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  • December 2005

    SMUD preps Cosumnes 22 December 2005

    The Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) is preparing a $297 million financing for the Cosumnes power project, which is set to price on 6 January. Cosumnes is an 800MW natural gas-fired combined-cycle project located in Sacramento County, California. Goldman Sachs is running the Cosumnes Pro...

  • Trianel syndicates 22 December 2005

    Lead arranger WestLB has closed syndication on the Eu359 million ($426 million) debt backing the 800MW Trianel power plant.

  • Calpine enters chapter 11 21 December 2005

    Calpine Corporation has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, after failing to come up with a way of meeting the servicing obligations attached to $17 billion in debt. It filed at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York on 20 December. It has lined up $2 billio...

  • Hidd IWPP brownfield awarded 19 December 2005

    The bidding group comprising International Power (IP), Sumitomo, Suez Tractebel, Sidem and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been awarded preferred bidder for the brownfield Hidd IWPP project in Bahrain.

  • Shuaibah IWPP oversubscribed 19 December 2005

    The $967 million commercial loan and the $400 million Hermes-guaranteed debt backing the Shuaibah IWPP project in Saudi, have sold well with 20 banks taking a piece of the deal and more expected to join by the signing date on 21 December.

  • Brascan refinances NY portfolio 16 December 2005

    Brascan Power - soon to be renamed Brookfield Power - has raised $550 million in a private placement of corporate notes that will refinance the $500 million bridging loan arranged by Citigroup and ABN Amro last year for its New York hydro portfolio acquisition.

  • New Portuguese wind license bids due January 07 December 2005

    Bids for up to 1200MW of renewables (wind) capacity in Portugal are due on 30 January.

  • IFC finances Senegal peaker 05 December 2005

    The International Finance Corporation has closed a Eu17 million ($20 million) financing for the Kounoune I power project in Senegal. The financing backs construction of a 67.5MW diesel-fired peak power project, located at Kounoune, to the east of the Senegalese capital Dakar. It will sell power to S...

  • Dexia closes partial refi for Nancy Energie 03 December 2005

    Dexia has closed a Eu43 million partial refinancing for Nancy Energie.

  • Loy Yang refi syndication extended 03 December 2005

    Syndication of the Loy Yang Power A$2.36 billion ($1.72 billion) refinancing has been extended to 9 December.

  • GE buys into Abengoa transmission assets 02 December 2005

    GE Energy Financial Services has bought 80% of Abengoa's electricity transmission business in Chile. GE has paid $24.4 million for the stake, under an agreement by which Abengoa will continue to manage the assets. Abengoa's financial adviser was BNP Paribas and its legal counsel was Urenda, Renc...

  • Wolf Hollow refi launches 02 December 2005

    WestLB and Goldman Sachs have launched the syndication of the $400 million Wolf Hollow acquisition financing. Wolf Hollow is a 730MW natural gas-fired combined cycle power project located in Granbury, Texas. AES was the original developer of the project, but handed back the keys to the plant to ...

  • Streetwise 01 December 2005

    Debt in the Spanish roads market is even more tightly priced than last year despite a prospective wave of refinancings and regional shadow tolls. But what Spanish lenders structure at home looks set to be replicated abroad at higher margins. By Sean Keating.

  • Cross dressing 01 December 2005

    Is it a boutique, fund manager, sponsor or bank – even Babcock & Brown finds it hard to define itself. As its asset portfolio grows, what's next for this new breed of investment bank? By Andreas Campomar

  • ERRM: Tighter and tighter 01 December 2005

    Iberdrola's Eu217 million financing of a 199MW windfarm portfolio in Murcia has set a new benchmark for ever tightening margins on Spanish wind deals.

  • Hibernian Wind mandates arrangers 01 December 2005

    Calyon and RBS have been awarded the arranger mandate for a portfolio financing by Hibernian Wind Power, a subsidiary of Ireland's Electricity Supply Board.

  • Maritza East 1: EBRD gets it right 01 December 2005

    Financing for the Eu1.15 billion Maritza East 1 power plant project (ME1) was signed on 7 December. The deal is Bulgaria's largest single foreign direct investment to date and also signals that AES, the project sponsor, has put behind it the troubles of the global power recession.

  • OrCal: California steaming 01 December 2005

    Ormat Technologies has completed a $165 million 144A issue to refinance its OrCal Geothermal portfolio. The financing, which closed on 8 December, indicates that geothermal assets are fast becoming popular with a new investor base. It also indicates that geothermal producers are able to get satisfac...

  • Power 01 December 2005

    Wolf Hollow acquisition launches

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