Wilmington Trust congratulates Exelon Corp. on winning the “Portfolio Deal of the Year” award in the “Renewable, North America, Project Bond” category by Project Finance Magazine. The deal involved securing financing for Exelon’s indirect subsidiary Continental Wind, LLC, which owns and operates a portfolio of wind farms in six states with a total net capacity of 667 megawatts.
“We are pleased to congratulate Exelon on this important award,” said Doug Lavelle, head of Project Finance Business Development for Wilmington Trust’s Global Capital Markets group. “We wish them continued success and are proud to support this deal in our capacity as the depositary bank, collateral agent, and trustee.”
Exelon was presented the award on March 13, at the Project Finance Deals of the Year awards dinner in New York. The Project Finance Awards started 15 years ago to recognize the best financing deals for large and small infrastructure projects. About 300-350 deals are submitted for consideration. All submitted deals are considered by the magazine’s staff and industry representatives.
Project Finance Magazine, by Euromoney Publications, covers the oil and gas, power, renewables, transport, and PPP sectors, as well as infrastructure funds, project bonds, water, mining, petrochemicals, and telecoms.