Friday, 22 June 2018

BMW pens solar PPA

PFI Issue 627 - June 13, 2018

German car giant BMW has signed a long-term power purchase agreement with BayWa to supply 252MWh of solar power per year to its new manufacturing facility in San Luis Potosi. The deal is reportedly worth US$165m.

Sonora lithium developer to seek PF

PFI Issue 627 - June 13, 2018

Bacanora Lithium is to seek project finance for its US$450m Sonora lithium scheme. The strategy involves raising both debt and equity.

Red Troncal telecoms PPP tender due

PFI Issue 627 - June 13, 2018

The final bidding guidelines for the Red Troncal, or backbone network, public-private partnership telecoms project are set to be released mid-June.

AES and BAL issue bonds for wind farm

PFI Issue 627 - June 13, 2018

EnerAB, a joint venture between AES Corporation and Grupo BAL, has issued US$376.7m in bonds via a private placement to finance the 306MW Mesa la Paz wind farm in Tamaulipas. They are developing the project alongside Frontera Renovables, an Oak Creek Energy affiliate.

CCR takes controlling airport stake

PFI Issue 627 - June 13, 2018

Brazilian infrastructure investor CCR will pay US$60m to take a controlling stake in a pair of San Jose airport concessionaires.