trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/1rYtx412AsWrlhEr8zK7_Q2 content
Log in to other products

Login to Market Intelligence Platform

 /


Looking for more?

Contact Us

Request a Demo

You're one step closer to unlocking our suite of comprehensive and robust tools.

Fill out the form so we can connect you to the right person.

If your company has a current subscription with S&P Global Market Intelligence, you can register as a new user for access to the platform(s) covered by your license at Market Intelligence platform or S&P Capital IQ.

  • First Name*
  • Last Name*
  • Business Email *
  • Phone *
  • Company Name *
  • City *
  • We generated a verification code for you

  • Enter verification Code here*

* Required

Thank you for your interest in S&P Global Market Intelligence! We noticed you've identified yourself as a student. Through existing partnerships with academic institutions around the globe, it's likely you already have access to our resources. Please contact your professors, library, or administrative staff to receive your student login.

At this time we are unable to offer free trials or product demonstrations directly to students. If you discover that our solutions are not available to you, we encourage you to advocate at your university for a best-in-class learning experience that will help you long after you've completed your degree. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

In This List

S&P raises Atlantic Power's rating on improved leverage profile

As COVID-19 Wears On, Regulators Examine Moratorium Extensions, Cost Recovery

Essential Energy Insights - June 11, 2020

Webinar Replay

Deep Dive on Oil & Gas for Financial Institutions

Essential Energy Insights - May 28, 2020


S&P raises Atlantic Power's rating on improved leverage profile

S&P Global Ratings on Dec. 13 upgraded its issuer credit rating on Atlantic Power Corp. to BB- from B+, citing the company's improving leverage profile.

The outlook was revised to stable from positive to reflect the predictability of highly contracted cash flows and the company's plan to continue paying down debt using excess cash.

Ratings also raised APLP Holdings LP's issue-level ratings on the $400 million outstanding term loan B, $200 million revolving credit facility and C$210 million medium-term notes to BB from BB-.

"We view favorably the company paying down its existing term loan B, as well as the four acquisitions of biomass plants earlier this year," the rating agency wrote in a research update. "Following the biomass acquisitions earlier this year, we believe the company's portfolio shows diversity across power generation and fuel type, though scale remains limited."

This S&P Global Market Intelligence news article may contain information about credit ratings issued by S&P Global Ratings. Descriptions in this news article were not prepared by S&P Global Ratings.