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2011-05-12 10:10:00

Nationally recognized renewable energy lawyers join firm LOS ANGELES, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP announced today that Edward Zaelke and Adam Umanoff have joined the firm's project finance practice as partners in Los Angeles. They are being joined by partners Thomas I. Dupuis and Lloyd MacNeil. The lawyers previously practiced at Chadbourne & Parke LLP and are nationally recognized leaders in project finance and the renewable...

2011-05-04 16:08:00

NEW YORK and WASHINGTON, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ContourGlobal announced today that the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) has issued an investment guarantee supporting the company's $142 million KivuWatt project, an integrated methane gas extraction and production facility and associated 25 MW power plant located on Lake Kivu in Kibuye, Rwanda. The combined project will remove otherwise hazardous methane gas trapped in the waters of Lake Kivu, and process the gas to use...

2011-04-27 08:29:00

SAN RAFAEL, Calif.,. April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Colombia Clean Power & Fuels, Inc. (OTCBB: CCPF), (the "Company" or "CCPF") announced today that it has appointed James Flores as Chief Financial Officer effective May 1, 2011. Mr. Flores, who will be based in the Company's operational headquarters in Bogota, Colombia, has over thirty years of executive experience as a senior financial officer for firms in the global energy and corporate finance industries. "James Flores is a great...

2011-02-07 14:09:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ContourGlobal announced today that it has been awarded the Europe, Middle East and Africa Power Portfolio Deal of the Year 2011 by Euromoney's Project Finance Magazine for the $250mm financing completed in July 2010 by its subsidiary, ContourGlobal Solutions. Representatives from ContourGlobal will accept the award on behalf of the project at the Annual Euromoney Project Finance Awards Dinner in London on 9 February 2011. The award was published...

2010-12-15 09:50:00

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Navix de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., SOFOM, E.N.R. ("Navix"), a specialty finance company engaged in structured and project finance, has announced the closing of the Fondo de Inversion en el Sector Energetico ("FISE"), a private debt fund with approximately Ps$4 billion (US$320 million) in net placement proceeds. The FISE, funded through a certificado de capital de desarrollo ("CCD"), enables Mexican pension funds to participate in the underwriting of...

2010-11-29 11:42:00

EATONTOWN, N.J. and ALBANY, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- StratoComm Corporation (STCO) is providing interim status as to company activities and plans going forward. Following is a review and current status of the company's present activities. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071024/NYW094LOGO ) A number of cost cutting measures have been implemented including the furlough of certain of company personnel who presently await recall. The Company will continue to...

2010-10-21 17:17:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Rollcast Energy, Inc. ("Rollcast") today announced the closing of non-recourse, project financing for Piedmont Green Power, LLC (the "Project"), Rollcast's first greenfield biomass power project. The terms of the financing include an $82 million construction and term loan and a $51 million bridge loan related to the treasury grant. MUFG Power and Utilities and Investec are the lead arrangers and joint bookrunners for the financing. In addition,...

2010-09-23 14:02:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The current state of the economy has greatly impacted the construction and design industry - generating elevated competition for fewer private and public construction projects, while significantly impacting unemployment, capital expansion and economic growth. Industry executives point to the unwillingness of lenders to finance new projects as banks receive political pressure to lend to stimulate the economy, yet federal bank regulators...

2010-08-16 12:52:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The international law firm Chadbourne & Parke LLP announced today that Lloyd MacNeil has been elected to the partnership. Mr. MacNeil, 43, specializes in renewable energy and project finance in the firm's Los Angeles office. "We are proud to have an attorney as experienced and savvy as Lloyd join the partnership," said Chadbourne Managing Partner Charles K. O'Neill. "His tremendous record of client service and deep expertise in renewable energy and...

2010-05-25 07:00:00

BELTSVILLE, Md., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SunEdison, the solar energy development division of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR), today announced an agreement with First Reserve Corporation to establish a joint venture which could provide for the acquisition of up to $1.5 billion in current and future SunEdison solar photovoltaic energy projects. SunEdison is one of the world's leading solar project developers, with more than 350 solar electric power plants constructed...


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