Green Bond Fortaleza Energy (IDBI-13444-01)

  • Mexico
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Centro, Occidente y Sureste destacando Jalisco Campeche Guanajuato Nuevo León y Baja California Sur
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  • IDB Invest (IDBI)
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Project Status
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Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Nov 15, 2021
Date when project documentation and funding is reviewed by the Board for consideration and approval. Some development banks will state a "board date" or "decision date." When funding approval is obtained, the legal documents are accepted and signed, the implementation phase begins.
Fortaleza Energy
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.85 million
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Currency conversion note:
Bank reported 17385100
Converted using 2022-05-01 exchange rate.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 14.74 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IDBI website

Updated in EWS May 9, 2022

Disclosed by Bank Oct 13, 2021

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Project Description
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El Proyecto consiste en la estructuracion de un credito en pesos mexicanos ("MXN") en forma de una linea de almacenamiento ("Warehousing Line" o "WHL")respaldada por los derechos de cobro de contratos de suministro de energia. La linea de almacenamiento tiene el proposito de financiar los costos iniciales de construccion e instalacion de proyectos solares fotovoltaicos ("Proyectos FV") bajo el formato de generacion distribuida de hasta 499 KWp originados por Fortaleza Energy ("Fortaleza" o la "Compania") en Mexico. La linea de almacenamiento tendra como principal fuente de repago la bursatilizacion de los activos subyacentes y estara disponible hasta por tres ciclos de bursatilizacion.

Estos Proyectos FV, ubicados dentro del territorio mexicano, primordialmente en el Centro, Occidente y Sureste destacando los Estados de Jalisco, Campeche, Guanajuato, Nuevo Leon y Baja California Sur.

La capacidad del cada proyecto individual no debe exceder los 499KWp para calificar como un "generador exento" en terminos de la Ley de la Industria Electrica (DOF del 11 de agosto de 2014)

Investment Description
Here you can find a list of individual development financial institutions that finance the project.
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Fortaleza Energy Undisclosed -

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