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Apr 06, 2022

HIF Global Secures US$ 260 Million in Equity Investments

HIF Global Secures US$ 260 Million in Equity Investments Funds will be used for the development of pioneering decarbonization projects in the United States, Chile, and Australia HIF Global, the world leader in eFuels development, secured approximately US$ 260 million in equity investments to fund the global expansion of its decarbonization business. The capital will […]


Mar 28, 2022

EIG and Fluxys Partner in Key LNG Infrastructure Supporting Decarbonization in Chile

EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy and infrastructure sectors, and Fluxys, a leading energy infrastructure company, today announced that they jointly will acquire an 80% equity stake in GNL Quintero S.A. (“Quintero”), the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal in Chile, from Enagas Chile SpA and affiliates of OMERS Infrastructure. Terms […]


Mar 02, 2022

EIG Joins Initiative Climate International: iCI launches North American chapter to drive private equity action on climate change

The Initiative Climate International (iCI) has today launched its North American chapter, joined by leading private equity investors across the region.  The region’s introduction into iCI advances the initiative’s ability to represent a truly global perspective when producing outputs and engaging members collaboratively. This is crucial to the initiative’s role in determining and standardising best […]


Feb 21, 2022

EIG Hires Flavio Valle as Head of Brazil

Industry Veteran Bolsters EIG’s Brazil and Latin America Operations EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy and infrastructure sectors, today announced that Flavio Valle has joined the firm as Managing Director and Head of Brazil.  Mr. Valle has over 15 years of expertise in infrastructure projects, cross-border transactions, project finance, capital markets, and […]


Jan 27, 2022

EIG Commits to ESG Data Convergence Project: Private Equity Industry’s First-Ever ESG Data Convergence Project Announces Milestone Commitment of Over 100 LPs and GPs

Global LPs and GPs representing $8.7 trillion USD in AUM and more than 1,400 private companies commit to collaborative ESG reporting system in its inaugural year January 28th, 2022 – Since its launch in September 2021, the ESG Data Convergence Project, which seeks to standardize ESG metrics and provide a mechanism for comparative reporting for […]


Jan 19, 2022

8minute Solar Energy Closes $400 Million in Financing from EIG

8minute Solar Energy (“8minute”) today  announced  that  it  has  closed  $400  million  in  financing  from  EIG,  a  leading  institutional  investor in the global energy and infrastructure sectors. The financing agreement includes a portion of growth equity and a letter of credit. R. Blair Thomas, EIG’s Chairman and CEO, will join 8minute’s Board of Directors. This […]


Oct 25, 2021

EIG Signs Agreement to Acquire 10% Interest in APLNG for US$1.592 Billion

Largest-Ever Sponsor-Led Acquisition of Interest in Integrated LNG Project WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 24, 2021 – EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy and infrastructure sectors, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire a 10% interest in Australia Pacific LNG Pty Limited (“APLNG” or the […]


Aug 31, 2021

New UK Independent Power Producer Created with Investment from EIG

EIG completes acquisition of 1332 MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power station and 49 MW battery in Nottinghamshire, England West Burton Energy, a newly created company, is well-positioned to support the energy transition.                NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, England — August 31, 2021 — West Burton Energy has been created today as a […]


Jun 18, 2021

EIG-Led Consortium Closes $12.4 Billion Infrastructure Deal with Aramco

Consortium comprised of a cross-section of renowned investors from North America, Asia and the Middle East WASHINGTON, D.C. – EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector and one of the world’s leading infrastructure investors, today announced the closing of its previously announced transaction with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (“Aramco”), under which a consortium […]


Apr 09, 2021

EIG Signs $12.4 Billion Infrastructure Deal with Aramco

EIG-led consortium to acquire 49% equity stake in new entity, Aramco Oil Pipelines Co., with rights to 25-years of tariff payments for oil transported through Aramco’s stabilized crude oil pipeline network  One of the world’s largest energy infrastructure transactions WASHINGTON, D.C. — April 9, 2021 — EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy […]


Mar 21, 2021

Fortescue and EIG-Backed Companies Sign MOU to Explore Joint Development of Green Hydrogen Plant in Brazil

WASHINGTON, D.C., and RIO DE JANEIRO – EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector, and Prumo Logística S.A. (“Prumo”), a private Brazilian company controlled by EIG, today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (“MoU”) between Prumo’s subsidiary, Porto do Açu Operações S.A. (“Port of Açu” or the “Port”), and Fortescue Future […]


Feb 01, 2021

Limetree Bay Ventures Commences Refinery Startup Operations

  ST. CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands – Limetree Bay Ventures, LLC (“Limetree” or “the Company”), a world-class refinery, terminal and logistics hub controlled by EIG Global Energy Partners (“EIG”), today announced that Limetree Bay Refining (“the Refinery”) has successfully resumed operations and begun production and commercial sales of refined products.   The Refinery is capable of […]