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Banks line up for Myanmar’s Myingyan IPP

Sembcorp is rumoured to have lined up four banks in support for its bid for the roughly $500 million Myingyan Independent Power Producer project in Myanmar

LS Power closes refinancing for West Deptford

LS Power has closed refinancing for the $345 million construction debt for the West Deptford combined-cycle gas-fired plant, IJGlobal has learnt

Starwood closes Quail Run acquisition

Starwood has closed acquisition of the 550MW Quail Run combined-cycle gas-fired plant in Texas from Exelon, IJGlobal has learnt

Gulf Energy, Mitsui sign Thai SPP financing

Gulf Energy and Mitsui have signed a roughly $2.4 billion financing for a portfolio of 12 gas-fired cogeneration power plants in Thailand

Toyo Thai lines up JBIC debt for Myanmar power project

Toyo Thai is planning to mandate the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) for roughly 80% of the $2 billion debt required for its 1,280MW coal-fired power project in Myanmar’s Mon state, IJGlobal has learnt

E.ON names Germany chief executive

Robert Hienz is to join E.ON's management board as chief executive of the utility giant's German activites

Carlyle to buy Malaga peaker

The Carlyle Group has agreed to buy the 96MW Malaga peaking plant in Fresno, California from the Kings River Conservation District

E.ON sells Italian power assets to EPH

German utility E.ON is to sell its Italian coal and gas assets, in a deal worth an estimated €500 million ($584.8 million) to Czech power producer Energetický a průmyslový (EPH)

Advanced Power to launch Carroll County financing

Advanced Power is planning to launch $525 million debt for the Carroll County combined cycle gas-fired project in Ohio in the next few weeks, IJGlobal has learnt

LS Power West Deptford refinancing imminent

LS Power is planning to close the refinancing for the $345 million debt backing the West Deptford combined-cycle gas-fired plant this week, IJGlobal has learnt

Salalah 2 winner announcement nears

Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) is hoping to name a preferred bidder for the delayed Salalah 2 independent power project by the end of January 2015, IJGlobal has learnt

AFC reaches financial close on Kpone IPP

A consortium led by the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has reached financial close on the 350MW Kpone independent power producer (IPP) project in Ghana, after meeting all conditions precedent

Abengoa brings in EIG for Greenfield equity

US energy fund manager EIG Global Energy Partners has agreed to provide early-stage equity for a slate of projects developed by Spanish infrastructure operator Abengoa

Mexico's CFE awards Norte III CCGT to Abengoa

Mexico's National Energy Commission has awarded the 924MW Norte III combined cycle natural gas turbine (CCGT) project in the state of Chihuahua to Spanish firm Abengoa

PB for Chicoasén II hydro project

Mexico's national electricity commission (CFE) has named a consortium comprising Omega Construcciones Industriales, Sinohydro Costa Rica, Desarrollo y Construcciones Urbanas and CAABSA Infraestructura preferred bidder for the 240MW Chicoasén II hydropower project

Kenya’s KPLC signs on transmission upgrade debt

State utility Kenya Power & Lighting Company (KPLC) has signed on a $150 million unsecured loan facility with a group of banks to fund upgrade work to its transmission infrastructure