Wind and solar firm Greenko Energy Holdings is said to be planning to raise as much as US$1bn in Green bonds to refinance the acquisition loan it raised for Sun Edison’s Indian assets.
The IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has invested Rs6.67bn (US$103m) in L&T Infrastructure Finance Co (LTIFC) by subscribing to the first official Green bond issue in India.
IRB Infrastructure Developers has reached financial close on the Udaipur to Gujarat Border 6 Laning project estimated to cost about Rs21bn (US$324m).
Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB), under Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Power, Energy & Mineral Resources, has launched the bidding for the development of a 10MW solar PV power plant on a build, own and operate (BOO) basis.
Pune Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (PMRDA) has shortlisted three consortia for the development of the third line of Pune Metro. They are Siemens with Tata Realty & Infrastructure, Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) and IRB Infrastructure Developers with Chinese and Malaysian companies.