31 Jan '17, 1pm

via @FinancialReview

via @FinancialReview

Equis has also gained approval to build a 100MW solar project at Collinsville North in Queensland's Whitsundays region in Queensland. Arrangements for electricity sales from that venture are yet to be revealed but with solar costs diving, the sector is seeing a marked pick-up in appetite from retailers for solar offtake, most recently in a deal by Ergon Energy to buy power from the 100 MW Lilyvale project being developed by Spanish player FRV. Elsewhere in energy, Senex Energy is primed to accelerate activity on its Western Surat Gas Project in Queensland after the deal to bring EIG Global Energy Partners onto its register, with details to be confirmed on Wednesday. The tie-up will also see the specialist energy investor agree to provide up to $US300 millio n in lending for the coal seam gas project. EIG is not unfamiliar with the sector, having been an indirect investor i...

Full article: http://www.afr.com/street-talk/singapores-equis-ploughs-4...

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