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  • Vietnam signs second North-South expressway PPP

    Vietnam's Ministry of Transport yesterday signed the second PPP agreement for the Dien Chau-Bai Vot section of the North-South expressway with the awarded consortium

  • Vitol to repower recently purchased Illinois wind farm

    Dutch energy company Vitol is repowering a wind project in Illinois that it bought from a BlackRock-managed fund earlier this year, and which BlackRock had originally tried to repower in 2019

  • Sternthal resurfaces in new role

    Robert Sternthal, the former head of North America at Rubicon Capital Advisors, has re-emerged in a new role at an investment bank that is planning to staff up its renewables team and expand its coverage of the sector

  • Xcel Energy's CEO to retire

    Ben Fowke, who has served as Xcel Energy's chairman and CEO for over a decade, is retiring on 18 August

  • Chilean transmission tender postponed

    Chile's Ministry of Energy has delayed the procurement process for the Kimal-Lo Aguirre transmission project, which will connect the north and the center of the country's grid

  • AES wins approval to buy Brazilian wind portfolio

    AES Brasil has received clearance from Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defense to purchase a 231.3MW wind portfolio in the country

  • Engie plans 200MW Chilean solar asset

    Engie's Chilean subsidiary has begun the permitting process for a 199.2MW solar project in Santiago’s Metropolitan region

  • California CCA signs geothermal PPA

    California community choice aggregator Clean Power Alliance has signed a PPA for the full output of a geothermal project in the state

  • Repsol to acquire stake in Hecate Energy

    Spain's Repsol Energy has made its debut in the US renewable energy market with a deal to acquire a 40% stake in utility-scale solar and battery storage project from developer Hecate Energy

  • Indonesia PLN to stop building coal-fired by 2023

    Indonesia state-owned electricity distributor Perusahaan Listrik Negara has pledged to cease developing coal-fired power plants by 2023 after completing its 35GW capacity pipeline

  • JSW Energy prices refi

    A JSW Energy subsidiary raised $707 million in the US dollar international DCM to refinance its hydropower portfolio

  • Preferred bidder selected for Utah student housing P3

    Salt Lake Community College has selected a private partner to DBFOM a student housing project at its Taylorsville Redwood Campus

  • Legal & General appoints head of sustainability

    Legal & General Capital has appointed John Alker as its new head of sustainability

  • BT seeks JV partners to accelerate FTTP build

    BT is seeking partners for joint ventures as part of its plans to build an extra 25 million fibre-to-the-premise connections by 2025

  • EXCLUSIVE Debt raise in works for Colombian gas-fired project

    A Colombian sponsor has tapped two international banks to arrange a debt package for a roughly 200MW gas-fired power plant