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Romania approves pipeline of PPP of 13 PPP projects

Romania approves pipeline of PPP of 13 PPP projects

🕔Jul 16, 2018

The Government of Romania will launch 13 public–private partnership (PPP) projects, including healthcare research centres, hospitals and an airport south of Bucharest with a capacity of 30 million passengers.

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SUSI Energy Storage Fund reaches final closing at EUR 252m

SUSI Energy Storage Fund reaches final closing at EUR 252m

🕔Jul 3, 2018

The SUSI Energy Storage Fund (SESF) received capital commitments of €252 million (US$294,32 million) from institutional investors in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Sweden and Switzerland at the end of May 2018. 

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RFQ for energy storage PPP in Puerto Rico

RFQ for energy storage PPP in Puerto Rico

🕔Jun 27, 2018

The Puerto Rico Public-Private Partnerships Authority (PRP3), in collaboration with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), has launched the tender process for a private partner for a project that seeks to deploy a utility-scale energy storage system on the island.

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Impax closes New Energy Investors III at US$420 million

Impax closes New Energy Investors III at US$420 million

🕔Jun 11, 2018

Impax Asset Management Group Plc has announced the close of its third private equity infrastructure fund at EUR357 million (US$420.1 million)Impax New Energy Investors III (NEFIII) is focussed on investments in renewable power generation and related assets in Europe.

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Brazil to auction concessions for 2,600 km of transmission lines

Brazil to auction concessions for 2,600 km of transmission lines

🕔May 18, 2018

The Brazilian government has announced that the National Electricity Energy Agency (ANEEL) will auction concessions for the construction, operation and maintenance of approximately 2,600 km of transmission lines on 28 June 2018.

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US$250 million first close for NN-FMO Emerging Markets Loans Fund

US$250 million first close for NN-FMO Emerging Markets Loans Fund

🕔Apr 26, 2018

NN Investment Partners (NN IP) and FMO Investment Management have announced the first close of their NN-FMO Emerging Markets Loans Fund. The capital commitments total US$250 million, 25% higher than the managers' minimum target, and were provided by four key investors from Sweden and the Netherlands.

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Zencap Asset Management announces Zencap Infra Debt 3

Zencap Asset Management announces Zencap Infra Debt 3

🕔Apr 25, 2018

Zencap Asset Management has announced its intentions to launch a third senior infrastructure debt fund, dedicated to senior financing of European infrastructure. The company is targeting a first close of EUR200 million (US$244.4 million).

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Copenhagen Infrastructure III holds final close at EUR3.5 billion

Copenhagen Infrastructure III holds final close at EUR3.5 billion

🕔Apr 12, 2018

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP) has announced that its newest fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III), held a final close on 23 March 2018 at the EUR3.5 billion (US$4.31 billion) hard cap exceeding the EUR3.0 billion (US$3.7 billion) target fund size.

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Saudi Arabia launches tender process for desalination-power project

Saudi Arabia launches tender process for desalination-power project

🕔Mar 20, 2018

The Water & Electricity Company (WEC) of Saudi Arabia has published a Request for Expressions of Interest for the Jubail Phase 3 Independent Water & Power Project, to be located on the Arabian Gulf Coast, approximately 18km south of the Jubail Industrial City, adjacent to the existing plant units (Jubail Phase 1, Jubail Phase 2 and Jubail RO plants), in the Eastern Province of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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EQT to sell Norwegian port and supply base owner Mongstad Group

EQT to sell Norwegian port and supply base owner Mongstad Group

🕔Mar 13, 2018

EQT Infrastructure II has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Mongstad Group to Asset Buyout Partners (ABP), a real estate investor specialized on oil and gas clusters, founded by Norwegian private equity investor HitecVision. The parties have agreed not to disclose the transaction value.

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Assured Guaranty purchases minority interest in Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors

Assured Guaranty purchases minority interest in Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors

🕔Mar 2, 2018

Rubicon Infrastructure Advisors has announced the sale of a minority equity interest in its parent company to a subsidiary of Assured Guaranty Ltd.

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Mexico announces bidding process for 3 GW transmission BOT project

Mexico announces bidding process for 3 GW transmission BOT project

🕔Feb 20, 2018

The Federal Electricity Commission (CFE) of Mexico has announced the bidding rules for proposals for the development of the Ixtepec Potencia – Yautepec Potencia transmission project, which includes the ​first direct current transmission line. The project represents an estimated investment of US$1.7 billion and will enter into commercial operation in the year 2021.

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MegaProject 1204: Mexico opens tender for US$1 billion transmission PPP

MegaProject 1204: Mexico opens tender for US$1 billion transmission PPP

🕔Feb 14, 2018

The Government of Mexico has started the tender process for the Baja California Transmission Line project. The tender is seeking a developer to design, finance, build and operate a 1,400 km transmission line linking Seri, in the state of Sonora, in north-east Mexico, to Cucapáh in the state of Baja California.

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Starwood Energy raises US$854 million for new infrastructure fund

Starwood Energy raises US$854 million for new infrastructure fund

🕔Jan 23, 2018

Starwood Energy has recently committed US$135 million capital to its Starwood Energy Infrastructure Fund III, taking the fund's total to US$989 million.

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Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

Danish CIP's 3rd energy fund secures EUR2.8 billion in commitments

🕔Dec 28, 2017

After nine months of fundraising, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP) new fund, Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III), has had its sixth close on December 27, 2017 with total commitments reaching EUR2.8 billion (US$3.32 billion).

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MegaProject 1074: Nigeria approves US$2.8 billion gas pipeline PPP

MegaProject 1074: Nigeria approves US$2.8 billion gas pipeline PPP

🕔Dec 27, 2017

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) of Nigeria has approved the US$2.8 billion Ajaokuta–Kaduna–Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project. The 40-inch pipeline will span 614km.

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Eleven concessions to be signed in Brazil following power auction

Eleven concessions to be signed in Brazil following power auction

🕔Dec 19, 2017

Eleven concessions concerning power transmission lines in Brazil have been awarded, following an auction by the Ministry of Mines and Energy on Friday 15 December. The eleven lots collectively include 4,919km of transmission lines and substations with a total capacity of 10,416 MVA, and represent BRL8.75 billion (US$2.66 billion) in investments.

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SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

SCOR finalises second fund and starts third debt fund

🕔Dec 18, 2017

SCOR Investment Partners, the SCOR group’s portfolio management company, have announced the end of the deployment of €378 million (US$444.06 million) through the SCOR Infrastructure Loans II fund, and the launch of the third generation with the SCOR Infrastructure Loans III fund.

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The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

The Marguerite Fund sells a portfolio of five assets to Pantheon

🕔Dec 4, 2017

Marguerite has announced the sale of a portfolio of renewable and concession-based assets by the Marguerite Fund to Pantheon.

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US$12.1 millon contract awarded for 220 kV transmission line in south-east Peru

US$12.1 millon contract awarded for 220 kV transmission line in south-east Peru

🕔Dec 4, 2017

Peru’s infrastructure authority ProInversion has awarded a PPP contract for the design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of a 220 kV transmission line located in the south of the country.

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