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IPPToday #56: 843 MW of solar submitted for environmental approval in Mexico

IPPToday #56: 843 MW of solar submitted for environmental approval in Mexico

🕔Sep 13, 2017

Mexico’s Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) has received six large-scale PV projects for environmental approval  with a combined capacity of 843.6 MW. Four developers requested the permits to develop the solar projects in different parts of the country.

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IPPToday #35: Mexican banks to finance nearly 1 GW of renewable projects

IPPToday #35: Mexican banks to finance nearly 1 GW of renewable projects

🕔Aug 10, 2017

Mexico's Energy Secretariat (SENER) has announced that the country’s state-owned development banks are to finance 964 MW of wind and solar capacity across three projects.

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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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IPPToday #4: Financial Close for the Tierra Mojada Power Plant in Mexico

IPPToday #4: Financial Close for the Tierra Mojada Power Plant in Mexico

🕔Jun 27, 2017

Fisterra Energy, a company majority owned by Blackstone’s energy-focused private equity fund, Blackstone Energy Partners, and global private equity fund, Blackstone Capital Partners, have announced it has achieved a financial closing for the Tierra Mojada combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant in Guadalajara, Mexico.

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InterGen to Sell Mexico Assets

InterGen to Sell Mexico Assets

🕔May 26, 2017

InterGen has recently announced plans to advance the sale of its business interests in Mexico. It is expected that a formal sales process will be launched shortly.

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Mexico announces third power auction

Mexico announces third power auction

🕔May 11, 2017

The Secretariat of Energy (SENER) together with Mexico’s National Center for Energy Control (CENACE) have published, and expects to be concluded in November, a call for a new power auction in the country.

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Iberdrola to develop 220 MW wind project in Mexico

Iberdrola to develop 220 MW wind project in Mexico

🕔Apr 3, 2017

Iberdrola, a spanish utility, has announced the development of a 220 MW wind farm located in Puebla state, Mexico.

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Iberdrola awarded construction and operation of 766-MW combined-cycle power

Iberdrola awarded construction and operation of 766-MW combined-cycle power

🕔Mar 24, 2017

Iberdrola has been awarded the contract for an important new energy project in Mexico, the Topolobampo III combined-cycle power plant (CCGT).

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$535 million financing for Mexico natural gas pipeline

$535 million financing for Mexico natural gas pipeline

🕔Mar 15, 2017

International lenders have announced the US$535 million permanent financing for a 380-mile natural gas pipeline running between Samalayuca, Chihuahua and Sásabe, Sonora.

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Acciona and Tuto Energy to expand the biggest Mexican solar project

Acciona and Tuto Energy to expand the biggest Mexican solar project

🕔Feb 9, 2017

The Puerto Libertad photovoltaic plant in the State of Sonora (México) will see its capacity increased by 50% to 339 MWp.

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CAAAPITAL and Shanghai Ventures launch energy fund in Mexico

CAAAPITAL and Shanghai Ventures launch energy fund in Mexico

🕔Jan 25, 2017

CAAAPITAL and Shanghai Ventures, through its structuring and commercial partner, Intelegis, are announcing the launch of DG Energy Capital, a Private Equity fund that will provide innovative financial solutions for developers in Mexico’s distributed solar generation market

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Governments of Latin America to  discuss investment opportunities for  energy projects – Washington, D.C  March 2017

Governments of Latin America to discuss investment opportunities for energy projects – Washington, D.C March 2017

🕔Jan 24, 2017

Latin American public and private sector leaders will address countries’ policies and strategies to engage investors and stimulate open discussions. 250 energy developers, financiers and public sector stakeholders are expected to attend the meeting from North America and countries across Latin America.

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Mexico DF tenders waste to energy PPP

Mexico DF tenders waste to energy PPP

🕔Dec 27, 2016

The Ministry of  Public Works and Services of Mexico has launched a public tender for a thermal plant that will convert solid waste into energy for the subway network.

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Financial close reached for Villa de Reyes-Aguascalientes-Guadalajara gas pipeline

Financial close reached for Villa de Reyes-Aguascalientes-Guadalajara gas pipeline

🕔Nov 25, 2016

Fermaca has achieved financial closure for Villa de Reyes-Aguascalientes-Guadalajara gas pipeline project.

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Howard Energy Partners and Grupo Clisa reach FC for US-Mexico gas pipeline

Howard Energy Partners and Grupo Clisa reach FC for US-Mexico gas pipeline

🕔Nov 10, 2016

Howard Energy Partners and Grupo Clisa reach FC for the design, construction and operation of the Nueva Era Pipeline System project aimed to transport natural gas supplies from the U.S. to end-users in and around Monterrey, Mexico.

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FRV awarded a 300 MW solar project in Mexico’s second electricity market auction

FRV awarded a 300 MW solar project in Mexico’s second electricity market auction

🕔Nov 9, 2016

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a developer of large-scale solar power plants, has been awarded a 300 MW solar project in the second electricity market auction, conducted by the National Energy Control Center (CENACE) of Mexico.

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Financial close announced for gas pipeline project in Mexico

Financial close announced for gas pipeline project in Mexico

🕔Oct 19, 2016

A group of major international lenders have provided financing for the construction of a natural gas pipeline between the states of Durango and Aguascalientes in Mexico.

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Mexico announces transmission line PPP

Mexico announces transmission line PPP

🕔Oct 18, 2016

The Government of Mexico has announced the setting of the basis for the development of the transmission line "Línea de Transmisión de Corriente Directa de Alto Voltaje" on PPP model.

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Cubico Sustainable Investments wins 540 MW of PPAs for wind and solar PV projects in Mexico

Cubico Sustainable Investments wins 540 MW of PPAs for wind and solar PV projects in Mexico

🕔Oct 14, 2016

Cubico Sustainable Investments has announced it has been awarded power purchase agreements (PPAs) in Mexico’s 2nd long-term electricity auction for the 250 MW Mezquite wind project and the 290 MW Solem solar PV project, representing a total investment of around US$700 million.

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Winners announced for Mexico renewables auction

Winners announced for Mexico renewables auction

🕔Oct 3, 2016

The Goverment of Mexico has released the results of the second renewable energy auction the country with more than half of the total amount of energy awarded to solar PV projects.

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