Infrastructure, Power & Renewables
PREMIERE ADVISORY SERVICES AND UNPARALLELED CAPABILITIES ACROSS THE WORLDWIDE INFRASTRUCTURE, POWER & RENEWABLES SECTORS
Solomon Partners’ Infrastructure, Power & Renewables Group provides private equity, pension and infrastructure funds, corporate and municipal clients in this dynamic space with a full suite of strategic and financial advisory services. We provide innovative and value-added guidance on buy and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, project & leveraged financings, private placements and restructurings by drawing upon our deep industry knowledge, strategic expertise and strong sector relationships.
Based in our New York office, the Infrastructure, Power & Renewables Group is led by Managing Director Tim Bath, whose more than 18 years of advisory experience includes some of the most high-profile and historic projects across the European and North American infrastructure markets, particularly in the transportation sector, including roads, ports, rails, airports and parking. In addition to transportation/logistics, Solomon Partners’ coverage includes utilities and PPPs.
The Power Advisory Group is led by Managing Director Jeff Pollard, whose experience in the power sector includes strategic and financial advisory work totalling well in excess of $100 billion. Renewables coverage is led by Managing Director James McGinnis who has more than 25 years of experience in the sector. Coverage across power & renewables includes conventional generation, hydroelectric facilities, utility scale solar, wind and energy storage.
Served as financial advisor to EDF on the Sale of its 49.99% Interest in CENG, a 4.0 GW nuclear portfolio located in PJM and NYISO, to Exelon for net proceeds of $885 million
Served as financial advisor to Ares and Oaktree on the Sale of their 28% Combined Interest in Linden Cogeneration, a 972 MW Combined Cycle Cogeneration Facility in NYISO Zone J
Solomon Partners served as financial advisor to Energy Capital Partners on the sale of a 40% stake in Terra-Gen, including a 1.6 GW Operating Portfolio and 3+ GW Advanced Development Pipeline to First State Investments
Served as financial advisor to US Wind on a strategic investment by Apollo in the premier US offshore wind developer
Advised Astoria Project Partners LLC and Astoria Project Partners II LLC on the sale of 100% of Astoria Energy I and approximately 55% of Astoria Energy II (together, “Astoria Energy”), representing two of the most efficient natural gas power plants in the premium New York City power market.
Advised Ports America Group on sale of a minority interest
Served as financial advisor to Ares in its sale of a majority interest in Hill Top Energy Center, a 620MW Combined Cycle Project in PJM
Served as financial advisor to Oaktree Capital and its partners on the sale of their interest in the West of Devers HVDC transmission line in California to Axium Infrastructure
Financial advisor to Ares-EIF and Starwood Energy on the sale of a 94% interest in Hudson Transmission Partners, a 660 MW HVDC transmission system in New York, to Argo Infrastructure
Financial advisor to Morgan Stanley Infrastructure on the acquisition of a 100% interest in the Bayonne Energy Center, a 644 MW gas-fired peaking power facility in New Jersey, from Macquarie
Financial advisor to Ares-EIF on the sale of a 100% interest in Brooklyn Navy Yard, a 286 MW cogeneration power facility in New York, to Axium Infrastructure
Advised Ports America Group on debt refinancing for $1.3 billion
Served as financial advisor to Grupo Argos in its sale of a 50% stake in Compañía de Puertos Asociados S.A.
Served as Refinancing Advisor to Skyway Concession Company on a $230 million note placement
Served as financial advisor to Highstar Capital IV in connection with the sale of its 50% stake in the Luis Munoz Marin Airport
Advised Macquarie Atlas Roads in connection with its acquisition of the remaining 50% economic interest in the Dulles Greenway
Advised the pilot group of Northwest Airlines
Advised Tokyo Electric Power Co. & Marubeni Corp. on the acquisition of Philippines Assets, a division of Mirant Corp.
Advised advised the company on its acquisition of S&C Electric Co. (40% stake)
We advise clients in many sectors, including:
TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS
- Light Rail
- Roads, Bridges & Tunnels
- Social Infrastructure
POWER AND RENEWABLES
- Conventional Generation
- Energy Storage
- Hydroelectric Facilities
- Utility Scale Solar
- Water & Wastewater
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