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  • Kibo Energy to start Benga coal-fired PPA talks

    Africa-focused power developer Kibo Energy is to start talks next month with energy utility Electricidade de Moçambique for a power purchase agreement for the 150-300MW Benga coal-fired IPP

  • Delay on Brazilian power plant

    The development of the Angra 3 nuclear power plant in Rio de Janeiro could be delayed further following the arrest of Michel Temer, Brazil's former president, on bribery charges

  • OPIC loan signed for El Salvador LNG/power facility

    El Salvador’s Energía del Pacífico has closed a loan of up to $350 million with OPIC for the construction of a power facility and LNG terminal

  • EXCLUSIVE IJGlobal Awards 2018 – Europe & Africa

    The London event to celebrate deals closed and participants involved in infrastructure finance over the course of 2018 was staged tonight in the spiritual home of IJGlobal awards – the Natural History Museum, London

  • EXCLUSIVE Bidders emerge on Elenia Heat divestment

    IJGlobal can reveal several bidders rumoured to be bidding on the sale process for the district heating division of Finland-based electricity and heating company Elenia

  • EXCLUSIVE Two in running for Temane gas-fired legal advisory

    Two firms are in contention for the legal advisory tender to support the Globeleq-led consortium on the 400MW Temane gas-fired power plant in Mozambique, IJGlobal has learnt

  • High-level departures at Caithness

    Two senior figures departed wind and gas-fired project sponsor Caithness Energy last month, as the company was tackling two major project finance transactions

  • Summit signs PPA for Bangladesh CCGT

    Bangladeshi IPP Summit Power has obtained a PPA for its 583MW Meghnaghat II combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant near Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • DTP in talks to fund OFTOs

    The Diamond Transmission Partners consortium is seeking to raise project debt after a series of wins in Round 5 of the UK OFTO tenders

  • Ares-EIF Hill Top FC imminent

    Ares-EIF is aiming to reach financial close by the end of the month on its 620 MW Hill Top Energy Center gas-fired project in PJM Interconnection

  • Investec hunts CLAs for Ohio gas-fired project

    Investec has begun talks with prospective coordinating lead arrangers for the $1 billion debt financing of Caithness Energy’s 1,836 MW Guernsey Power Station gas-fired combined-cycle project in Ohio, which is said to have a “conservative” structure

  • Ardian reaches final close for Fund V

    French fund manager Ardian has held a final close at €6.1 billion for the Ardian Infrastructure Fund V, which is the largest Europe-focused infrastructure fund raise to date

  • EXCLUSIVE Advisers shortlisted for Cambodia power plan

    Six consulting teams have been shortlisted by the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) and Electricité du Cambodge (EDC) on the preparation of Cambodia’s power development plan up to 2040

  • McKenzie joins AGL Energy board

    Patricia McKenzie has been appointed to the board of Australian utility AGL Energy as a non-executive director

  • Ofgem backs Shetland grid link

    UK energy regulator Ofgem has provisionally approved construction of a 600MW subsea interconnector from the Shetland Islands to mainland Scotland