Project Finance NewsWire

September 2006

IN THIS ISSUE

Renewable Energy Update

The share of electricity supplied from renewable forms of energy is 90% in Norway and 59% in Austria. The average is 15.7% for the 25 countries of the expanded European Union...

US Power Market Outlook

Four veteran power market forecasters participated in a round- table discussion at a Chadbourne conference in June about the outlook for US wholesale power markets, which regions of the US offer t...

New Rules for Pipeline Gas Quality

A new policy statement issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in July will let each interstate gas pipeline and its customers work out quality standards for gas the pipeline will trans...

Environmental update

The International Finance Corporation proposed revisions in early August to some of the environmental guidelines with which it requires borrowers to comply if they want to borrow money from the IFC to ...