McDermott Advises PermaCity in its Sale to Catalyze - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Advises PermaCity in its Sale to Catalyze


International law firm McDermott Will & Emery represented PermaCity, a solar developer and installer, in its acquisition by Catalyze, a leading national independent power producer that develops, constructs, owns and operates renewable distributed generation and storage projects for commercial and industrial customers.

The acquisition is a strategic transaction in Catalyze’s recently announced market consolidation strategy. With a commitment to deliver more than 400 MWs of projects within the next few years, PermaCity expands Catalyze’s project pipeline to more than 2 GWs and establishes leadership in California’s robust distributed solar market and adds proprietary rooftop solar technology to deploy rooftop solar projects nationwide.

  • The transaction was completed on April 12, 2021.
  • McDermott Will & Emery acted as legal advisor to PermaCity.
  • Catalyze is backed by leading energy investors EnCap Investments L.P. and Yorktown Partners LLC.

Learn more about the deal in Catalyze’s press release.

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