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Sunday, 23 April 2017

New low for solar

PFI Issue 599 - April 20, 2017

Solairedirect, part of Engie, has bid a new low tariff in the Indian solar market, Rs3.15 per kWh (US$0.049/kWh), for the 250MW Kadapa scheme in Andhra Pradesh.

Rewa solar signs PPA

PFI Issue 599 - April 20, 2017

Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Ltd (RUMSL) has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Delhi Metro Railways Corporation (DMRC) & Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company (MPPMC).

NTPC raises US$1.6bn for Maitree IPP

PFI Issue 599 - April 20, 2017

Bangladesh India Friendship Power Company (BIFPCL), a 50:50 joint venture between India’s state-owned NTPC and the Bangladesh Power Development Board, has closed a US$1.6bn loan to develop the 2x660MW coal-fired Maitree power plant.

IFC to support first LNG terminal

PFI Issue 599 - April 20, 2017

The International Finance Corp (IFC) will provide both A and B loans to the financing of Bangladesh’s first LNG terminal that will be developed by Excelerate, a leading LNG infrastructure company based in Texas, USA.

ThalNova appoints EPC for Thar plant

PFI Issue 599 - April 20, 2017

ThalNova Power Thar (TNPTL) has awarded the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to China Machinery & Engineering Corporation for the construction of a 330MW lignite coal-based power project in Thar, Sindh. The agreement was recently signed in Beijing.

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