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  • TPG launches renewables company with 1GW acquisition

    Private equity firm TPG plans to use a 1GW solar portfolio it has acquired from Trina Solar as the foundation for a new renewables portfolio company called Matrix Renewables

  • B Grimm to power strategic airport expansion

    B Grimm Power has agreed with EECO and Royal Thai Navy to lease land for the development of a hybrid power plant at a strategic Thai brownfield airport project, following the airport expansion’s commercial close last month

  • Ratch mulls options on Thai power plant

    A subsidiary of Ratch Group is deciding what to do with a power plant in central Thailand, following the end of the PPA with Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand this week

  • Thai satellite JV forms

    Thaicom and CAT Telecom have established a satellite business joint venture to bolster Thailand’s telecommunications infrastructure and grow the digital economy and satellite industries

  • Sun Life Financial completes InfraRed acquisition

    Canadian financial services provider and insurer Sun Life Financial has closed on the acquisition of an 80% shareholding in London-based asset manager InfraRed Capital Partners

  • RFPs in for Qiddiya utilities project

    Qiddiya Development Company has received 2 RFP bids from prequalified consortia for the utility assets under its Qiddiya entertainment megaproject, located 40km from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • EXCLUSIVE SMBC promotes senior team for LatAm

    SMBC’s New York-based team has promoted some of its Latin America heads

  • RWE finalises E.ON deal

    RWE and E.ON have reached financial close on an asset swap deal

  • Liberty global hires infra strategy director

    Liberty Global has hired Charlie Scott as director of infrastructure strategy and corporate development

  • Orrick hires energy partner

    Law firm Orrick has hired London-based Adam Smith in its energy and infrastructure practice

  • Hitachi ABB Power Grids launches

    Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd went live today to create a joint offering with the combined might of 2 power heavyweights

  • World Bank approves infra loan

    The World Bank has approved a $425 million loan for TDB to support the Regional Infrastructure Financing Facility project in eastern and southern Africa

  • Gresham House BSIF strategy raises £300m

    Gresham House has secured total commitments of £300 million for its British Strategic Investment Fund, reaching the upper limit of its final fundraising target

  • Verhallen joins Besix

    Anne Verhallen has moved to Belgian construction company Besix after a long stint at Mott MacDonald

  • PB for Turkish road PPP

    Rönesans Holdings has won the Nakkaş-Başakşehir Motorway Project located on the European side of Istanbul (30 June)

  • Vauban and Axione launch digital infra platform

    Vauban Infrastructure Partners and Axione have launched Vauban Infra Fibre, a digital infrastructure platform

  • Ukraine’s largest port PPP to sign

    The concession agreement for the Olvia Sea Port in Ukraine will be signed “in the next few days”

  • GuarantCo promotes three in Africa and Asia

    PIDG member GuarantCo has promoted Nishant Kumar, Jules Samain, and Janice Kotut-Sang to managing director roles in the Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia Pacific regions

  • Rowson takes reins at GSA

    Will Rowson has taken over as chief executive officer at UK-based Global Student Accommodation, with immediate effect, replacing Steve Grant who has stepped down