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  • Pacifico buys Dutch solar park

    Pacifico Renewables Yield has agreed to acquire a 4.1MW solar park near Hernen in the Netherlands for €14.5 million

  • Eco Wave Power in alliance for China rollout

    Swedish wave energy developer Eco Wave Power Global has teamed up with offshore marine engineer CIMC OEI to develop a pilot wave energy plant in China

  • Chile opens new lithium tender

    The Chilean mining ministry has opened a tender for the exploration and production of up to 400,000 metric tons of new lithium resources

  • First US flood prevention P3 closes with $1.18bn debt

    The US' first flood prevention P3 reached financial close last week (8 October) with a whopping $1.18 billion green debt package

  • NRF hires partner in Beijing

    Norton Rose Fulbright has hired Jerry Li into its Beijing office as a corporate partner from Hunton Andrews Kurth, where he had been a partner for the last 8 years

  • South Africa releases feasibility for hydrogen valley

    The government of South Africa has published a feasibility study which identifies 3 catalytic green hydrogen hubs which have the potential to form a hydrogen valley in the eastern part of the country

  • Sumitomo to exit Chilean copper project

    Sumitomo will sell the entirety of its 45% stake in the Sierra Gorda copper mining project in Chile, with an Australian-incorporated miner named as preferred purchaser

  • Infrastructure Victoria chief steps down

    Michael Masson, the inaugural chief executive of advisory outfit Infrastructure Australia, has stepped down from his post and will be departing the organisation at the end of this month

  • TasNetworks appoints new chair

    Tasmanian state-owned utility TasNetworks has today appointed Roger Gill as its next chair, replacing current post holder Dan Norton

  • Enbridge acquires Moda Midstream Operating

    Enbridge has acquired crude export facility Moda Midstream Operating from Encap Flatrock Midstream for $3 billion

  • Actis closes $4.7bn fund

    Actis Energy has concluded fundraising on its fifth fund with $4.7 billion in commitments, while co-investment capital brings the total figure raised to $6 billion

  • Nord Stream and the European gas crisis

    The ongoing gas price crisis in Europe has pushed Nord Stream 2 back into the headlines with the Russian government asserting that fast tracked approval of the project could bring down gas prices across the continent

  • Pernambuco consults on state highway concession

    The state government of Pernambuco has opened a public consultation for a proposed concession covering around 235km of state highways

  • PP11 CCGT IPP refinanced

    The project debt on the 1.73GW PP11 combined cycle gas-fired IPP plant has been refinanced in a $1.2 billion deal to match the tenor to the March 2033-end date of the PPA

  • Costa Rican utility issues bonds to improve grid

    Costa Rica-owned power and telecommunications provider Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) has closed a bond issuance to finance the development of electric smart meters across the grid

  • Asterion hires Sanchez as partner

    Asterion Industrial Partners has hired Francisco Clemente Sanchez as operating partner to reinforce its capabilities in the mobility sector

  • Brazil scouts investor interest for major airport round

    The Brazilian government will hold market soundings for the 7th and final round of airport concessions later this month ahead of an auction process expected in early 2022

  • Repsol, EDP eye green hydrogen potential in Iberia

    Spanish energy company Repsol and EDP Renewables are to collaborate on developing renewable hydrogen projects in the Iberian Peninsula

  • IJInvestor Awards – deadline extension – 22 Oct

    The deadline for submissions to the IJInvestor Awards 2021 has been extended by a week – until Friday 22 October – to allow some extra time for late entrants