Deal Description: CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CNP) (“CenterPoint”) today announced the sale of its Arkansas and Oklahoma natural gas LDC assets to Summit Utilities for $2.150 billion in cash, including recovery of approximately $425 million in cash of unrecovered storm-related incremental natural gas costs incurred in February 2021, subject to true-up at transaction close. The assets include approximately 17,000 miles of main pipeline in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texarkana serving more than half a million customers residing in high-quality regulatory jurisdictions.
Baker Botts Lawyers/Office Involved:
Finance: Robert Wann (Partner, New York)
Antitrust: Thomas Fina (Partner, Washington, D.C.)
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