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Advisory REOI for Jamaica roads P3

The IFC has issued REOIs seeking multiple advisers to help with implementing 3 brownfield road segments via a P3 in Jamaica

Finergreen hires new associate in Dubai

Financial advisory boutique Finergreen has hired Valérianne Nicolaou-Gambini as associate at its Dubai office to boost its renewables-focused practice in the MENA region

Uzbekistan, Huawei pen on renewables

Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Energy and Huawei Tech Investment Tashkent have signed an MoU to jointly cooperate on the development of renewable energy sources in the Central Asian state

InfraCo Africa signs debt for Golomoti solar PV

An InfraCo Africa-led consortium has signed with the US Development Finance Corporation a $25 million loan to debt finance the $27.7 million, 20MW Golomoti solar PV in Dedza, Malawi

Empower, Multiconsult form African solar partnership

Norwegian firms Empower New Energy and Multiconsult have formed a partnership to collaborate on distributed solar in Sub-Saharan Africa

Philippines bans copper-gold mine

The Philippines Government has again revoked Filipino mining company Sagittarius Mines’ permit for a $5.9 billion copper-gold project in the southern Philippines

Jacobs appointed to study hydrogen in South Korea

South Korean wind farm developer Elenergy has selected Jacobs to conduct a feasibility study on green hydrogen production and import facility in South Korea

Thai Exim issues first $135m green bond

Export-Import Bank of Thailand has issued its first Bt5 billion green bond in accordance with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations green bond standards

Klima Energy Transition Fund hits €210m hard cap

Alantra and Enagás have reached final close on their energy transition fund Klima Energy Transition Fund with €210 million ($210m) in commitments

RFP out for Jordanian schools PPP

Jordan’s Ministry of Education has issued to 4 consortia the request for proposal documents for its schools PPP

Netherlands targets 70GW offshore wind by 2050

The Dutch government has set a new target to reach 70GW offshore wind capacity by 2050 to strengthen its energy security and reduce reliance on Russian gas and fossil fuels

World Bank inks Nepal financing

The World Bank and the government of Nepal have signed financing agreements worth NRs52.75 billion ($415 million) for infrastructure projects in the Himalayan country

Hyundai to take on Philippines rail

Hyundai Engineering & Construction has bagged a W1.9 trillion contract for a railway project connecting Manila and Calamba, the South Korea-based company said on 16 September 2022

Bhutan's transport plan gathers pace

Bhutan government has shortlisted 7 teams to assist with the design of a master plan for the Himalayan country’s national highways

KKR to invest in India renewables

KKR and Hero Group have agreed to invest $450 million in the Indian conglomerate’s renewable energy division, the parties said today

EXCLUSIVE Pembani Remgro to launch second infra fund

South African fund manager Pembani Remgro Infrastructure Managers is set to launch its second such fund with a $300 million target size.

Greenlight for Santos port privatisation

Brazilian water transport agency ANTAQ has approved privatisation of Latin America’s largest container port.

Husk Power, EDFI ElectriFI ink $6m rural electrification debt

Rural energy service company Husk Power Systems and EU-funded Electrification Financing Initiative have signed a $6 million debt financing to electrify 80 additional rural communities across India