Work Area: Renewable energy

Demarest advises on Brazil's first solar energy PPP auction

Demarest Advogados has helped energy company HCC Projectos Elétricos present two successful bids in the first solar power public-private partnership (PPP) auctions in Brazil, with both offers worth 970 million reais (US$179 million) in total.

04 October 2022

Renewables group gets credit line for Chilean projects

Four White & Case LLP offices have helped multinational power company Sonnedix obtain funding for a portfolio of solar power projects in Chile.

28 September 2022

UN enlists Ferrere to structure renewable energy fund in Uruguay

Ferrere (Uruguay) has helped the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) – an agency that encourages economic and industrial development – structure a financial trust worth US$40 million to provide financing for clean energy projects in Uruguay.

05 September 2022

Veirano and TozziniFreire steer Brazilian solar buy

Brazilian investment fund Exus has hired Veirano Advogados to acquire solar power business Riacho da Serra Energia for 3.5 billion reais (US$683 million).

24 August 2022

AES Brasil buys wind assets from UK renewables group

AES Brasil Energia has enlisted Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to buy three wind power complexes from UK renewables company Cubico for 2 billion reais (US$383 million).

22 August 2022

IDB Invest provides wind financing in Peru

Linklaters in New York and Miranda & Amado in Lima have helped the Peruvian subsidiary of French utility company Engie obtain a US$300 million financing from IDB Invest to fund a wind power project.

19 August 2022

Innergex refinances Chilean renewables for US$803 million

Four offices of DLA Piper LLP have helped Canadian renewables group Innergex issue US$710 million worth of green bonds and obtain a US$93 million loan to refinance its operations in Chile.

16 August 2022

Brazilian renewables company gets equity investment

Brazilian investment fund Augment has enlisted Pinheiro Guimarães in São Paulo to make a 459 million reais (US$85 million) equity investment in local renewable energy company Origo.

12 August 2022

Several firms help Peruvian companies refinance debt

Hernández & Cía in Lima has helped two Peruvian solar power subsidiaries of Japanese investor Sojitz obtain a US$122 million refinancing to pay off their existing debt with three international development banks.

11 August 2022

Colombian firms brace for first left-wing government

As the Andean nation inaugurates Gustavo Petro as its first-ever leftist president, Colombian law firms are preparing for radical changes in the energy sector, as well as tax reform and an increased focus on climate change and ESG.

08 August 2022

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