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  • EXCLUSIVE Loan for Mexican power project disbursed

    EDF’s Mexican subsidiary has disbursed financing for a solar power plant located in Guaymas, Sonora, IJGlobal can reveal

  • Colombian Ituango hydro project moves ahead

    Empresas Públicas de Medellín is to restart the sale process for a 10.17% stake in Interconexión Eléctrica in June to complete the Ituango hydropower project in Colombia

  • EXCLUSIVE Canadian Solar to disburse debt for Mexican PV

    Canadian Solar is gearing up to disburse financing on a solar PV plant in Mexico

  • IDB Invest finances sanitation PPP in Brazil

    Brazil’s BRK Ambiental has closed on a loan with IDB Invest to fund the country’s largest sanitation PPP project, having signed on debt financing with regional development bank Banco do Nordeste earlier in the year

  • Paul Hastings' Brazil head leaves for in-house position

    Former Paul Hastings’ managing partner in Brazil, Roberta Bassegio, has left the firm to lead the legal team at joint venture Marlim Azul Energia

  • Mexico postpones refinery bids

    Mexican Energy Ministry has said that the winning consortium for the construction of a new refinery in the country will be disclosed on 26 April

  • Petrobras to sell up to six refineries

    Petrobras is studying the divestment of approximately half of its refineries, starting in June

  • Peru receives bids for water project

    Peru’s Private Investment Promotion Agency yesterday received technical and financial offers for the concession contract to construct and operate the Lake Titicaca wastewater treatment project

  • Peru considers new Oxapampa airport

    Peru is considering a new airport in Oxapampa to increase tourism in the country's Pasco Region

  • IFC proposes loan to Colombian cablecar

    The World Bank’s IFC has proposed a $30 million loan to the city of Bogota to finance an extension to the aerial cableway – TransMiCable

  • EXCLUSIVE Stalled Peruvian water project to proceed

    Peru's largest water project is starting to move again after having been suspended for two years with financing and construction now on the cards

  • IEnova finances Mexican PV plants

    Sempra Energy subsidiary IEnova is raising financing to build four solar power plants in Mexico with a total capacity of 376MW

  • Brazilian city launches public lighting PPP

    Brazilian development bank BNDES has announced the launch of a public lighting PPP in Porto Alegre, the capital of the Southern state Rio Grande do Sul

  • EXCLUSIVE Peruvian airport moves ahead

    A Peruvian airport is due to reach financial close despite several delays to the project

  • Mexican infra mega-project only for locals

    Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador has announced that the development of the trade corridor Tehuantepec Isthmus will be open exclusively to local investors