Goldman Sachs’ renewable energy fund $350 million acquisition of Marina Energy’s Solar Portfolio


Vinson & Elkins advised Goldman Sachs’ renewable energy fund on the deal

The portfolio of projects involved in this transaction is comprised of 76 distributed solar energy projects with total capacity of 204 MW. The projects, located at 143 sites across New Jersey, Maryland, Massachusetts and Vermont, provide power to schools, hospitals and commercial and industrial facilities.

The V&E corporate team was led by partners Kaam Sahely (Picture) and Peter Marshall with assistance from senior associates Luke Edney and Simone King and associates Claire Smyser Campbell, Bassam Chain, Cesar Leyva, Caroline Kuehn, Mike LeFevre, Michael Zarcaro, Jeremy Tripp, Ben Glass, Jack Moxon, Josh Rocha, Edward Vaunder, Caroline McDonald and Jackson Gayle. Also advising were counsel Debra Duncan and senior associate Mary Alexander; partners Neil Imus and Darren Tucker and associate Ryan Will; partner Randy Jurgensmeyer and associate Victoria Short; and partner William Vigdor.

Involved fees earner: Peter Marshall – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Claire Smyser Campbell – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Kaam Sahely – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Luke Edney – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Simone King – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Bassam Chain – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Cesar Leyva – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Caroline Kuehn – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Michael LeFevre – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Michael Zarcaro Jr. – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Jeremy Tripp – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Ben Glass – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Jack Moxon – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Edward Vaunder – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Jackson Gayle – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Joshua Rocha – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Debra Duncan – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Mary Alexander – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Neil Imus – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Darren Tucker – Vinson & Elkins LLP; William Vigdor – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Ryan Will – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Randy Jurgensmeyer – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Victoria Welch Short – Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Law Firms: Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Clients: Goldman, Sachs & Co.;