On a quarterly basis, Whitehelm publishes proprietary research on current issues facing the infrastructure sector, and addresses the potential implications and opportunities for clients as the issues relate to their investment portfolios
The implementation of the Basel Accords in Australia as well as the recommendations from the government’s 2014 Financial Inquiry have stimulated significant change in the regulatory landscape of the financial sector. We discuss the impact that such changes have had and will continue to have on investment strategy.
Flinders Ports operates seven ports located across South Australia, including the State’s only container terminal, under a 99-year lease from the State Government. As operator, Flinders Ports provides port and logistics services and infrastructure for container, bulk and break-bulk cargoes servicing many of the State’s key industries.
The Worsley Cogen Facility is a two unit multi-fuel cogeneration plant (550tph steam and 104MW electricity) that was commissioned in January 2014 and located in Collie, WA. It provides steam and electricity under a long-term contractual arrangement to South32 Limited’s Worsley Alumina Refinery.
Oaklands Hill is a 63MW wind farm located in Victoria, Australia. Its revenues are underpinned by a 25-year energy offtake agreement with AGL Energy. AGL is also responsible for the O&M of the wind farm under a 25-year agreement. There is no merchant risk with full output contracted under the terms of the PPA to AGL Energy.
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