It’s not a disaster, but the lack of a dedicated mining statute will make...

20 June 2022

Proximo Europe: Top takeaways

Proximo Europe 2022 Infrastructure & Renewables Finance took place in Lisbon, Portugal, on June 8-9. The event hosted over 250 attendees from 140 companies and...

30 May 2022

Proximo Podcast: Interview with Rodrigo Delaveau, Morales & Besa

Proximo talks to Rodrigo Delaveau, a legal counsellor and head of Public Law at Chilean Legal Firm, Morales & Besa about how the drafting of Chile's new constitution will...

19 May 2022
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Power

US gas-fired power: Life extensions

Data from the US Energy Information Administration shows that in 2021 natural gas accounted for the largest portion of electricity generation in the US at 38% with coal...

22 April 2022
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Telecoms and Communications

Proximo Weekly: Is the US municipal FTTH market about to take off?

Federal dollars look set to stimulate a boom in US municipal FTTH projects. But the market still has a long way to evolve in terms of public-private financing templates.

07 April 2022
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Transport

TIFIA refinancings: A new addition to the funding mix?

There has been a flurry of TIFIA refinancings recently – Maryland’s Purple Line, Washington’s Capital Beltway and Colorado’s Central 70 projects. Why the sudden surge...

16 March 2022
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Renewables

Polish offshore wind: Building on solid foundations

There are still some significant hurdles to bankability to overcome – but with some of Poland's major offshore wind pathfinder deals expected to reach financial close in...

11 February 2022
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Transport

Proximo Weekly: US bus bonanza?

Recent acquisitions of bus fleets by financial sponsors in the US, coupled with the promise of federal funding dedicated to electrification under the Infrastructure bill,...

04 February 2022
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Power, Renewables

Will the CCA project bond market go large?

The first high volume community choice aggregator (CCA) clean energy project revenue bond financings recently closed in California. Valued at a combined $2 billion-plus,...

28 January 2022

Proximo Weekly: What cost capital in 2022?

With a considerable number of headwinds expected to push up the cost of US project debt in 2022, last year was probably the year to refinance.

07 January 2022

Proximo Weekly: Balancing transition

Will LBP be the first of many banks to totally withdraw from fossil fuels lending? And what will that mean for a controlled energy transition?

26 November 2021

Proximo Weekly: Austin wind takeaways

The Proximo US Power & Renewables Finance 2021 conference in Austin, Texas, last week marked a long-awaited return to in-person events and some interesting predictions...

19 November 2021
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Transport

Proximo Weekly: Signed and sealed - but what has been delivered?

Predicting the full impact of the Biden Bill on all new US infrastructure is still very much a speculative endeavour, but there are some certainties that can be drawn for...

12 November 2021
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Oil & gas, Power, Renewables

Jazan IGCC: A tailored fit

The recent Jazan IGCC financing involved a significant diversification of the normal Saudi project lending pool and some bespoke commercial arrangements for a fairly...

14 October 2021
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Renewables

Kinguele Aval: Stepping stone to a commercial debt solution?

The Kinguele Aval hydropower financing is a first for Gabon on a number of levels. But it is the deal's security over payments streams from the offtaker that is...

22 July 2021

EV Charging: A question of bankability

Few bankable EV charging project deals have followed the hybrid pathfinder set by Allego. Project financings for consumer EV charging points have, at their core, a simple...