Sponsor of the Year 2020 for Latin America. Sponsor fatigue with bidding into public power auctions may not have reached the same levels in Latin America as it has in North America and Europe, but corporate power purchase agreements are nonetheless starting to take off in the region.
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Traditional infrastructure deals in Europe have been sporadic in the first half of 2022. But strong bank and investor appetite is keeping European project deal flow regular in the rapidly growing fibre sector.
In the face of rapidly increasing development costs, the US solar sector has witnessed a notable uptick in PPA prices. Higher prices may persist until inflation lessens and until greater regulatory security is offered to developers in terms of solar panel supply chains.
The successful close on the Kenhardt solar and storage portfolio marks a bright spot in an otherwise frustrating period in South African power. But battery technology probably still needs to develop a wider local lender following.