Ever wondered about what happens when sustainability targets come due? We have seen sustainability target inflation over the last few years and right now plenty of governments and companies are announcing plans focusing on 2030 - a date near enough to be meaningful but far away enough not to be hurtful, right now. One major economy, however, coming up to its due target date, 2022, and its experience is salutary.
In November 2020, the UK government brought forward plans for the demise of new petrol and diesel car sales from 2035 to 2030. Whether that plan is viable depends more on the success of building out the underlying charging infrastructure for electric vehicles than building the vehicles themselves. Liberty Charge plans to play its part in meeting the challenge. By Nick Herbert.
Heirs Holdings Oil & Gas Ltd recently acquired a 45% interest in one of the most prolific onshore oil and gas licences in Nigeria from Shell, Total and Eni through an innovative, first-of-its-kind hybrid acquisition financing. By Sam Nwanze, Nnamdi Azubuike, Heirs Holdings Oil & Gas Ltd, Ade Adeola, Dapo Akinpelu, Standard Chartered Bank, Jason Kerr, Mukund Dhar, Deji Adegoke, White & Case LLP, Chike Obianwu and Yemisi Awonuga of Templars.
Welcome to the 2021 Refinitiv Project Finance International (PFI) Yearbook. The Yearbook is our annual publication in which we look at the events of 2020 through case studies and the PFI Awards, and look forward into 2021 with a range of themed articles and profiles in the Global section of the book.
|Date||Project Name||Region||Country||Sector||Cost (US$m)||Developer||Advisers||Story Link|
|Nexus Renewable Energy Portfolio Project||LATAM||Chile||Power, Power||283.000||Global Power Generation SA, Grupo Ibereolica Renovables||MILBANK-TWEED|
|404MW Mutkalampi Wind Farm Project||EMEA||Finland||Power||568.620||PROKON Pflanzenoel GmbH, Neoen SAS|
|NextEnergy Solar Power Project||EMEA||United Kingdom||Power||137.080||NextEnergy Capital Ltd|
|Pulau Indah Combined-Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant Project||APAC||Malaysia||Power||798.450||Tadmax Resources Bhd, Worldwide Holdings Bhd, Korea Electric Power Corp|
|Sadara Dow and Aramco Petrochemical Facility Project||EMEA||Saudi Arabia||Industry, Industry, Industry, Industry, Industry||20,000.000||Saudi Arabian Oil Co, The Dow Chemical Co||RBS, RIYAD, GREENGATE-LLC, JPMSHEARMAN-LLP, WHITE-CASE, MILBANK-TWEED, ALLEN-OVERY|
|Jerez de la Frontera Photovoltaic Plant Project||EMEA||Spain||Power||70.430||Bruc Energy S.L.U||GARRIGUES|
|Fukuoka City Cultural Facility Project||APAC||Japan||Leisure & Property||157.320||Fukuoka Culture Base KK|
|55.57MW Hitachi Juo Solar Power Plant Project||APAC||Japan||Power||209.340|
|25.76MW Minamikyushu Solar Power Plant Project||APAC||Japan||Power||92.450||RJ Renewable Energy Project|
|Date||Project Name||Status||Region||Country||Sector||Cost (US$m)||Developer||Advisers||Story Link|
|Tamil Nadu Transport Connectivity and Road Maintenance Development Project||Announced||APAC||India||Transportation||484.000|
|20MW Glasgow Green Hydrogen Power Plant Project||Planning Permission Applied||EMEA||United Kingdom||Oil & Gas, Power||0.000||Scottish Power Ltd|
|359MW Elecnor Pirapora Solar Photovoltaic Project||Contract Awarded||LATAM||Brazil||Power||500.000||Elecnor SA|
|Indian Railways Private Train Operation Project||In Tender||APAC||India||Transportation||4,022.950||Indian Railways|
|Dhofar Water Independent Project (IWP)||Request for Proposal (RFP)||EMEA||Oman||Water & Sewerage||0.000||Oman Power & Water Procurement|
|Keadby Hydrogen Power Plant Project||Announced||EMEA||United Kingdom||Oil & Gas, Power||0.000||Equinor ASA, SSE Renewables Holdings Ltd|
|Keadby 3 Project||Announced||EMEA||United Kingdom||Power||0.000||SSE Renewables Holdings Ltd, Equinor Energy As|
|Fiberklaar Fibre to the Home (FTTH) Project||Announced||EMEA||Belgium||Telecommunications||2,978.000||EQT Infrastructure Fund, Belgacom Mobile SA|
|DC BLOX Data Centers Project||Announced||NA||United States||Industry||0.000||DC BLOX|
|Gregory Crinum Coking Coal Mine Project||Announced||APAC||Australia||Mining||89.000||Sojitz Corp|