3 day Masterclass

Power Project Finance



This is an intensive and concentrated course will introduce you to all key aspects of successfully financing a power project. It will cover specific aspects of projects in the energy sector, oil and gas, merchant power, renewable energy and independent power projects.

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address key challenges

Be provided with a “toolkit” incorporating project risk analysis, debt sizing/structuring and project loan documentation

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learn in depth

Project financing techniques and structures typically used in the conventional and renewable power generation

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get practical

Reinforce learning through the use of case studies which have been specifically selected to illustrate the issues and techniques covered in the course

your key to power project finance

This course is highly practical in its focus, initially providing you with a robust project financing ‘toolkit’ that encompasses risk analysis, debt sizing, documentation and borrower considerations, before moving onto the specific issues relating to the financing of power projects.

This second phase of the course offers a state-of-the art guide to the intricacies of the sector drawing on the many years of first-hand sector experience of the course leader. 

In just 3 days you will:

  • Gain an introduction to project finance
  • Understand project finance models and financial statements
  • Learn technical mechanics of project finance
  • Learn risk analysis in project finance
  • Understand re-financing, covenants and risk mitigation in project finance
  • Explore electricity independent power projects
  • Understand merchant power and contract power
  • Learn about oil & gas and renewable energy project finance

Organisations that will benefit:

  • Investors
  • Power companies
  • Banks
  • Oil and Gas companies
  • Utilities
  • Consultants
  • Suppliers
  • Government and Regulators

Who will attend:

  • Commercial Managers
  • Project managers and engineers
  • Investment Managers investing in project backed bonds
  • Credit Managers
  • Securities Managers
  • Corporate Banking Officers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Strategic Planners
  • Senior Executives
  • Legal Advisors
  • Business Analysts and Consultants

Course Agenda

  • Big Picture
  • Speed Networking
  • Market Structures
  • Electricity Pricing
  • Power Economics
  • Case Study: Dabhol Natural Gas Power Plant in India facing political risk
  • Case Study: Indonesia IPP experience during Asian crisis
  • Case Study: Eskom CSP Power Plant in South Africa winning public tender
  • Case Study: Egypt large-scale solar PV tender with split tariff
  • Case Study: Brazil wind tender and local supply chain
  • Debt Finance
  • Loan Term Sheet Elements
  • Financial Analysis & Structuring
  • Case Study: Loan term sheet coal power plant Morocco
  • Case Study: Loan term sheet Solar PV plant Spain
  • Case Study: Loan term sheet Wind Power Peru
  • Project Risk Assessment
  • Power Purchase Agreements
  • EPC and O&M
  • Successful Project Set-Up
  • Wrap

For further information please call: +44 (0)207 092 1045

  • “The depth and knowledge of my trainer was extremely impressive. In 3 days I have had, without a doubt, a masterclass on the industry. Truly world class.”

    - Gordon Dowall Potter, Past Delegate

  • “Well worth 3 days of study!”

    - Syed Hamza, Past Delegate

  • “The training was excellent! I give it a 10 and will get my trainer's support for my next challenges.”

    - Head of Partnerships & Customer Loyalty at Avis Budget, Past Delegate

  • “Extremely constructive course with a very good dynamic and passionate trainer.”

    - Managing Director at BNP Paribas, Past Delegate

  • “Impressive and cooperative trainer who wanted to make sure the delegates understood.”

    - Budgeting, Planning & Reporting Manager, Past Delegate


We can come to you too! If you have a team of six or more, why not hold a private course? Our experts come to you and the course is tailored to your requirements.

Call +44 (0)20 7092 1045 (United Kingdom)
or emma-jane.dinan@terrapinn.com (Asia Pacific)
for more details


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