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Bluescape Clean Fuels, LLC to Become Publicly Traded via Business Combination with CENAQ Energy Corp., Creating Verde Clean Fuels, LLC

Renewable Gasoline Company Bluescape Clean Fuels, LLC to Become Publicly Traded on NASDAQ via Business Combination with CENAQ Energy Corp. and be renamed Verde Clean Fuels, LLC Background Image

Vinson & Elkins advised CENAQ Energy Corp., a special purpose acquisition company focused on energy and energy transition, and CENAQ Sponsor LLC in a business combination with Bluescape Clean Fuels Intermediate Holdings, LLC, a private company specializing in the supply of gasoline derived from renewable feedstocks.

Upon closing, the combined company will be named Verde Clean Fuels, Inc.

The V&E corporate team was led by partners Mark Kelly and Crosby Scofield and senior associates Andrew Schulte and David Bumgardner with assistance from associates Victoria Bahrami-Negad, Elisie Lee, Mary Busse, Libby Gerstner, Chandler Spinks, Nina Ramachandran, Layla Wehbe, Michelle Yang, Dean Dixon and Phil Greenfield. Also advising were partners Jason McIntosh and Lina Dimachkieh, senior associate Brian Russell and associate Keleigh Carver; partners David D’Alessandro and Shane Tucker, counsel Dario Mendoza and associates Mary Daniel Morgan and Keira Kuntz; partner Matt Dobbins and associate Simon Willis; partner Sean Becker and associate Peter Goetschel; counsel Rajesh Patel and associate Marcus Martinez; partner Hill Wellford; counsel Scot Dixon; and partner Damien Lyster and associate Ryan Hoeffner.

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