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2014-08-05 16:22:03

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Capital Energy & Infrastructure ("ACEI") announced today that the Overseas Private Investment Corporation ("OPIC"), the U.S. Government's development finance institution, has approved up to $50 million in direct financing to support construction and operation of the Azura-Edo power plant project near Benin City in Edo State, Nigeria. The Azura-Edo power project is a 459MW open cycle gas turbine power station that begins...

2014-06-27 16:22:03

This deal consolidates the leadership position of SunEdison in Latin America BELMONT, Calif., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the closing of a US$ 155 million non-recourse debt financing arrangement with the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government's development finance institution, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the...

2014-03-12 08:22:56

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a ceremony held last night at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation's President and Chief Executive Officer Elizabeth L. Littlefield presented SunEdison with an award for Renewable Resources for their work in South Africa on the 60 MW (megawatt) Boshof solar park project. The "Impact Awards" were an inaugural event for OPIC, the U.S. Government's Development Finance Institution. "Receiving an award from...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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