Soventix Guyana Working Capital Facility (IDBI-13554-01)

Countries
  • Guyana
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Bartica City, Lethem City
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Financial Institutions
  • IDB Invest (IDBI)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Oct 1, 2021
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Borrower
Goverment of Guyana
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Sectors
  • Industry and Trade
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 5.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 5.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 5.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IDBI website

Updated in EWS Oct 1, 2021

Disclosed by Bank Aug 27, 2021


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Project Description

The transaction is an uncommitted, secured revolving working capital facility to support Soventix Guyana Inc. and other borrowing entities (collectively, "the Borrowers") who are to design, procure, construct, install, commission and turn-key deliver two non-grid tied solar photovoltaic ("PV") power plants, battery energy storage systems and interconnection facilities (each, an "Installation") in two remote areas in Guyana ("the Project"). The locations and systems will be in: (i) Bartica for a 1.5 Mega-Watt peak ("MWp") solar PV array plus 0.83MW battery energy storage system ("BESS"); and (ii) Lethem for a 1MWp solar PV array plus 0.57 MW BESS. The Project will also finance a subsequent set of similar Installations in Guyana.

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TEAM LEADER

Small, Charlene Marie