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Energy Finance & Investment News in Jordan

Jordan launches tender for 30 MWp of PV solar projects

Jordan launches tender for 30 MWp of PV solar projects

🕔Jan 19, 2018

The Water Authority of Jordan (WAJ) has issued invitations for prequalification for the construction and operation of 30 MWp of solar power capacity to be split across two locations in the country. The electricity generated by the solar plants will power water pumping stations.

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IPPToday #135: Largest solar PV project in Jordan to receive IFC financing

IPPToday #135: Largest solar PV project in Jordan to receive IFC financing

🕔Jan 17, 2018

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced that it has arranged a financing package of up to US$188 million for the 200 MW Baynouna plant, the largest solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Jordan to date.

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EBRD provides US$22 million for solar project in Jordan

EBRD provides US$22 million for solar project in Jordan

🕔Dec 14, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced a US$22 million loan for the construction and operation of a 50 MW photovoltaic (PV) plant in the Risha region of Jordan, 300 km north-east of the capital, Amman

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EBRD provides debt financing for 45 MW wind project in Jordan

EBRD provides debt financing for 45 MW wind project in Jordan

🕔Dec 8, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a US$52 million loan for the construction and operation of a 45 MW wind farm in the Shobak region of Jordan, 160km south of the capital, Amman.

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FRV achieves FC for 51 MW Jordan solar project

FRV achieves FC for 51 MW Jordan solar project

🕔Sep 22, 2017

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IFC and IDB mulling financing KOSPO’s Jordan wind

IFC and IDB mulling financing KOSPO’s Jordan wind

🕔Sep 4, 2017

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Islamic Development Bank (IDB) are mulling financing Korean Southern Power Company’s (KOSPO) and Daelim Energy’s 51.75MW wind project in Jordan.

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Lending trio to finance Acwa’s Risha PV

Lending trio to finance Acwa’s Risha PV

🕔Aug 21, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is mulling to provide a financing package of around US$27.6 million to finance the development and construction of a solar photovoltaic plant located in the Risha region, Jordan

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EBRD and FMO to finance a 51-MW solar project in Jordan

EBRD and FMO to finance a 51-MW solar project in Jordan

🕔Jun 20, 2017

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)  has agreed to provide a total of US$70 million to finance the construction of an up to 51-MW solar park in Jordan. 

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Jordan launches RFEOI for waste-to-energy plant

Jordan launches RFEOI for waste-to-energy plant

🕔May 2, 2017

The government of Jordan has launched a request for expression of interest (RFEOI) to develop a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in the vicinity of the Al Ekaider landfill.

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Jordan invites EOIs for waste-to-energy project

Jordan invites EOIs for waste-to-energy project

🕔Apr 27, 2017

Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources of Jordan (MEMR) has issued a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEOI) seeking interested developers to carry out a waste-to-energy project in Irbid Governorate on build, own, operate and transfer basis.

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FRV reaches financial close for two solar PV projects in Jordan

FRV reaches financial close for two solar PV projects in Jordan

🕔Mar 31, 2017

FRV has announced the financial close of two of the four projects awarded in the second round of Jordan’s solar independent power producer (IPP) tender.

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IFC and MIGA back 485 MW Power Plant In Jordan

IFC and MIGA back 485 MW Power Plant In Jordan

🕔Feb 9, 2017

IFC and MIGA, members of the World Bank Group, are backing the design, construction, ownership and operation of a the 485 MW Zarqa gas-fired power plant in Jordan. Once operational, the plant will generate power at about a third of the current average cost in Jordan. 

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ACWA Power signs Risha Jordan PV deal with record-low tariff

ACWA Power signs Risha Jordan PV deal with record-low tariff

🕔Jan 20, 2017

ACWA Power has agreed with the Government of Jordan to develop, finance, construct, own and operate a new 61.3 MWp photovoltaic project in Risha, a province in Eastern Jordan.

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Proparco and EBRD finance solar project in Jordan

Proparco and EBRD finance solar project in Jordan

🕔Dec 30, 2016

Proparco and the EBRD further support renewable energy in Jordan by providing a US$71 million loan for the construction of a 67 MWp FRV Empire solar power plant.

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Korea Eximbank signs financing for solar project in Jordan

Korea Eximbank signs financing for solar project in Jordan

🕔Dec 13, 2016

South Korea’s state-run Export-Import Bank of Korea (Korea Eximbank) will provide US$120 million project financing to develop the Fujeij wind power plant, in Jordan.

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ACWA Power Mafraq signs Financial Agreements for 60.3 MWp Solar PV IPP in Jordan

ACWA Power Mafraq signs Financial Agreements for 60.3 MWp Solar PV IPP in Jordan

🕔Nov 24, 2016

ACWA Power has announced that the Financial Agreements of ACWA Power Mafraq, 60.3 MWp PV IPP in Jordan, have been executed on the 12th November 2016.

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Catalyst MENA Clean Energy Fund reaches €47 million

Catalyst MENA Clean Energy Fund reaches €47 million

🕔Nov 23, 2016

The first projects of a new fund supported by the European Investment Bank (EIB) – the Catalyst MENA Clean Energy Fund (Catalyst) – are now taking off.

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EBRD finances wind power plant in Jordan

EBRD finances wind power plant in Jordan

🕔Nov 2, 2016

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a loan of US$70 million to Green Watts Renewable Energy LLC, for the construction of the 86 MW  Al Rajef wind farm in the Ma'an governorate of southern Jordan.

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Masdar secures PPA for 200 MW solar project in Jordan

Masdar secures PPA for 200 MW solar project in Jordan

🕔Oct 25, 2016

Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, has secured a power purchase agreement (PPA) for a 200 MW solar power plant in Jordan.

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IFC finances FRV solar plant in Jordan

IFC finances FRV solar plant in Jordan

🕔Sep 28, 2016

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has arranged a US$76 million financing package for Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) to build the 50 MW solar plant in Mafraq, northern Jordan.

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