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Jul 12, 2018, 08:01 ET CDPQ provides CA$150-million in financing to ContourGlobal's concentrated solar power asset purchase

MONTREAL, July 12, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec ("CPDQ"), a leading global institutional investor, today announced that it provided CA$150 million (€100 million) in...


Sep 22, 2017, 16:26 ET ContourGlobal's Senior Secured Notes Upgraded To BB From BB- By Fitch Rating Agency

Fitch Ratings announced today it has upgraded its rating for ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A.'s (CGPH) senior secured notes due 2021 to 'BB/RR3' from 'BB-/RR3' and affirmed super senior revolver at...


Sep 12, 2017, 16:48 ET ContourGlobal Closes New €50 Million Corporate Revolving Credit Facility

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. announces that it has signed a new €50 million corporate revolving credit facility (the "New RCF") on September 6, 2017. The New RCF replaces the previous $30...


Aug 03, 2017, 02:53 ET ContourGlobal Adds ~20MW Of Operating Solar Plants In Italy To European Solar Business

ContourGlobal signed yesterday an agreement for the acquisition of a group of companies owning ~20MW of operational solar photovoltaic ("PV") plants in Italy from ErgyCapital S.p.A. The plants,...


Feb 08, 2017, 03:29 ET ContourGlobal Announces Add-On Offering to Its Existing Senior Secured Notes Due 2021

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced its intention to offer an additional €50 million aggregate principal amount of its 5.125% senior secured notes due 2021 (the "Notes")...


Feb 02, 2017, 14:45 ET ContourGlobal Closes $195 Million of Long-term Debt Financings for its Vorotan Hydroelectric Facility

ContourGlobal announces that its subsidiary, ContourGlobal Hydro Cascade CJSC, signed two credit facilities which comprise nearly $200 million of non-recourse long term financing for Armenian...


Nov 28, 2016, 14:00 ET ContourGlobal Further Grows Latin American Portfolio with Brazil Acquisition

ContourGlobal announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Neoenergia's interests in a 206 MW portfolio of operating generation assets located in Brazil. The portfolio consists of seven ...


Jul 22, 2016, 05:55 ET ContourGlobal Announces Add-On Offering To Its Existing Senior Secured Notes Due 2021

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced its intention to offer an additional €50 million aggregate principal amount of its 5.125% senior secured notes due 2021 (the "Notes")...


Jun 17, 2016, 10:26 ET ContourGlobal Announces The Closing Of Its Private Offering Of Senior Secured Notes

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced the closing of its previously announced private offering of €550 million aggregate principal amount of 5.125% senior secured notes due ...


Jun 17, 2016, 10:23 ET ContourGlobal Announces The Settlement Of Its Tender Offer For Any And All Of Its 7.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2019

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced the settlement of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 7.125% senior...


Jun 13, 2016, 14:30 ET ContourGlobal's Highly Efficient "Cap des Biches" Electricity Generation Facility Inaugurated by Senegal's President Macky Sall

ContourGlobal, the U.S.-based power generation company, inaugurated its 53 MW Cap des Biches power plant in Senegal today in Rufisque just outside of Dakar, Senegal. The Cap des Biches power plant is ...


Jun 06, 2016, 02:00 ET ContourGlobal Announces Private Offering of Senior Secured Notes

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced its intention to offer €550 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured notes due 2021 (the "Notes") in a private offering to ...


Jun 06, 2016, 01:58 ET ContourGlobal Commences Tender Offer for any and all of its 7.125% Senior Secured Notes Due 2019

ContourGlobal Power Holdings S.A. (the "Issuer") today announced that it has commenced a cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 7.125% senior secured notes due 2019 ...


May 16, 2016, 17:01 ET ContourGlobal inaugurates innovative KivuWatt energy facility in Rwanda and announces 25% increased production capacity from first phase

ContourGlobal, the US-based energy corporation, has inaugurated its KivuWatt power plant in Kibuye, Rwanda, on the shores of Lake Kivu, in the presence of Rwanda's H.E. President Paul Kagame, James...


Dec 17, 2015, 13:08 ET ContourGlobal Closes Innovative Financing with OPIC and IFC for Cap des Biches Power Project and Announces 32 MW Extension

ContourGlobal, an international power generation company, together with its partners, the Overseas Private Investment Corporation ("OPIC") and International Finance Corporation ("IFC") a member of...


Dec 08, 2015, 02:00 ET ContourGlobal and UBI Banca Sign Third Consecutive Long-Term Financing Agreement for Italian Solar PV

ContourGlobal and UBI Banca have signed a bilateral financing agreement for three solar photovoltaic power plants in Sicily which Contour Global has recently acquired from Siemens, the German...


Aug 11, 2015, 06:58 ET ContourGlobal and the Republic of Armenia Announce Purchase of the Vorotan Hydroelectric Facility

ContourGlobal and the Republic of Armenia announced the completion of the acquisition of the assets of the Vorotan hydroelectric facility, a series of three individual power plants with a total...


Jan 29, 2014, 08:32 ET ContourGlobal Signs Agreement With Government Of Armenia To Acquire The 405 MW Vorotan Hydro Cascade For $180 Million USD And Make $70 Million USD Capital Investment To Modernize The Plants

Largest single US private investment in Armenia's history adds to Contour's growing Eastern European and Renewable Energy Portfolios NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - ContourGlobal and the Government...


May 19, 2013, 19:01 ET ContourGlobal Acquires Generation Company On The Island Of Bonaire

Acquisition adds to ContourGlobal's growing Caribbean and Renewable Energy Portfolio NEW YORK, May 19, 2013 /CNW/ - ContourGlobal announced today that it has acquired 100% of the shares of the...


Mar 13, 2013, 15:52 ET ContourGlobal Subsidiary Closes Financing With Peru's National Development Bank For Peru's First Wind Farms

NEW YORK, March 13, 2013 /CNW/ - ContourGlobal, through its subsidiary Energia Eolica S.A., announced today that it entered into an agreement with Corporacion Financiera de Desarollo S.A. (COFIDE),...


Oct 03, 2012, 23:24 ET ContourGlobal To Build The First Large Scale Wind Farms In Peru

-- $250 million, 114 MW wind farms to enter operation next year and benefit from concessions and long-term contracts under Peru's renewable energy resource ("RER") program -- Construction has...


Feb 14, 2012, 13:18 ET ContourGlobal and Lending Group Accept Prestigious Award for KivuWatt Project Financing

NEW YORK, LONDON, THE HAGUE, Netherlands and TUNIS, Tunisia, Feb. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - ContourGlobal announced today that it has been awarded the 2011 Africa Power Deal of the Year by Euromoney's Project ...


Oct 14, 2010, 00:02 ET ContourGlobal Receives $37.8 Million in Insurance From OPIC for Combined Heat
and Power Plants in Nigeria

ContourGlobal announced today that it will receive <span class="xn-money">$37.8 million</span> in political risk insurance from the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), to...


Feb 11, 2010, 14:46 ET ContourGlobal is Awarded African Private Power Deal of the Year for its 100
MW Project in Togo

ContourGlobal <location>Togo</location> SA announced today that its 100 MW tri-fuel power project has been awarded African Private Power Deal of the Year 2009 by Euromoney's Project...


Oct 07, 2009, 04:41 ET ContourGlobal and Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company Inaugurate Innovative
Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Facility in Romania

ContourGlobal and Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company announced today the inauguration of a Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant located at Coca-Cola Hellenic's bottling facility in Ploiesti,...