Mizuho Bank, Ltd (1 Apr 2020 – 31 Mar 2021))

Adoption Date: 27 Oct 2003
Country of Headquarters: Japan
Region of Headquarters: Asia-Oceania
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 1 Apr 2020 - 31 Mar 2021
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Project Finance Advisory Services

Total number mandated in the reporting period: 8

Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas 1
Power 6
Others
Sub-Total 8
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 1
Asia Pacific 7
Sub-Total 8

Project Finance Transactions

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 40

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1 4 9
Oil & Gas 1 3
Power 2 18
Others 1 1
Region
Americas 17
Europe, Middle East & Africa 2 7
Asia Pacific 2 2 10
Country Designation
Designated Country4 20 10
Non Designated Country 4 6
Independent Review
Yes 4 26 1
No 9
Totals 4 26 10
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment. See list of Designated Countries.

Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project Finance

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting For Project Finance (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition Finance For Project Finance)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Al Kharsaa Solar PV IPP Power Qatar 2020
2 Area 1 Mozambique LNG Project Oil & Gas Mozambique 2020
3 Black Rock Wind Power United States 2020
4 CED Nevada Virginia Solar Portfolio Power United States 2020
5 Coastal GasLink Pipeline Project Infrastructure Canada 2020
6 CPV Three Rivers Power United States 2020
7 Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 1 Projco Limited Power United Kingdom 2020
8 Doggerbank Offshore Wind Farm Project 2 Projco Limited Power United Kingdom 2020
9 DRU and PAT Project Oil & Gas United States, Canada 2020
10 Fecamp Offshore Wind Farm Power France 2020
11 FUJAIRAH F3 IPP Power United Arab Emirates 2020
12 GLP ALFALINK Nagareyama 4 Infrastructure Japan 2020
13 GLP ALFALINK Nagareyama 5/6 Infrastructure Japan 2020
14 Hillcrest Solar Power United States 2020
15 Jubail 3A IWP Infrastructure Saudi Arabia 2020
16 LS Power Grid New York Power United States 2020
17 Mangilao Solar Project Power United States 2020
18 Meghnaghat Combined Cycle Power Plant Project Power Bangladesh 2020
19 Mesquite Sky Wind Power United States 2020
20 Murra Warra II Wind Farm Power Australia 2020
21 Pasadena Performance Products, LLC Others United States 2020
22 Servicios Compresión de Gas Ca-Ku-A1, S.A.P.I de C.V. Oil & Gas Mexico 2020
23 TG East Wind Project Power United States 2020
24 Wapello Solar Power United States 2020
25 Whistler Pipeline Infrastructure United States 2020
26 Double E Pipeline Infrastructure United States 2021
27 Dubai Waste Management Center Project Power United Arab Emirates 2021
28 Emerald Power India 2021
29 New Footscray Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria Infrastructure Australia 2021
30 Rabigh Solar PV IPP Project Power Saudi Arabia 2021
31 Seaside LNG Oil & Gas United States 2021
32 Terra-Gen Valley Center Battery Energy Storage Project Others United States 2021

Number of projects that were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Principles: 8

Under EP4, project name reporting is required for Project Finance transactions that have reached Financial Close and encouraged for Project-Related Corporate Loans that have reached Financial Close.

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 14

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1 6
Oil & Gas 1
Power 2 1
Others 1 2
Region
Americas 2
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific 1 2 9
Country Designation
Designated Country4 2 8
Non Designated Country 1 2 1
Independent Review
Yes 1 3 1
No 1 8
Totals 1 4 9
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment. See list of Designated Countries.

Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting For Project-related Corporate Loans (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Energia Costa Azul Liquefaction Oil & Gas Mexico 2020
2 Kyoto Project Power Japan 2020
3 Toyama Kyodo Jikahatsuden Co.,Ltd:Large-scale renovations for Miza・Kuzuyama hydroelectric power stations Power Japan 2020
4 CCGT Project Unit D2 Power China, Hong Kong 2021

Number of projects that were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Principles: 10

Under EP4, project name reporting is encouraged for Project-Related Corporate Loans that have reached Financial Close and required for Project Finance transactions that have reached Financial Close.

EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Implementation of the Equator Principles

Mizuho Bank Ltd’s implementation reporting is available here.