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  • EXCLUSIVE BNDES to receive bids for street lighting PPP

    The deadline for companies interested in presenting bids for a street lighting PPP in the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre, in Rio Grande do Sul, is 22 August

  • Peru's ProInversion updates PPP portfolio

    Peru’s private investment promotion agency, ProInversion, has scrapped nine projects from its PPP portfolio for 2019-2022, but included three new projects

  • BNDES extends Renova's loan

    Brazil's Renova Energia has further extended the maturity of its R993 million ($231.4 million) loan with the development bank BNDES

  • Aleatica to sell Toluca airport to Mexican government

    Aleatica has signed a memorandum of understanding with Mexico’s Ministry of Communications and Transport to sell its 49% stake at Toluca’s airport

  • Bolivia launches airport RFP

    Bolivian government has launched the RFP for the DBFOM of the new airport Viru Viru, in Santa Cruz

  • EXCLUSIVE Peru's Aunor road to close financing

    Peru's Autopista del Norte highway is expected to close financing in September

  • EXCLUSIVE Codelco readies to announce desal winner

    Chilean company Codelco will announce the winner for the construction of the desalination plant for its Radomiro Tomic mine on 4 September

  • Engie Chile inks 15-year solar PPA with UK developer

    Engie Energía Chile has inked a 15-year PPA with UK-based Atlas Renewable Energy for the output from the at-least 230MW Sol del Desierto project

  • Brazil awards port terminals

    The Brazilian government has awarded three port terminals, which will require a total investment of R420 million located in Santos and Paranaguá

  • Brazil launches transmission auction

    Brazil’s power regulator Aneel has launched the auction notice for 2,470km of power transmission lines in the country

  • EXCLUSIVE Chilean PV reaches FC and will disburse soon

    TGSF has reached financial close on its 190MWdc Santa Isabel solar PV project located in Chile

  • Colombia to expand El Dorado airport

    The Colombian government is currently working on a proposal to expand the current capacity of the El Dorado international airport

  • Brazil to privatize regional distribution company

    Brazilian development bank BNDES has signed an agreement with the country's federal district governor, Ibaneis Rocha, for the privatization of the power distribution company Companhia Energetica de Brasilia

  • Chilean bridge development to go ahead

    The Chilean ministry of public works has guaranteed that the construction of the Puente Industrial bridge will start in December

  • Mexico awards first contract for Maya Train

    The Mexican national fund for tourism has awarded a basic engineering contract for the development of the Maya Train