Press Release

Kirkland Advises Apollo on Investment in Broad Reach Power

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Apollo (NYSE: APO) on its agreement to use funds managed by Apollo affiliates to acquire a 50 percent stake in Broad Reach Power LLC, a leading utility-scale energy storage and renewable energy platform in the United States. The Apollo Funds will acquire the stake from existing investor EnCap Investments L.P. and its co-investment partners Yorktown Partners and Mercuria Energy. EnCap and its co-investment partners will retain the other 50 percent stake and, together with the Apollo Funds, commit to invest up to $400 million of additional equity to fund Broad Reach’s continued expansion and growth pipeline.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Adam Larson and Cy Jones and associate Fernanda Langa; tax partners Mark Dundon and Joe Tobias; and energy regulatory partners Brooksany Barrowes and Marcia Hook.