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Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) closes USD 82 million solar PV financing with Inter-American Development Bank

This is IDB’s first financing of a solar PV project in Uruguay and its largest to date for a solar PV project. The deal will refinance a previous loan with the DNB Group and Intesa SanPaolo, allowing FRV to improve its project financing conditions and extend the maturity of its debt until November 2034....

Rafael Benjumea

Founder, FRV

At FRV we have a strong commitment to the economic and social development of the markets and communities in which we operate, and we are pleased to be able to deliver on this commitment through this innovative program.

Gianfranco Carassale

Lead Investment Officer, Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)

The pioneer spirit is something that has always characterized Rafael and José’s team, from their decision to enter the solar energy business to their expansion to new markets with an aggressive strategy able to capture them.

Gianfranco Carassale

Lead Investment Officer, Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)

Despite their size, they have been competing closely in bids with firms, which had different structures and abilities. This certainly shows their ability to be a strong market competitor. FRV has been a pioneer in market segments where no one had been before, and that has a lot of value.