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Energy Finance & Investment News in Colombia

MPC Capital announces partnership with Martifer Renewables

MPC Capital announces partnership with Martifer Renewables

🕔Apr 2, 2018

MPC Capital, an international real assets investment manager headquartered in Hamburg, has announced a joint venture with Martifer Renewables, a developer of wind and solar energy projects. The venture will focus on developing and supporting distributed generation and utility-scale solar photovoltaic and wind renewable energy projects throughout Colombia.

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KfW IPEX-Bank to finance 2.4 GW hydroelectric project in Colombia

KfW IPEX-Bank to finance 2.4 GW hydroelectric project in Colombia

🕔Feb 19, 2018

KfW IPEX-Bank has announced that it is participating in financing the 2.4 GW Ituango hydropower plant in the department of Antioquia in Colombia. KfW IPEX-Bank is loaning the project owner Empresas Públicas de Medellin E.S.P US$100 million, structured as a project-related corporate loan.

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IPPToday #130: IADB to loan US$1 billion to largest hydropower project in Colombia

IPPToday #130: IADB to loan US$1 billion to largest hydropower project in Colombia

🕔Jan 8, 2018

IDB Invest, the private investment arm of the Inter-American Development Bank, has signed a US$1 billion senior, unsecured A/B loan package to Empresas Públicas de Medellín (EPM) to fund the construction of the 2.4 GW Ituango hydroelectric plant, to be the largest hydropower project in Colombia.

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Brookfield takes majority stake in Colombian gas distributor

Brookfield takes majority stake in Colombian gas distributor

🕔Nov 27, 2017

Through Gas Natural Distribución Latinoamérica, Gas Natural Fenosa has agreed the sale of a 59.1% stake in its Colombian gas distribution business Gas Natural SA ESP to the Canadian fund Brookfield Infrastructure.

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WSP Announces Acquisition of LatAm firm Poch

WSP Announces Acquisition of LatAm firm Poch

🕔Jul 26, 2017

WSP Global Inc. has announced that it is pursuing its expansion in Latin America through the acquisition of Poch, a 730-employee professional services firm based in Chile. The firm has additional offices in Peru, Colombia and Mexico.

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Colombia awards Nueva Esperanza - La Virginia transmission project

Colombia awards Nueva Esperanza - La Virginia transmission project

🕔Dec 13, 2016

The Colombia's Mining and Energy Planning Unit (Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética –UPME) has announced it has awarded the Nueva Esperanza - La Virginia transmission project to Alupar Colombia S.A.S.

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Graña y Montero win transmission project in Colombia

Graña y Montero win transmission project in Colombia

🕔Sep 30, 2016

Graña y Montero an engineering and construction company, has announced that the consortium formed by its subsidiary Morelco, was awarded the Buena Pro of a contract for US$149 million for the execution of the Regional Transmission System located in the Colombian Atlantic Coast.

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Colombia awards transmission concession

Colombia awards transmission concession

🕔Jul 28, 2016

The Colombia's Mining and Energy Planning Unit (Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética –UPME) has awarded the 230 kV La Enea transmission project to Central Hidroelectrica de Caldas S.A. (Chec). 

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Brookfield closes $14 Billion Global Infrastructure Fund

Brookfield closes $14 Billion Global Infrastructure Fund

🕔Jul 14, 2016

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. has announced that it held the final close on Brookfield Infrastructure Fund III (BIF III) with an aggregate of US$14 billion of equity commitments, creating a global infrastructure fund that invests in high-quality, core infrastructure assets on a value basis. 

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Gran Tierra Energy Inc. announces acquisition of PetroLatina Energy Ltd. in Colombia

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. announces acquisition of PetroLatina Energy Ltd. in Colombia

🕔Jul 14, 2016

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire PetroLatina Energy Ltd. for cash consideration of CAD525 million (US$402 million), consisting of an initial payment of CAD500 million at closing, subject to closing adjustments, and a deferred payment of CAD25 million prior to December 31, 2016.

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ISA awarded transmission concession in Colombia

ISA awarded transmission concession in Colombia

🕔Jun 14, 2016

Colombia's Mining and Energy Planning Unit (UPME) has awarded to ISA the 230-kV San Antonio substation and associated transmission lines project.

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Empresas Públicas de Medellín secures financing for 2,400 MW hydroelectric project

Empresas Públicas de Medellín secures financing for 2,400 MW hydroelectric project

🕔Jan 15, 2016

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has announced that it has closed on a new advisory assignment for a large energy financing in Latin America. 

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Epsa in Colombia inaugurates 55-MW Cucuana hydroelectric facility

Epsa in Colombia inaugurates 55-MW Cucuana hydroelectric facility

🕔Nov 16, 2015

Empresa de Energia del Pacifico SA (CLB:EPSA) has commenced to operate the 55 MW Cucuana hydroelectric facility located in Tolima department, Colombia.

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Amerisur Resources signs agreement with Petroamazonas for the construction of Ecuador-Colombia oil pipeline

Amerisur Resources signs agreement with Petroamazonas for the construction of Ecuador-Colombia oil pipeline

🕔Jun 17, 2015

Amerisur Resources has announced the signing of an agreement with Petroamazonas for the construction and use of an Ecuador-Colombia interconnector pipeline for transport of its crude oil.

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Colombia restarts sale of electricity public firm Isagen

Colombia restarts sale of electricity public firm Isagen

🕔Mar 10, 2015

The Colombian government will restart the sale of its 57.6% stake in Isagen, a mixed public utility company that generates and sells electrical energy in Colombia.

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WSP Global acquires Dessau CEI engineering firm

WSP Global acquires Dessau CEI engineering firm

🕔Jan 14, 2015

WSP Global Inc. has acquired Dessau CEI S.A.S, Dessau International Inc.’s Colombian engineering subsidiary active in transportation and oil & gas sectors.

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IFC leads $380 million investment in Pacific Midstream

IFC leads $380 million investment in Pacific Midstream

🕔Dec 19, 2014

IFC and a consortium of investors led by IFC, including the IFC Global Infrastructure Fund, will invest $320 million in Pacific Midstream Ltd., a growing company that will play an important role in Colombia’s efforts to improve its oil and gas pipeline network.

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GDF SUEZ signs agreement to sell energy assets in Panama and Costa Rica

GDF SUEZ signs agreement to sell energy assets in Panama and Costa Rica

🕔Aug 20, 2014

GDF SUEZ announces that it has signed an agreement for the sale of its assets located in Panama and Costa Rica to Celsia, a Colombian company.

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PetroNova appoints new Director

PetroNova appoints new Director

🕔Aug 15, 2014

PetroNova Inc., a company engaged in the exploration and development of oil and natural gas resources in Colombia, today announced that at the recommendation A.V. Securities Inc., the finder of PetroNova's previously announced $8 million private placement, it has appointed Marcel Apeloig to serve as a Director of the company.

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August deadline for sale of Isagen stake

August deadline for sale of Isagen stake

🕔Aug 1, 2014

The Colombian government plans to sell its 57.6% stake in Isagen, a mixed public utility company that generates and sells electrical energy in Colombia.

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