Glossary and Abbreviations

Technical terms used in this book that are mainly peculiar to project finance are capitalized, and briefly explained in this Glossary, with cross-references to the places in the main text where a fuller explanation can be found; other financial terms used in the book are also explained and cross-referenced in the Glossary, as are the various abbreviations used.

$ U.S. dollars

3P See public-private partnership

abandonment Failure by the Sponsors to continue with the construction or operation of the project

abatement See penalties (for a PFI-Model Contract)

acceleration Action by the lenders to make the whole of their debt due and payable following an Event of Default.

Accommodation Project Availability-based Contract ...

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