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Pacolet Milliken Acquires Piedmont Green Power to Grow its Sustainable Power and Infrastructure Portfolio

Vinson & Elkins advised Pacolet Milliken, LLC, a sustainability-focused, family-owned investment firm, in its acquisition of 100% of Piedmont Green Power (“Piedmont”) from an affiliate of Atlantic Power & Utilities.

Piedmont is a 55 MW biomass-fired power plant located in Barnesville, GA.

The Vinson & Elkins corporate team was led by partner Doug Bland and associate Ryan Logan, with assistance from associates Zach Parker and Pete Berquist, and the finance team was led by partners Eamon Nolan and Lauren Davies, with assistance from associates Helena Zhang and Dan Lee. Other key team members include partners Jason McIntosh and Wendy Salinas and associate Paige Rapp; partner Courtney Hammond, senior associate Mark Kramer and paralegals Ashley Curatolo and Sydney Finelli; partner Sarah Mitchell and senior associate Alexander Baker; partner John Decker and senior associate Andrew DeVore; partner Matt Dobbins and associates Kelly Rondinelli and Tom Aird; partner Sean Becker and associates Peter Goetschel and Ashley Plunk; partner Dario Mendoza, counsels Missy Spohn and Heather Reynolds Johnson, senior associate Nicole Waterstradt and associate Cassie Zarate; partners Dave Oelman and Nettie Downs and associate Carli Gish; counsel Noelle Alix; partner Rick Sofield and associate Connor Wilson; partner Darren Tucker; and counsels Brian Howard and Elizabeth Krabill McIntyre.

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