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  • WA seeks developers for Cossack townsite

    The government of Western Australia has launched a "registration of interest" for the development of Cossack townsite in the state’s Pilbara region today

  • EXCLUSIVE Grid connection delays Oz wind farm

    Financial close of Woolsthorpe wind farm in Victoria has been postponed once again due to a delay in procuring the Connection Agreement

  • Progress on BlackRock’s solar portfolio sale

    BlackRock is thought to be in the process of signing non-disclosure agreements with interested parties for the sale of is 90% stake in Project Gretel – a solar portfolio on Queensland, Australia

  • EXCLUSIVE Love leaves NatWest

    Craig Love has resigned from his role as London-based managing director of project finance at NatWest – the bank formerly known as RBS – to take up a new role at a renewable energy platform

  • Telkom Indonesia restructures business

    Telkom Indonesia has completed a portfolio restructuring by selling 6,050 telecommunication towers under its subsidiary Telekomunikasi Selular (Telkomsel) for Rp10.3 trillion

  • Finnish utility mulls 2021 sale

    Vapo Group – the owners of the Finnish state-owned utility Nevel – are considering selling off the energy and district heating firm in a 2021 M&A process

  • USTDA to expand grant support for African infra

    The USTDA has issued a call for initial proposals to provide grants for new energy and infrastructure projects in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • MoU signed for southern Laos railway PPP

    Thailand-based Chinnakorn Civil is conducting a feasibility study for the proposed 345km Southern Laos railway PPP.

  • EXCLUSIVE Financing revealed on First Sentier’s JL wind capture

    Financing details of First Sentier’s acquisition of John Laing’s Australian wind portfolio have been learned by IJGlobal

  • Two remain for Kuwaiti IWPP advisory

    Kuwait’s Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW) has announced an updated list of bids for the re-issued transaction advisory services tender for 2 projects – the Al Khairan and Az-Zour North 2 IWPPs

  • Doosan Heavy bags Vietnam coal-fired EPC

    South Korea-based Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has received the EPC contract for the 1.2GW Vung Ang 2 coal-fired power project in Ha Tinh province, Vietnam, for W901.9 billion

  • WBG and state utility sign Pacific’s largest solar

    A World Bank Group member and Fiji’s state-owned power utility have signed an agreement to deliver at least a 15MW solar energy project to the national grid

  • Pension fund managers launch tie-up

    Two of the world's asset management heavyweights - Dutch pension fund APG and the National Pension Service of South Korea (NPS) - have launched an investment partnership

  • Chornomorsk Port concessions to be sold

    The sale of 2 PPP concessions – one for a container terminal and the other for a railway/ferry complex at Chornomorsk Port in Ukraine – are being planned by the Ukrainian Government

  • Adviser signed for Bataan-Cavite bridge

    Philippines’ Department of Public Works and Highways yesterday signed an agreement with the shortlisted bidders for the detailed engineering design of the 32.15km Bataan-Cative Interlink Bridge project

  • Colombia renews push for gas supply projects

    Colombia's government is moving forward with eight infrastructure projects to ensure natural gas supply in the country, after releasing a plan earlier this month

  • BNDES to fund Brazil biogas

    Brazilian national development bank BNDES has agreed to finance the expansion of a biogas plant owned by Geo Eletrica Tamboara in the state of Parana

  • Enel taps advisers for LatAm reorg

    Enel Americas has appointed two investment banks to advise on the process of integrating Enel Green Power's renewable energy businesses in Central and South America, other than in Chile

  • Close for Algonquin's Chilean purchase

    Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp (APUC) has completed the acquisition of Chile's water utility company Empresa de Servicios Sanitarios de Los Lagos (ESSAL) from Aguas Andinas