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  • EXCLUSIVE Banks line up for Lima Airport

    Financiers are waiting for the issuance of an RFP, due in early 2019, to raise debt for the construction of the Lima Airport

  • FC on Mexican LPG storage system

    Mexican Cydsa has reached financial close on a bank loan to finance the first liquefied petroleum gas underground storage system in the country and in Latin America.

  • Brazil awards power gen contracts

    Brazil awarded 363MW of short-term power generation contracts in two auctions on 7 December

  • Peru postpones decision on GSP pipeline

    Peru's government has once again postponed a final decision regarding the Gasoducto Sur Peruano, GSP pipeline

  • Eletrobras sells Amazonas distribution company

    Eletrobras has privatised its largest distribution company, Amazonas Distribuidora with a consortium comprising Oliveira Energia and Atem presenting the only offer during the auction process on 10 December

  • EXCLUSIVE Bids in for Chilean mining operations

    BHP has received several proposals from power companies to provide electricity to its mining operations in Chile

  • Jan de Nul signs Ecuadorean concession

    Jan de Nul Group has signed a concession agreement with the Ecuadorean municipality of Guayaquil for the deepening and maintenance of the 95km-long access channel to the port of Guayaquil.

  • Enel rebrands Brazilian company Eletropaulo

    Enel has changed Brazilian company Eletropaulo’s name to Enel Distribuição São Paulo following the acquisition of the company in June 2018

  • Argentinian road PPPs progress

    Road PPP projects in Argentina are slated to reach financial close in H1 2019, despite the currency crisis and the corruption scandals that have impacted infrastructure projects

  • Cox Energy to build Chilean solar plant

    Spanish company Cox Energy has announced the construction of a 308MW solar plant located in Chile, in the Atacama desert region with a price tag of €240 million

  • White & Case promotes lawyers in Mexico

    White & Case has announced partner promotions in Mexico in the project finance and M&A practices

  • EXCLUSIVE Iberdrola closes on PIER IV

    Spain's Iberdrola has reached financial close on the 220MW PIER IV wind project in Mexico, IJGlobal has learnt

  • AES presents binding offer for Brazilian wind

    AES Tietê has presented a binding offer to acquire the 400MW Alto Sertão III wind complex from Brazilian renewables developer Renova Energia, along with shares in an additional 1.1GW of other wind projects in development

  • EXCLUSIVE FRV nears financial close on Mexican solar PV

    Fotowatio Renewable Ventures is nearing financial close on the 290MWac Potrero solar project in the Mexican state of Jalisco, IJGlobal can reveal

  • Engie signs PPA with Claro for Campo Largo wind

    Brazilian telecom giant The Claro Group has signed a power purchase agreement with Engie Brasil for 30MW of output from the Campo Largo wind complex in the Brazilian state of Bahia