ENGIE and Axium Infrastructure have announced the financial close of a transaction to operate and maintain The Ohio State University’s utility system at the 485-building campus in Columbus, Ohio, one of the largest university campuses in the United States.
Pearl Energy Investments has announced that it held its first and final closing of Pearl Energy Investments II, L.P. at its hard cap with total commitments of US$600 million.
Allianz Capital Partners and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), through its wholly owned subsidiary, CPP Investment Board Europe S.à r.l., have signed an agreement with Gas Natural Fenosa (GNF) to acquire a 20% minority equity interest in its gas distribution business in Spain (GNDB).
WSP Global Inc. has announced that it is pursuing its expansion in Latin America through the acquisition of Poch, a 730-employee professional services firm based in Chile. The firm has additional offices in Peru, Colombia and Mexico.
The board of the European Investment Bank has approved new financing totalling €12.4 billion (US$14.5 billion) for the support of rail, road, air and maritime transport investment around the world and backing for new renewable energy and security of energy supply schemes. New PPP financing for tram, motorway and internet investment was also agreed.
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ new fund Copenhagen Infrastructure III has reached its third close with total commitments reaching €1.9 billion (US$2.2 billion), after only 4 months of fundraising.
Kier, the leading property, residential, construction and services group, has announced it has completed the acquisition of an infrastructure services provider McNicholas to strengthen its positions in the utilities and infrastructure services sectors.
The government of Nigeria has issued a request for expressions of interest (EOI) for the operation and maintenance of a hydropower plant located in Kaduna State.
Climate Fund Managers (CFM) has announced the first close of Climate Investor One (CIO), at US$412 million.
Omnes Capital has announced the final closing of its Capenergie 3 fund for a total amount of €245 million (US$280 million). The third-generation fund, dedicated to European renewable energy infrastructure investments, has exceeded its target size of €200 million (US$228 million).
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is supporting Electricite Du Cambodge (EDC) in setting up a national solar park program to exploit Cambodia’s solar resources.
Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) has invited interested parties to submit Expressions of Interest (EOI) to participate in an international public competitive bidding Tender Process for the acquisition of a 66% stake in the Hellenic Gas Transmission System Operator SA (DESFA)
The City of Westminster, Colorado, requests proposals for the Downtown Westminster Reduced Energy District Partner from qualified consultants.
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), an equity investor in African infrastructure, through its AIIF3 fund, has acquired a 44% stake in Albatros Energy Mali.
The government of Albania has launched the tender process for the development of an hydropower project on the Vjosa river under PPP scheme.
The Government of Sierra Leone through the Ministry of Energy has launched a request for expression of interest (RFEOI) for a solar mini-grid operation under a PPP arrangement.
Investment Board Nepal (IBN) has announced it is considering to develop a hydropower project under a PPP model with a mix of domestic and international investments.
Fortum has agreed to sell 100% of its shares in Polish gas infrastructure company DUON Dystrybucja S.A. to Infracapital, the infrastructure investment arm of M&G Investments.
South Dakota Investment Council (USA), has invested US$35 in Blackstone Energy Partners II (BEP II), an energy fund managed by Blackstone Group.
The Peruvian Private Investment Promotion Agency (ProInversión) has awarded to the Italian based company Terna Plus the concession contract for the Aguaytía-Pucallpa Transmission project on PPP.