Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Borrower on Amendment and Upsizing for Lordstown Energy Center

Kirkland & Ellis advised Clean Energy Future Lordstown, owned by a Macquarie-led sponsor group, on the upsizing and amendment of its financing for the approximately 940 megawatt Lordstown Energy Center natural-gas-fueled electric generation facility in Trumbull County, Ohio.  Lordstown Energy Center began commercial operation in October 2018.  The amendment and upsizing for the $534.4 million financing was led by Credit Agricole and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.

The Kirkland team was led by debt finance partners Rohit Chaudhry and Kelann Stirling and associate Mateo Todd Aceves; and real estate partner Josh Faulkner.