Consistently recognized as one of the world’s leading energy firms, Vinson & Elkins has a long history of supporting energy industry innovators and the technologies they’ve developed. Our clients are redefining the energy industry through their development of renewable energy sources, specialty materials, enhanced detection and capture resources, asset monitoring devices, data analytics, workflow automation tools, and efficient storage techniques. Our experience in these cutting edge fields provides us with unique insight for our clients developing these technologies and for those that are providing capital to fuel the energy evolution.
Working across our M&A, projects, finance, tax, intellectual property, regulatory, environmental, antitrust, capital markets, technology transactions and venture capital teams, we provide our Energy Technologies clients with a full range of transactional services for both domestic and cross-border transactions.
V&E has advised clients developing and investing in a range of innovative technologies, including:
Fuel Sensors & Monitoring
Drilling & Completions Technologies
Smart Grid Applications
Well Stimulation Technologies
KoBold Metals, a company applying big data and superior science to mineral exploration, in investments from Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz and Equinor Energy Ventures
Rebellion Photonics, a provider of intelligent visual gas monitoring solutions, in an investment from Tinicum and in the company’s acquisition by Honeywell
TPG Growth and The Rise Fund in the acquisition of CLEAResult, the country’s leading provider of energy efficiency solutions for utility companies
Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures in its investment in Form Energy, a developer of long-duration energy storage systems