Mergers & Acquisitions

Project Finance

  • Bank Writes Term Sheet for Project with Solar Production Hedge

    Nov 17, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    A bank has laid out terms for a loan to finance a contracted solar project with a novel production hedge developed by kWh Analytics, offering a debt service coverage ratio of 1.1 times.
  • PPA Pulse: California Feed-in Tariff Contracts Approach $200/MWh

    Nov 16, 2017 - Stuart Wise, Richard Metcalf

    As competition for power purchase agreements for U.S. renewables projects pushes pricing ever lower, it may be a surprise to learn that you can get a contract priced at $199.72/MWh if you have the right kind of project in the right location.

Borrower Strategies

  • Talen Sweetens H.Y. Deal After NRG Pulls Offering

    Nov 15, 2017 - Power Finance & Risk

    Talen Energy Supply priced a high yield bond on Nov. 14, but had to provide investors with an extra year of non-call protection as sentiment remained shaky on U.S. sub-investment grade debt.
  • Talen Announces H.Y. Deal After NRG Pulls Offering

    Nov 14, 2017 - Power Finance & Risk

    Talen Energy Supply launched a $400 million refinancing on Tuesday in a wobbly high yield bond market that has recently seen three energy sector issuances pulled, including one from NRG Energy.

People & Firms

  • Intesa Hires WestLB Alum

    Nov 09, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Intesa Sanpaolo has hired a former director in project finance at WestLB as a senior structured finance banker in New York.
  • NAB Adds to Growing N.Y. Desk

    Nov 08, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    National Australia Bank has hired a banker who recently left a European institution in New York, bringing the Australian bank’s U.S. project finance headcount to six.

Latest Community

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    Nov 17, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Solar-powered Father-Son Team Heads to Antarctica

    The first person to walk to both the North and South poles is returning to the Antarctic, this time with his progeny—and some solar panels—in tow.

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    Nov 03, 2017 - Power Finance & Risk

    #PowerTweets Nov. 3, 2017

    The #PowerTweets feature tracks trends in project finance and M&A in the Americas on Twitter.

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    Nov 02, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Long-shuttered Coal-fired Plant Makes Unlikely Movie Star

    Abandoned coal-fired plants may not seem glamorous, but one such structure in New Orleans has developed a secondary career in recent years as a setting on the silver screen and TV.

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