Monday, 21 May 2018
The Queensland government has given the go-ahead to Neoen to develop the A$300m (US$225m) Kaban Green Power Hub near Cairns. The project involves a 160MW wind farm and a battery storage facility of around 100MW. Neoen will now look at funding for the project. Neoen has a number of ReHubs including the Bulgana project in Victoria.
The US higher education industry is increasingly turning to public-private partnerships (P3s) to develop student housing. By Geoff Eisenacher, vice president of Partnership Development, Corvias.
The Grand Est broadband project is France’s largest high-speed internet network to be project-financed to-date. The project built upon the experience of previous broadband concessions to tackle demand risk on a larger scale. By Laurent Chabot, co-head infrastructure finance France, Société Générale CIB.
Welcome to the 2018 Thomson Reuters Project Finance International (PFI) Yearbook. The Yearbook is our annual publication in which we look at the events of 2017, through case studies and the PFI Awards, and look forward into 2018 with interviews and articles in the Global section of the book.
Developments in the LNG market and the spread of increasingly cheap renewable technology are dominating the global energy market. PFI’s Global Energy Report 2018 examines the driving forces behind these and other trends through case studies of landmark deals and articles on important market shifts. The report looks at new technology such as energy storage and new funding options for renewables.
A strengthening dollar has once again hit the emerging markets. Currency risk, once again, has reared its head in its purest form – that is currencies can go up and down, sometimes sharply.
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