Borrower Strategies

  • Solar Sponsor Seals Debt with Asian State Investor and Private Lender

    Jul 21, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    A solar developer has wrapped a $450 million debt investment arranged by an Asian state-owned investment manager and a New York-based private credit firm.
  • Moody's Rates EFH DIP Debt Amid Oncor Wrangling

    Jul 17, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Moody’s Investors Service has assigned a rating to a $6.3 billion debtor-in-possession facility for Energy Future Holdings, amid a tussle over who will own its main asset—Oncor Electric Delivery Co.—should it emerge from bankruptcy.
  • Texas Utility Calls for 370 MW of Generation

    Jul 03, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    A Texas-based utility company has issued a request for proposals for 370 MW of generation by 2023 to meet increasing demand and replace older and less efficient projects.
  • Duke Seeks Wind Capacity in Indiana

    Jun 29, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Duke Energy has issued a request for proposals for up to 200 MW of wind generation to be delivered in Indiana.
  • Spruce Closes Loan Portfolio Sale

    Jun 22, 2017 - Power Finance & Risk

    Spruce Finance, which finances residential solar and energy efficiency projects in the U.S., sold a $250 million loan portfolio to an undisclosed North American bank on June 21.
  • Pricing Flexes on EFH DIP Refi

    Jun 22, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Pricing has flexed on a debtor-in-possession facility and term loan refinancing for Energy Future Holdings.
  • FirstEnergy Raises $3B Amid Merchant Asset Sell-off

    Jun 20, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    FirstEnergy Corp. priced $3 billion of corporate bonds across three tranches on June 19 to refinance debt amid efforts to shed its competitive generation business.
  • Mosaic Lines Up Second Securitization

    Jun 16, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Solar lending platform Mosaic is preparing to launch its second asset-backed securitization just four months after sealing its inaugural ABS offering.
  • EFH Seeks Commitments for $5B+ DIP Refinancing

    Jun 13, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Two banks are marketing a refinancing of Energy Future Holdings’ multi-billion dollar debtor-in-possession and term loan financing as an existing DIP facility approaches its due date.
  • Apple Raises $1B with Second Green Bond

    Jun 13, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    Apple priced a $1 billion 10-year green bond on Tuesday, building on its $1.5 billion inaugural offering last year. The technology company plans to use the proceeds for one or more renewable and efficiency projects.
  • NRG, GenOn Outline Potential Restructuring Deal

    May 23, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    NRG Energy and its subsidiary, GenOn Energy, have reached an agreement with a group of GenOn creditors that could pave the way to a consensual Chapter 11 restructuring.
  • Community Renewable RFP Issued for Montana Generation

    May 18, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    NorthWestern Energy has issued a request for proposals for up to 45 MW of generation from community renewable projects.
  • NextEra Raises $1.25B after Oncor Setback

    Apr 26, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    As NextEra Energy priced a $1.25 billion 10-year corporate bond on April 25 to refinance debt that is due to mature later this year, investors were apparently untroubled by the snag it hit trying to acquire a Texas utility company.
  • Acciona Inks 'Green Loan' for Chile Projects

    Apr 25, 2017 - Michael Turner

    Spain’s Acciona has signed a €100 million 'green loan' with BBVA to part-finance its solar and wind projects in Chile.
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