8 Rivers Capital and SUGF’s Development of Coyote Clean Power Project

Vinson & Elkins LLP advised 8 Rivers Capital, LLC on the deal.

8 Rivers Capital LLC and The Southern Ute Indian Tribe Growth Fund (SUGF) have joined together to develop the Coyote Clean Power Project, locating one of the world’s first zero-emissions NET Power natural gas-fired power plants within the Southern Ute Indian Reservation. The Coyote Clean Power Project will represent a paradigm shift in how the world generates energy, producing 280 MW of clean power 24/7, while capturing and storing CO2. 8 Rivers, through its Zero Degrees development business, and the SUGF plan to design and construct a NET Power plant over the next five years.

The V&E team is led by partners Sean Moran (Picture) and Lauren Collins with assistance from associate Ben Livni.

Involved fees earner: Lauren Collins – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Ben Livni – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Sean Moran – Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Law Firms: Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Clients: 8 Rivers Capital LLC;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini