Saturday, 18 January 2020

Hokkaido Airport loan signed

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

Hokkaido Airport, a 17-member consortium led by Hokkaido Airport Terminal (HKK), has signed a ¥365.1bn (US$3.34bn) 30-year loan facility to finance the acquisition of seven airports in Hokkaido under the country’s privatisation programme.

Ministry reduces FiT for 2020

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOE) has reduced the 2020 feed-in tariff (FiT) for power purchase agreements (PPAs) signed this year for renewable energy schemes.

Signing begins for CIP offshore loan

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

Signing of the loan documents began last week for the financing of Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners’ (CIP’s) 600MW offshore wind projects.

Egco joins Yunlin OWP

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

Electricity Generating (Egco) has acquired a 25% stake in Yunlin Holding, the parent company of Yunneng Wind Power that is developing a 640MW offshore wind project (OWP) in the Taiwan Strait about 8km off the coast of Yunlin county.

Northland seeks FA

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

Canada’s Northland Power is understood to be seeking a financial adviser to help put together the financing for 1.044GW of offshore wind projects that are due to commence operation in 2024 and 2025.

O&G exploration open to foreign companies

PFI Issue 664 - January 15, 2020

The Chinese government will for the first time allow foreign companies to join in the exploration and production of oil and gas in the country, a sector that has been limited so far to state-owned companies such as China National Petroleum Company (CNPC), China Petrochemical Corp (Sinopec) or their listed vehicles.