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    Feb 26, 2021 - Power Finance & Risk

    PFR Review and Outlook Roundtable February 2021

    In February, for the first time, Power Finance & Risk brought together representatives of the bank loan, private placement, term loan B and tax equity markets with a project sponsor to discuss the state of project finance, how they coped with the Covid-19 pandemic and what is in store for 2021.
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    Feb 26, 2021 - Taryana Odayar

    Impact of Texas freeze on generation assets begins to emerge

    As winter storm clouds pass over Texas, frozen natural gas pipelines thaw out and icy wind turbine blades start spinning again, project finance professionals and investors are starting to form a clearer picture of the fallout for power generation assets in the state.
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    Feb 24, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Exelon pulls trigger on competitive power spin-off

    Exelon Corp has announced its intention to spin its competitive generation and retail power businesses off into a separate publicly-listed company following a strategic review.
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    Feb 19, 2021 - Taryana Odayar

    Case Study: Lighthouse Renewable

    When Clearway Energy Group recently offloaded a 1.6 GW portfolio of renewable energy assets to its yieldco Clearway Energy, third-party co-investor Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital opted for an unusual capital structure, swapping out common equity for preferred equity instead.
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    Feb 19, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Is there any problem securitization can’t fix?

    Securitization exists in the public consciousness primarily as a shadowy corner of the capital markets in which out-of-control financial engineering causes global economic meltdowns. Could it be due a reappraisal?

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  • Exelon pulls trigger on competitive power spin-off

    Feb 24, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Exelon Corp has announced its intention to spin its competitive generation and retail power businesses off into a separate publicly-listed company following a strategic review.
  • Chilean gencos to add tranche to securitization

    Feb 19, 2021 - Carmen Arroyo

    A group of Chilean generation companies (gencos) affected by the country's 2019 power price freeze are preparing a private placement to securitize deferred receivables that will represent the second tranche of a bond issued ten days ago.

People & Firms

  • Investec puts Cho, Pantelogianis in charge of global infra

    Feb 24, 2021 - Taryana Odayar

    Investec has appointed Ralph Cho and Michael Pantelogianis as global co-heads of its power and infrastructure finance group.
  • Bolsonaro fires Petrobras CEO

    Feb 23, 2021 - Juliana Ennes

    Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro has fired the president of state-owned oil company Petrobras, Roberto Castello Branco, owing to a disagreement over fuel pricing policy.

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    Feb 19, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Is there any problem securitization can’t fix?

    Securitization exists in the public consciousness primarily as a shadowy corner of the capital markets in which out-of-control financial engineering causes global economic meltdowns. Could it be due a reappraisal?

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    Jan 29, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Paint it SPAC

    Recently, it seems that every day brings blank check company news, whether it’s an initial public offering or a merger. But could a privately held renewable energy project developer go public this way by the end of the year?

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    Jan 22, 2021 - Richard Metcalf

    Better late than never

    The years-long stampede of international capital into the US renewable energy sector has continued unabated in the first few weeks of 2021, as latecomers from around the world have finally got in on the action.

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