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  • ERG to amend terms on project finance debt

    ERG Eolica Fossa del Lupo have secured debt financing to "amend and extend" a project finance facility on 3 wind farms with a 154MW capacity in the Calabria and Basilicata regions

  • Nicolas Moessner joins CDPQ

    Nicolas Moessner has joined CDPQ as a senior director in the investment team working on energy and infrastructure

  • Dow signs on rail sale

    Dow has signed a definitive agreement to sell its rail infrastructure assets and related equipment at 6 major North American sites to Watco Companies

  • Gulf acquires GIP's Borkum Riffgrund 2 stake

    Gulf Energy Development Public Company has acquired 50% equity in German offshore wind farm Borkum Riffgrund 2 – the latest oil major to join the shareholding of North Sea offshore wind projects

  • Mikkel Rosendahl joins CIP

    Following a lengthy career at Ørsted, Mikkel Rosendahl has left the Danish developer to join Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners as chief risk officer

  • ZESCO to sign power supply deal with KCM

    Zambia’s power utility ZESCO is expected to sign a power supply agreement with Konkola Copper Mines – one of Zambia’s biggest mining companies – within the month

  • Sacyr sells majority stake in Spanish toll road

    Spanish construction company Sacyr has sold 95% of its equity stake in Autopista de Gudalmedina in two separate transactions

  • Orange Belgium appoints new CEO

    Telecom operator Orange Belgium has appointed Xavier Pichon as its new chief executive, effective 1 September

  • Boles joins fintech firm

    Jon Boles, renewables veteran, has joined the newly formed fintech firm RealPort as chief investment officer

  • Eiffage JV secures Grand Paris contract

    A JV of Eiffage and Engie yesterday (6 July) won the €58 million ($65.5m) works contract for line 16 and line 17 of French heavy rail project, Grand Paris Express

  • Pakistan plans to withdraw general power subsidies

    The Government of Pakistan has decided to scrap electricity subsidies up to 300 units of consumption per month, regardless of income levels

  • Aramco to postpone Jafurah cogen deadline again

    Saudi Aramco has informed the market that it has again postponed the RFP deadline for the 270-320MW Jafurah cogeneration power project in Saudi Arabia

  • Orbital and Black & Veatch join forces

    Orbital Marine Power, a floating tidal stream turbines developer, has appointed Black & Veatch as lead engineering partner to support technology optimisation and cost reduction

  • Thailand considers PPP for 8 motorways

    The government of Thailand plans to construct 8 new motorways, with a total length of 4,930km. Saksayam Cihdchob, the transport minister, said the government is considering structuring the projects as PPPs

  • Bidding opens for Madhya Pradesh road PPPs

    The Government of Madhya Pradesh, a state in India, has tendered 7 roads PPP packages, under the hybrid annuity model

  • NextPower III fund buys first Indian asset

    NextPower III, a fund managed by NextEnergy Capital, has acquired an operational 27.4MW solar PV project in Odisha, India

  • NextEra auctions solar assets

    NextEra Energy Resources has launched separate sale processes for a pair of solar projects in Texas and Alabama that are expected to be online by the end of this year (2020) and next year (2021) respectively

  • Terra-Gen lands portfolio refi

    Terra-Gen raised almost $300 million in debt last week for a California wind portfolio repowering

  • Acciona takes over São Paulo metro Line 6

    Spanish construction firm Acciona and the government of São Paulo have signed the contract for the takeover of the construction and operation of Metro Line 6 (Laranja), following several delays.