Update on Wind Power Plants
London, 13 January 2020
Update on Wind Power Plants
Georgia Capital PLC (the "Group" or "Georgia Capital") announces that the Government of Georgia has approved the concept of the Group's renewable energy business's Wind Power Plant ("WPP") projects near Tbilisi and Kaspi. The approval represents a significant milestone to obtain Power Purchase Agreements ("PPAs") from the Government, and these are expected to be finalised in the near future. The Tbilisi and Kaspi Wind Farms, with 108MW installed capacity in aggregate, are expected to have an average capacity factor within the 35% - 40% range. Both projects are planned to be constructed in parallel with expected commissioning date in 2H22.
Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification: Nino Rekhviashvili, Head of Investor Relations
About Georgia Capital PLC
Georgia Capital is a platform for buying, building and developing businesses in Georgia with holdings in sectors that are expected to benefit from the continued growth and further diversification of the Georgian economy. The Group seeks to capture growth in the sectors in which it currently operates and drive the development of new high-growth businesses in Georgia, which it intends to add either by acquiring businesses in their early development stage or by establishing greenfield businesses, often consolidating fragmented or underdeveloped markets. The Group currently has six private company holdings: (i) a water utility business (GGU), (ii) a renewable energy business (GGU); (iii) a housing development business (m2) (iv) a hospitality and commercial real estate business (m2); (v) a property and casualty insurance business (Aldagi) and (vi) a beverages business (Georgia Beverages). In addition Georgia Capital has two public company holdings (London Stock Exchange premium-listed Georgian companies): (i) Georgia Healthcare Group PLC ("GHG"), (57% equity stake), a UK incorporated holding company of the largest healthcare services provider in Georgia, which is also the largest pharmaceuticals retailer and wholesaler in the country; and (ii) Bank of Georgia Group PLC ("BoG"), (19.9% equity stake), a leading universal bank in Georgia. Additionally, Georgia Capital has three businesses in the pipeline: Education, Auto Service and Digital Services.
JSC Georgia Capital has, as of the date hereof, the following credit ratings:
'B+'/FC & 'B+'/LC
B2/CFR & B2/PDR
For further information, please visit www.georgiacapital.ge or contact:
Chairman and Chief Executive
Chief Financial Officer
Head of Investor Relations
+995 322 005 000
+ 995 322 005 045
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