Press Release

Kirkland Advises Pacolet on Renewable Natural Gas Joint Venture Investment with Evensol

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Pacolet Milliken, LLC (Pacolet), a sustainability-focused investment firm, on its joint venture investment with Evensol LLC (Evensol), a leading developer of renewable biogas assets. In partnership with Duke Energy, Pacolet and Evensol’s joint venture will own and operate two renewable natural gas (RNG) projects at landfills in North Carolina, specifically the Upper Piedmont Renewables and Foothills Renewables projects.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Kevin Crews, John Furlow and associates Jack Chadderdon and Jessica Stenglein; and included tax partners David Wheat, Michael Masri, Ryan Phelps and Sophia Han; environmental transactions partner James Dolphin; transactional partner Chris Heasley; labor & employment partners Christie Alcala and Peter Mee; debt finance partners Lucas Spivey and James Bedotto; executive compensation partner Rob Fowler; employee benefits partner Maureen O’Brien; energy regulatory partner Drew Stuyvenberg; and technology & IP transactions partner Jeff Norman.