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Jan 16, 2013

Sungevity®, Inc., a recognized leader in the global residential solar market, today announced the completion of a series of venture capital and project financings, securing up to $125 million to support the company's growth initiatives.

Jan 09, 2013

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit Investments”) announced today that it has executed a definitive agreement with affiliates of GSO Capital Partners LP and Bear Tracker Investments, LLC to acquire 100% of the equity interests of Bear Tracker Energy, LLC (“Bear Tracker”) for $513 million. Bear Tracker is a privately held midstream energy company with assets currently in service and under development in the Williston Basin in North Dakota, which includes the Bakken shale and Three Forks formation, and in the Denver-Julesburg (“DJ”) Basin in Colorado, which includes the Niobrara shale.

Jan 07, 2013

EnergySolutions, Inc. (NYSE - ES), a leader in nuclear commercial services, today announced that it has entered into a definitive acquisition agreement to be acquired by a subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners II, LLC (”Energy Capital” or “ECP") in a transaction with an enterprise value of $1.1 billion.

Jan 03, 2013

Power Line Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of private equity firm Energy Capital Partners and sole owner of Power Line Services, Inc., announced today its name has been changed to PLH Group, Inc. (“PLH”) and the acquisition by PLH of three specialty pipeline construction and maintenance companies.

Dec 27, 2012

Calpine Corporation (NYSE:CPN) today completed the sale of the Broad River Energy Center to Broad River Power LLC, an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners LLC, for $427 million plus adjustments, or approximately $504 per kilowatt.

Nov 06, 2012

Today, we are announcing that we have entered into an agreement with Broad River Power, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners, LLC, to sell our Broad River Energy Center, an 847 MW natural gas-fired, simple-cycle power plant in South Carolina, for $427 million plus adjustments, or approximately $504/kW.

Oct 23, 2012

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit Investments”) announced today that it has closed the $207 million acquisition of ETC Canyon Pipeline, LLC (“Canyon”) from La Grange Acquisition, L.P., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.

Sep 27, 2012

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (the “Partnership”), a Delaware limited partnership, announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 12,500,000 common units at $20.00 per unit.

Sep 20, 2012

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (the “Partnership”), a Delaware limited partnership, announced today that it has commenced an initial public offering of 12,500,000 common units representing limited partner interests in the Partnership pursuant to a registration statement on Form S-1 previously filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).

Sep 17, 2012

ADA Carbon Solutions, an industry leading provider of activated carbon specifically tailored for flue gas applications today announced a long term enterprise agreement with Covanta Energy Corporation (NYSE: CVA). Covanta is a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste (EfW) projects.

Sep 14, 2012

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with La Grange Acquisition, L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P., to acquire ETC Canyon Pipeline, LLC (“Canyon”) for $207 million.

Aug 15, 2012

Energy Capital Partners (“ECP” or “Energy Capital”) today announced the completion of a recapitalization of Chieftain Sand and Proppant, LLC (“Chieftain Sand”) on July 25, 2012. This is the first investment from Energy Capital’s Mezzanine Opportunities Fund.

May 08, 2012

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit”), today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Summit Midstream Holdings, LLC, has closed on a $265 million increase to, and amendment and restatement of, its revolving credit facility. This transaction raises total borrowing capacity to $550 million and provides additional financial flexibility during the remaining four-year term of the facility.

May 01, 2012

Cadeville Gas Storage LLC (“Cadeville”), a wholly‐owned subsidiary of Cardinal Gas Storage Partners LLC (“Cardinal”), announced today that on April 19, 2012 it closed the debt financing for the construction of a 17 MMDth depleted reservoir natural gas storage facility in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana near the Perryville/Delhi Hub in northeast Louisiana.

Mar 30, 2012

Power Line Services (“PLS”), a portfolio company of private equity firm Energy Capital Partners, announced today the acquisition of Snelson Companies, Inc. (“Snelson”) and IPS Engineering, LLC (“IPSE”) from GFI Energy Group and other shareholders. Snelson and IPSE will be added to the PLS family of businesses and will further diversify its energy infrastructure construction and maintenance services capabilities, extend its operating footprint west of the Rockies and add pipeline construction to its suite of businesses.

Oct 10, 2011

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit”) announced today that it recently entered into a purchase and sale agreement with Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc., a subsidiary of Encana Corporation (“Encana”) (TSX,NYSE: ECA), to acquire natural gas midstream assets located in the Piceance Basin for $590 million.

Aug 31, 2011

A subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners II, LP has completed the acquisition of 100% of the outstanding shares of CoaLogix, Inc. from Acorn Energy and EnerTech Capital Partners for a total consideration of $101 million.

Aug 18, 2011

Strategic Value Partners, LLC on behalf of certain clients (collectively, "SVP" or "Strategic Value Partners") announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell SVP's 100% equity interest in Liberty Electric Generation Holdings, LLC ("Liberty Electric" or the "Company") to an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners ("ECP"), a private equity firm focused on North American energy infrastructure.

Jul 18, 2011

PSEG Power LLC, a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (NYSE:PEG), today announced that it has closed on the sale of its 1,000 MW Odessa gas fired generating plant to Odessa Power, LLC, a subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners II, LP for approximately $335 million. There is no debt attached to the asset.

Jul 11, 2011

Energy Capital Partners today announced the formation of Centennial Renewable Power, LLC, a subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners II, LP, and a partnership with Renova Capital Partners to jointly develop and acquire renewable power projects.

Jun 24, 2011

PSEG Power LLC, a subsidiary of Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG: PEG) today announced that it has agreed to the sale of its remaining Texas generating asset. The 1000 MW gas-fired Odessa generating facility in West Texas will be sold, pursuant to an asset purchase agreement, to Odessa Power, LLC, a subsidiary of Energy Capital Partners II, LP for $335 million. There is no debt attached to the asset.

Jun 23, 2011

Power Line Services ("PLS"), the electric transmission and energy services construction and maintenance company owned by funds controlled by Energy Capital Partners, LLC, today announced that Sharyland Utilities, L.P. (“Sharyland”) has awarded the company a contract for transmission and infrastructure services as part of the utility's Competitive Renewable Energy Zone (“CREZ”) initiative.

May 31, 2011

Cardinal Gas Storage Partners LLC (“Cardinal”) announced today that it has acquired Monroe Gas Storage Company, LLC (“Monroe”) as well as an option on development rights to an adjacent depleted natural gas reservoir (the “Option”) from High Sierra Monroe, LLC, a wholly‐owned subsidiary of High Sierra Energy, LP and certain other shareholders. The total consideration is approximately $148 million.

May 31, 2011

Summit Midstream Partners, LLC (“Summit”) announced today the closing of a $285 million senior secured revolving credit facility. The credit facility, which matures in May 2016, also contains an accordion provision that permits Summit to increase the total size of the facility by up to $150 million at any time prior to maturity.

Feb 01, 2011

On January 20, 2011 EquiPower Resources Corp. (EquiPower), owned by Fund II and certain co-investors, completed the acquisition of the Milford Power generating station in Connecticut. An agreement to acquire the 548 megawatt (MW) combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant from a consortium of financial owners was announced last November.