Press Release

Kirkland & Ellis Advises Blackstone Energy Partners in $700M Equity Commitment to Windy Cove Energy

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised Blackstone Energy Partners in its $700M equity commitment to Windy Cove Energy LLC to acquire and develop carbon dioxide-enhanced oil recovery properties in the United States. Windy Cove is a newly formed oil and gas company based in Houston, TX.

The Kirkland team is led by Houston-based corporate partners Andrew Calder and Amber Meek, executive compensation partner Scott Price (New York), tax partner Thomas Evans (Chicago), and corporate associate Lauren Dies (Houston).  

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