Latest Power News

  • Ridgewood hits fund hard cap

    Ridgewood Infrastructure has hit the $600 million hard cap on its Ridgewood Water & Strategic Infrastructure Fund

  • Burkina Faso extends solar RFQ date

    The Burkinabe Rural Electrification Agency has extended the request for qualification deadline for its €74.76 million Yeleen Rural Electrification Project – which will consist of at least 100 solar mini-grids

  • Japan to review coal power export policy

    Japan's environment minister Shinjiro Koizumi has said the government plans to review the country's coal power plant export policy, speaking on Tuesday 25 February after a Cabinet meeting

  • EXCLUSIVE MetLife doubles London infra team

    MetLife Investment Management has doubled its team overnight with three hires – two associate directors and an analyst – building the engine room for a ramp-up in activity

  • Chile launches new transmission tenders

    Chile’s National Electric Coordinator has launched tenders for 11 new transmission projects in the country after awarding eight other projects to five companies 10 days ago

  • North Macedonia mulls pre-2030 coal phase-out

    The North Macedonian Government has approved a new energy strategy to consider a pre-2030 coal phase-out

  • Sri Lanka PPA signs amid government bickering

    VPower Group International has signed a PPA for two power projects with a combined installed capacity of roughly 39MW in Sri Lanka

  • Kim heads to Mizuho

    Jonathan Kim, a senior project finance banker who left Natixis last year, started in a new job leading the power and infrastructure team at Mizuho on 24 February

  • Triple Point publishes templates for district heating contracts

    Triple Point Heat Networks has published 13 contract templates to support the UK Government's £320 million Heat Network Investment Project

  • EXCLUSIVE CCGT auctions in Ohio axed due to "evolving market constructs"

    Sale processes for minority stakes in an operational combined-cycle gas-fired project in Ohio and another that is due to come online soon in New York state were pulled late last year, with sources blaming "evolving market constructs"

  • Five winners in Chile's transmission tender

    Five companies have won contracts to develop eight new transmission projects in Chile, which bankers and institutional investors in New York are following carefully for financing opportunities

  • Marubeni signs PPA for Fujairah 3 IPP

    Japanese power and water developer Marubeni has signed with Emirates Water & Electricity Company a 25-year power purchase agreement for the 2.4GW Fujairah 3 CCGT IPP in Qidfia

  • PB named on Hornsea OFTO

    Diamond Transmission Partners – a consortium of Mitsubishi Corp and Chubu Electric Power – has been named preferred bidder for the long-term license and operation of the UK's Hornsea One offshore transmission project

  • Blackstone launches European offensive

    Blackstone has launched its European infrastructure equity beachhead with a senior hire in London and operations slated to start within the next 3-6 months

  • Petrobras to compete in power auction

    Petrobras has announced it will compete in the next A-4 power auction in Brazil, scheduled for April