Topic: Sustainable investment

Chilean decarbonisation project gets US$480 million loan

Clifford Chance LLP in New York and Barros & Errázuriz Abogados in Santiago have helped power company Conexión Kimal-Lo Aguirre obtain a US$480 million loan to develop a decarbonisation project in Chile.

22 June 2023

Chile’s HIF to build US$4 billion e-fuel facility in Uruguay

Posadas has helped Chilean clean energy group HIF Global win the rights to build a hydrogen and e-fuel production plant in Uruguay worth US$4 billion, the largest foreign investment in the South American country’s history.

16 June 2023

Brazilian state becomes first to trade carbon credits

Stocche Forbes Advogados has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of international energy group Mercuria structure a special purpose vehicle that will allow Tocantins to become the first state in the South American nation to trade voluntary carbon credits.

15 June 2023

Eletrobras buys hydroplant from Neoenergia

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian electricity company Neoenergia sell its stake in a hydropower plant to Eletrobras subsidiary Baguari Energia for 453 million reais (US$90 million).

14 June 2023

Mexican proptech expands with IDB Invest loan

DLA Piper (Mexico) has helped the local division of Colombian property platform Tuhabi secure a US$50 million facility from IDB Invest.

14 June 2023

Solek lands US$379 million financing for Chilean solar projects

Czech solar power developer Solek has enlisted four White & Case LLP offices and Guerrero Olivos in Santiago to secure several financings totalling US$379 million, which will allow the company to expand its Chilean operations.

13 June 2023

Pan American lands US$300 million CAF loan in Argentina

Argentina’s Pan American Energy has called on Martínez de Hoz & Rueda in Buenos Aires to secure an A/B loan worth US$300 million from Latin American development bank Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF).

12 June 2023

Argentine agribusiness lands US$250 million IDB Invest loan

Argentine soybean business Molinos Agro has called on Tavarone, Rovelli, Salim & Miani in Buenos Aires to secure a US$250 million A/B credit facility from IDB Invest.

07 June 2023

Tauil & Chequer steers BTG Pactual carbon credits investment

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped BTG Pactual make a minority investment in Brazilian carbon credits company Systemica.

02 June 2023

Eletrobras snaps up more hydro assets from Cemig

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has helped Brazil’s Eletrobras use its utilities subsidiary Furnas to acquire shares in two hydroelectricity companies from state-owned counterpart Cemig in a deal worth 593 million reais (US$119 million).

24 May 2023

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