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Baker Botts Represents Repsol US Renewables LLC in Acquisition of ConnectGen LLC


Baker Botts represented Repsol US Renewables, LLC (“Repsol”) in the closing of its acquisition of ConnectGen LLC (“ConnectGen”), a Quantum Capital portfolio company with a development pipeline of onshore wind, solar, and battery assets with an aggregate nameplate capacity of 20 gigawatts located across the United States. The base purchase price for the sale was $768 million. Baker Botts advised Repsol in the negotiation of the binding agreement for the purchase of ConnectGen in 2023 and subsequently assisted with obtaining CFIUS and other regulatory approvals necessary for closing. 

Current ConnectGen employees, including senior management, will be integrated into Repsol Renewables North America, Inc.’s business.

Repsol’s press release regarding the transaction can be found here.

Baker Botts Lawyers/Office Involved:

Global Projects: Erin Hopkins (Partner, Houston); Kyle Doherty (Senior Associate, Houston); Andrew Crayden (Associate, Houston); Eleana Kartali (Foreign Associate, New York); Kat Iverson (Associate, Houston)

International Trade Section: Paul Luther (Partner, Washington); Alex Reinert (Associate, Washington); Cullen Richardson (Associate, Houston)

Real Estate and Construction Section: Chris Wilson (Partner, Houston); Sarah Hendrix (Associate, Dallas)

Energy Regulatory Section: Emil Barth (Partner, Washington); Landon Lill (Senior Associate, Austin); Katie Gantley (Associate, Washington)

Environmental, Safety, and Incident Response Section: Elizabeth Singleton (Special Counsel, Houston); Mary-Lauren Miller (Associate, Houston)

Antitrust Section: Michael Bodosky (Special Counsel, Washington)

Executive Comp and Benefits Section: Robin Melman (Partner, New York); Jared DaCosta (Associate, New York)

Litigation Section: Tiffany Means (Associate, Houston)

Corporate/Finance: John Papaspanos (Partner, New York); Elizabeth Rogers (Associate, New York)

Income Tax Section: Jon Lobb (Partner, Houston); Katie McEvilly (Senior Associate, Houston)

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