NextDecade Proceeds With Texas LNG Plant Section 1 Development, Tasks Will get Large $18.4B Financing – NextDecade (NASDAQ:NEXT)

NextDecade Proceeds With Texas LNG Plant Section 1 Development, Tasks Will get Large $18.4B Financing – NextDecade (NASDAQ:NEXT)


NextDecade Corp NEXT disclosed the ultimate funding choice (FID) associated to the Section 1 development at its Rio Grande LNG (RGLNG) export facility in Brownsville, Texas.

The corporate deliberate to proceed with RGLNG Section 1, which incorporates constructing the primary three liquefaction trains on the 27 million tonnes every year (MTPA) facility.

The undertaking has financing of $18.4 billion, the most important greenfield vitality undertaking financing in U.S. historical past. 

The financing features a three way partnership deal, with round $5.9 billion of commitments from TotalEnergies SE TTEGICWorld Infrastructure Companions (GIP), and Mubadala Funding Firm

As per the JV, NEXT is entitled to obtain as much as 20.8% of the money flows generated by Section 1, whereas TTE is entitled to get 16.7% and different corporations 62.5%. 

The agreements additional present the businesses choices to spend money on RGLNG Prepare 4 and Prepare 5 and a chance to spend money on the deliberate carbon seize and sequestration (CCS) undertaking at RGLNG.

Other than this, NEXT will make investments round $283 million in Section 1, which contains pre-FID capital investments of $125 million.

To finance the undertaking, the corporate additionally closed senior secured financial institution credit score services of $11.6 billion and senior secured non-public placement notes providing of $700 million.

Total, the ultimate engineering, procurement, and development value for Section 1 is estimated at $12.0 billion.

“We look ahead to delivering this vital LNG undertaking that may provide the world with dependable, and lower-carbon intensive LNG, whereas proudly supporting the Rio Grande Valley neighborhood by investing billions of {dollars} and creating hundreds of a lot wanted and well-deserved jobs. Now our focus turns to securely developing Section 1 on time and on finances and progressing business negotiations on RGLNG Prepare 4 and Prepare 5 to additional develop our LNG platform and develop NextDecade shareholder worth,” mentioned Matt Schatzman, Chairman and CEO.

Value Motion: NEXT shares are buying and selling greater by 1.30% at $8.59 premarket on the final test Thursday.


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