News

Oct 19, 2016

Today, Energy Capital Partners announced the closing of the sale of its 100% equity interests in Broad River Power Holdings, LLC (“Broad River”), an 847 MW simple cycle gas-fired power plant in South Carolina, to an affiliate of Arroyo Energy Investors Fund II, L.P. Broad River began commercial operations in June 2000 and has two long-term power purchase agreements in-place with Duke Energy Progress, a subsidiary of Duke Energy Corp.

Oct 13, 2016

Energy Capital Partners today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell 100% of the equity interests in Empire Generating Company (“Empire”), a 635 MW dual-fuel combined cycle generating facility located in Rensselaer, NY that sells electricity and capacity into the New York ISO market area. Energy Capital purchased Empire in July 2007 during its development stage and prior to construction commencement. The plant began commercial operations in September 2010 after a successful three year construction period.

Aug 31, 2016

Ramaco Development, LLC, (together with its affiliated companies, “Ramaco”) announced today that it has completed a $90 million convertible preferred equity investment with Energy Capital Partners Mezzanine, LLC (together with its affiliated funds “ECP”) and Yorktown Energy Partners XI, L.P. (together with its affiliated funds "Yorktown"). ECP and Yorktown join current owners, Yorktown Energy Partners Fund IX and X and the founders Randall Atkins and Michael Bauersachs.

Aug 09, 2016

NESCO, LLC announced today that it has acquired V&H Leasing Services from V&H Inc. This acquisition will bring V&H’s rail rental business to NESCO’s newest division, NESCO Specialty Rentals. NESCO created the Specialty Rentals division in January to focus its equipment offerings in the rail, lighting, sign, telecom, as well as other specialized industries.

Jul 28, 2016

Wheelabrator Technologies today reached financial close on a new 550,000 tonnes per year energy-from-waste facility at Kemsley in Kent.

Jun 15, 2016

Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) announced today its intent to acquire Energy Capital Partners’ (ECP) 35% interest in the Atlas joint venture (JV) which the two companies formed in February 2016 to purchase ENGIE’s 9,058 megawatt U.S. fossil portfolio.1 Upon completion of the ENGIE portfolio acquisition, Dynegy will own 100% of the acquired business.

Apr 11, 2016

EnergySolutions, Inc. announced today that it has officially completed the sale of its Projects, Product and Technology (PP&T) business to WS Atkins plc, a UK listed design, engineering and project management consultancy company with operations around the world.

Mar 21, 2016

Sunnova Energy Corp. today announced it has secured $300 million in equity from Energy Capital Partners (ECP), a private equity firm with over $13 billion of capital commitments. Sunnova will use the funds to continue the company’s impressive growth in the residential solar market. Sunnova partners with local installers to invest in assets to provide affordable solar power to homeowners while creating job opportunities nationwide.

Mar 16, 2016

Targa Resources Corp. ("Targa" or the "Company") (NYSE:TRGP) announced today that it has received definitive agreements for the purchase of approximately $1.0 billion of 9.5% Series A Preferred Stock (the "Preferred Stock"), which includes the Preferred Stock from Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners ("Stonepeak") that was previously announced by the Company on February 18, 2016, and additional Preferred Stock as a result of investor interest after the initial announcement from funds managed by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities, Energy Capital Partners Mezzanine Opportunities Fund, investment companies affiliated with Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. and other institutional investors (collectively with Stonepeak, the "Preferred Investors").

Nov 19, 2015

EnergySolutions, Inc. today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Waste Control Specialists LLC (WCS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Valhi, Inc. (NYSE: VHI) and operator of a waste disposal facility located in Andrews County, Texas.

Nov 17, 2015

EnergySolutions, Inc. today announced it has signed a definitive agreement for the sale of its Projects, Products and Technology business to WS Atkins plc, a UK listed design, engineering and project management consultancy company with operations around the world.

Oct 12, 2015

SD Partners LP (NYSE: USDP) (the “Partnership”) has agreed to acquire 100% of the equity interests in Casper Crude to Rail, LLC (the “Casper terminal”) from Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, Cogent Energy Solutions and The Granite Peak Group for total consideration of $225.0 million, subject to closing adjustments.

Oct 08, 2015

USD Group LLC ("USDG") and Pinto Realty Partners LP ("Pinto") announced today the formation of a joint venture to develop a premier U.S. Gulf Coast destination terminal on the Houston Ship Channel. USDG will co-lead commercialization efforts for the 988-acre property, TDWP Terminals, which is capable of supporting a multiple unit-train per day rail terminal for liquid hydrocarbons, in addition to storage, blending and export operations.

Sep 01, 2015

Energy Capital Partners today announced it closed on the
acquisition of Terra-Gen, LLC, the owner, operator and developer of utility-scale renewable and clean energy assets. Located throughout the western United States, Terra-Gen’s 653 MW portfolio spans 21
facilities and includes a diverse mix of wind (497 MW), solar thermal (89 MW) and geothermal (67 MW) plants.

Jul 09, 2015

Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. (Wheelabrator) today announced
Robert “Bob” C. Boucher Jr. as the new president and CEO effective July 13.

May 18, 2015

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Bison Midstream, LLC (“Bison Midstream”), has closed its previously announced acquisition of 100% of the equity interests of certain subsidiaries of Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit Investments”) for total cash consideration of $255.0 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments (the “Acquisition”).

May 07, 2015

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: SMLP) today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 6,500,000 common units representing limited partner interests in SMLP at a public offering price of $30.75 per common unit.

Apr 14, 2015

Next Wave Energy Partners, LP (“Next Wave” or “the company”) today announced that Energy Capital Partners (“ECP”), a private equity Nirm focused on investing in North America’s energy infrastructure, has made an investment in the company. ECP will provide Next Wave with up to $500 million in equity capital to focus on the development, operation, acquisition and expansion of midstream and downstream petrochemical and fuels assets.

Apr 01, 2015

Dynegy Inc. (NYSE: DYN), through its wholly owned subsidiary, has finalized its acquisition of EquiPower Resources Corp. and Brayton Point Holdings, LLC from Energy Capital Partners (ECP). The transactions include 10 generating stations, capable of generating 6.3 gigawatts of electricity into the New England and PJM power markets. The Company now owns nearly 20,000 MW operating in eight states.

Dec 19, 2014

Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. today announced the close of its $1.94 billion acquisition by Energy Capital Partners from Waste Management. A definitive agreement for the sale was previously announced July 29, 2014.

Nov 07, 2014

Southcross Holdings LP (“Holdings”) announced today the completion of a $210 million preferred equity commitment from Energy Capital Partners Mezzanine Opportunities Fund and GE Energy Financial Services. Holdings owns 100% of Southcross Energy Partners GP, LLC, the general partner of Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SXE) (“Southcross”), limited partner interests in Southcross, and several Eagle Ford based midstream assets.

Oct 08, 2014

USD Partners LP (“USDP” or the “Partnership”) announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 9,120,000 common units representing limited partner interests at $17.00 per common unit.

Sep 22, 2014

USD Group LLC and its affiliates (“USDG” or the “Company”) announced today the successful closing of a partnership with Energy Capital Partners (“ECP”), an energy infrastructure-focused private equity firm with over $13 billion in capital commitments.