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According to the latest report from Vinson & Elkins, Power Play: The State of Electric Vehicle Charging Station Finance, the continued adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) is creating new financing models to support necessary charging infrastructure.

June 14, 2022
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC as lead investor in Infinitum Electric’s $80 million Series D funding. Infinitum Electric, creator of the sustainable, breakthrough air-core motor, will use the investment to vertically integrate and automate production of its motors for the commercial and industrial market segments, and complete development and commercialization of a traction motor for the rapidly growing electric vehicle market, where its exceptional breakthrough power density can significantly extend the range of electric vehicles.

May 17, 2022
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC in its investment in Group14 Technologies’ $400 million Series C funding round led by Porsche AG with additional participation from OMERS Capital Markets, Decarbonization Partners, Vsquared Ventures, Moore Strategic Ventures, and other large institutional investors.

May 5, 2022
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised FLASH, the global leader in cloud parking software and mobility transformation, in the acquisition of Ticketech, the parking technology leader in New York City.

April 27, 2022
Rankings & Awards
Rankings & Awards

Vinson & Elkins’ Ramey Layne was named as one of Insider’s top 9 attorneys to watch in the electric vehicle (EV) space. The list is comprised of go-to lawyers who have a vast knowledge base advising companies in the EV realm.

April 7, 2022
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

A team of Vinson & Elkins lawyers, led by partner Kaam Sahely and senior associate Stephanie Coco, advised Goldman Sachs Renewable Power, a strategic, long-term investor in clean energy projects and the sponsor of more than 850 solar and battery storage projects that collectively have a capacity of more than 2.6 gigawatts of renewable power, in the establishment of a financing partnership with ChargePoint (NYSE: CHPT) to reduce upfront costs of EV charging technology.

March 29, 2022
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised Decarbonization Plus Acquisition Corporation III, a blank check company sponsored by an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC, in a business combination with Solid Power, Inc., an industry-leading developer of all-solid-state battery cells for electric vehicles. The combined company’s common stock and warrants are expected to commence trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market on December 9, 2021.

December 8, 2021
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised First Reserve Sustainable Growth Corp. in a business combination agreement with Juuce Limited, which trades as EO Charging (“EO”), a leading provider of technology-enabled turnkey solutions for electric vehicle fleets, that would result in EO becoming a publicly listed company.

August 12, 2021
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised Spartan Acquisition Corp. III, a publicly-listed special purpose acquisition company, in a business combination with Allego Holding B.V., a leading pan-European electric vehicle charging network.

July 28, 2021
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised Decarbonization Plus Acquisition Corporation II, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC, in a definitive agreement for a business combination with Tritium, a Brisbane-based developer and manufacturer of direct current fast chargers for electric vehicles, that would result in Tritium becoming a publicly listed company. Tritium is valued at $1.2 billion in connection with the transaction.

May 26, 2021
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins represented Switchback II Corporation, a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company with a strategic focus on the energy transition sector, in a definitive business combination agreement with Bird Rides, Inc. (“Bird”), a leader in shared short range environmentally friendly electric transportation, that would make Bird a public company.

May 12, 2021
Deals & Cases
Deals & Cases

Vinson & Elkins advised Kadem Sustainable Impact Corporation with its initial public offering of 17,500,000 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. The offering closed on March 19, 2021.

March 19, 2021