Brookfield’s Acquisition of Newen interest in Alex Solar Power Plant


Pinheiro Guimarães and Melcheds – Mello e Rached advised on the transaction

Brookfield Asset Management Inc (TSE:BAM.A) executed the acquisition of Newen (New Energies Investimentos e Participações Ltda.) interest in Alex New Energies Investimentos e Participacoes Ltda a 278 MW of pre-operational solar parks.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. operates as an asset management company focused on real estate, infrastructure, private equity, and renewable power. Brookfield Asset Management invests on behalf of institutional investors, sovereign wealth funds, and individuals.

The transaction marks Brookfield’s entry into the Brazilian solar energy market.

Pinheiro Guimarães advised Brookfield Energia Renovável S.A. with Marcelo Lamy Rego, André Sigelmann, Maria Amélia Lisbão Senra Mastrocola, Daniela de Melo Fassheber, Carolina Cardoso Ramalho, Fernanda Lopez, Caio Itiberê Ferreira da Silva and Alexandre Vendramini Sampaio.

Melcheds – Mello e Rached advised New Energies Investimentos e Participações Ltda. with Rodrigo Mello and Fernanda Cristina Barros da Silva Passos.

Involved fees earner: Fernanda Cristina Barros da Silva Passos – Melcheds – Mello e Rached; Rodrigo Mello – Melcheds – Mello e Rached; Carolina Cardoso Ramalho – Pinheiro Guimarães; Fernanda da Cunha Lopez – Pinheiro Guimarães; Daniela de Melo Fassheber – Pinheiro Guimarães; Caio Itiberê Ferreira da Silva – Pinheiro Guimarães; Marcelo Lamy Rego – Pinheiro Guimarães; Maria Amélia Lisbão Senra Mastrocola – Pinheiro Guimarães; André Sigelmann – Pinheiro Guimarães;

Law Firms: Melcheds – Mello e Rached; Pinheiro Guimarães;

Clients: Brookfield Asset Management Inc; New Energies Investimentos e Participações Ltda.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti.