EGYPT> IFC invests $635 million in Egypt’s solar power plants

IFC logo IFC,  an institution that is member of World Bank Group, announced in July 20 to invest $635 million to construct and operate up to 11 solar plants in Egypt. All the plants combined capacity will be 500 Megawatts. This investment is part of the Egypt’s prestigious solar energy plant Feed-In Tariff (FIT) program, totaling $730 million that aims to harness More …

MYANMAR > AIIB to Finance Energy Project in Myanmar

myingyan The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) recently approved a US$20 million loan to finance a 225 MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant Project in Myingyan, Myanmar, co-financed with other Multilateral Development Banks and commercial banks according to AIIB’s press release. The power plant will be the largest Gas-Fired Independent Power Producer (IPP) in Myanmar and it aims to helps pacify the More …