Private Equity

Public Capital , Private Equity , Investment , DUG Permian , DUG Eagle Ford , Midstream Texas , Mergers , Midstream , Gathering & Processing

Experts: Midstream M&A Primed to Take Off

DUG Permian panelists acknowledge the challenges posed by ESG and climate concerns in the post-COVID finance environment, but expect cheap debt and higher valuations to push midstream deals forward.

July 27, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Lime Rock Resources Acquires ‘Unique Opportunity’ in $500 Million Permian Deal

Lime Rock Resources reached a definitive agreement to buy oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin for $508.3 million from an undisclosed private seller. 

July 26, 2021

Private Equity , Energy Transition

KKR Commits up to $1 Billion to US Solar Firm after Acquiring Stake

Washington, D.C.-based solar energy firm Sol Systems and KKR announced a new strategic partnership in which KKR is committing up to $1 billion to acquire shovel-ready projects.

July 23, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Grenadier Energy Lands EnCap Commitment Following Midland Basin Sale

The commitment will be used to continue Grenadier Energy’s strategy to acquire, develop and exploit assets, which The Woodlands, Texas-based E&P company says it has employed successfully through multiple iterations.

July 21, 2021

Private Equity , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Oil and Gas Investor: A&D in the Age of Realism

Some private equity players are in the late innings of transacting for assets, calling into question the future of how they will be funded.

July 16, 2021

Private Equity , People , Energy Transition

NGP Adds David Colt, Maritza Liaw to Growing Energy Transition Team

Industry veterans David Colt and Maritza Liaw join NGP as partners, focusing exclusively on energy transition investing through NGP ETP, the Dallas-based private equity firm’s energy transition platform.

July 15, 2021

Private Equity , Company Profiles

Oil and Gas Investor’s Top 100 Private E&Ps: Private Eye

Enverus analyzed production history, pricing, velocity and rig count activity to better understand the role and influence private E&P operators are playing in the oil patch and the expected outcomes in the near future. 

July 9, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

WildFire Energy Enters Eagle Ford through Hawkwood Energy Acquisition

The combined entity will retain the WildFire Energy name and operated by the WildFire management team, who have extensive experience in the Eagle Ford having previously managed WildHorse Resource Development.

July 9, 2021

Private Equity , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Mesa II Makes First Acquisition of Haynesville Shale Portfolio

The portfolio acquired by Mesa II on July 8 consists of about 15,000 net royalty acres and is located in the core of the Haynesville in North Louisiana, according to Darin Zanovich, the company’s president and CEO.

July 9, 2021

Private Equity , People , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Latham & Watkins Adds Ravi Purohit as Global Vice Chair of Energy, Infrastructure Group

Most recently, Ravi Purohit served as general counsel at Blackstone Infrastructure Partners, a $15 billion open-ended global infrastructure fund, through a secondment from the partnership at his prior firm.

July 8, 2021