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Deal Trends in the Power Industry

Power Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the power industry. The dashboard provides an extensive analysis by capturing trends in terms of deal types, geographies, industry players, advisory firms, and the number of deals and their value.

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Power Technology’s deals dashboard tracks deal trends in the power industry.

Power industry deal activity by deal type - volume (Last 12 months)

The deals dashboard provides an insightful and thorough overview of deal activity in terms of deal types and the number of deals in the global power industry over the last 12 months. It covers mergers and acquisitions (M&As), private equity and venture financing deal types.

Power industry deal activity by deal type - value (Last 12 months)

Power Technology’s deals dashboard offers an analysis on deal activity in the global power industry in terms of deal type and value. Deal types encompassing M&As, private equity and venture financing are tracked over the last 12 months.

Mergers and acquisitions in the power industry

Power Technology provides an overview of M&A deal activity in the power industry. Besides M&A deals, the dashboard tracks the leading M&A financial and legal advisors, and M&A deal activity by theme.

Power industry M&A deal activity by region (Last 12 months)

Power Technology’s deals dashboard tracks M&A transactions recorded in the power industry in different regions in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Largest M&A deals in the power industry

The following table lists details of the largest merger and acquisition deals in terms of value in the global power industry.

Acquirer Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
APA Group AusNet Services 20 Sep 2021 11,080.9
Bouygues Equans 06 Nov 2021 8,200.2
SJVN Solar Power Projects 09 Feb 2022 6,690.0
British Columbia Investment Management National Grid Gas 27 Mar 2022 5,534.4
Renewable Infrastructure Development Group Wind Farm 17 Jan 2022 5,470.3
ib vogt Solar Plus Storage Project 19 Apr 2022 5,000.0
AXA Investment Managers Hornsea 2 Wind Project 28 Mar 2022 3,953.0
MidAmerican Energy Wind and Solar Projects 19 Jan 2022 3,900.0
SSE Dogger Bank C Offshore Wind Farm 02 Dec 2021 3,858.4
Iberdrola Two Offshore Wind Projects 04 Jun 2021 3,649.5
Source: GlobalData

M&A deals advisor rankings in the power industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Power Technology’s deals dashboard reveals top financial and legal advisors to M&A deals by both deal value and volume in the global power industry during 2020 and 2021.

M&A financial advisor rankings in the power industry

Power Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
The Goldman Sachs Group 1 2
JPMorgan Chase 2 11
Morgan Stanley 3 1
Lazard 4 6
Rothschild 5 10
Citigroup 6 7
Barclays 7 4
HSBC Holdings 8 13
BNP Paribas 9 3
Societe Generale 10 16
Source: GlobalData

Power Technology compares rankings of leading financial advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Rothschild 1 4
Citigroup 2 8
Ernst & Young Global 3 1
Morgan Stanley 4 3
Barclays 5 10
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 5
Lazard 7 2
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 8 6
Bank of America 9 11
KPMG International Coop 10 23
Source: GlobalData

M&A legal advisor rankings in the power industry

Power Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 1 5
Davis Polk & Wardwell 2 6
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton 3 17
Clifford Chance 4 3
Latham & Watkins 5 1
Herbert Smith Freehills 6 28
White & Case 7 18
Ashurst 8 41
Vinson & Elkins 9 12
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 10 25
Source: GlobalData

Power Technology compares rankings of leading legal advisors to M&A transactions in terms of deal value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Watson Farley & Williams 1 2
CMS Legal Services EEIG 2 1
White & Case 3 5
Allen & Overy 4 7
Linklaters 5 6
Clifford Chance 6 4
Orrick, Herrington and Sutcliffe 7 13
Kirkland & Ellis 8 18
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira SLP 9 22
Baker & McKenzie 10 3
Source: GlobalData

M&A deal activity by theme in the power industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Power Technology tracks the number of M&A deals by theme in the power industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals.

Private equity deals in the power industry

Power Technology’s deals dashboard provides information on private equity deals data, including deals by region, top legal and financial advisors, and top deals by theme.

Private equity deal activity in the power industry by region (Last 12 months)

Power Technology tracks private equity deal activity in different regions of the globe over the last 12 months.

Source: GlobalData

Top private equity deals in the power industry

The following table lists details of the largest private equity deals by value in the global power industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Alberta Investment Management AusNet Services 19 Sep 2021 12,853.9
EQT Covanta Holding 14 Jul 2021 5,300.0
Platinum Equity Solenis International 06 Jul 2021 5,250.0
Lone Star Funds SPX Flow 13 Dec 2021 3,800.0
Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt Stockholm Exergi 30 Jun 2021 3,459.2
Blackstone Infrastructure Partners Invenergy Renewables 07 Jan 2022 3,000.0
Daniel Ek Northvolt 09 Jun 2021 2,750.0
KKR Albioma 27 Apr 2022 2,518.9
Macquarie Infrastructure Partners HEDNO 20 Oct 2021 2,444.9
Brookfield Asset Management FirstEnergy Transmission 07 Nov 2021 2,400.0
Source: GlobalData

Top private equity investors in the power industry (last 12 months)

Power Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top private equity investors in the power industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Brookfield Asset Management 15,253.9 3
EIG Global Energy Partners 2,252.0 3
GIC 1,887.7 3
Ares Management 800.0 3
BlackRock 787.3 3
GEM Global Yield LLC SCS 145.6 3
Energy Impact Partners 41.8 3
Alberta Investment Management 12,916.2 2
3i Infrastructure 384.6 2
Actis N/A 2
Source: GlobalData

Private equity deals advisors in the power industry (2021 vs. 2020)

Power Technology monitors financial and legal advisors to private equity deals by value and volume in the global power industry during 2020 and 2021.

Private equity financial advisor rankings in the power industry

Power Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Citigroup 1 11
Bank of America 2 15
Morgan Stanley 3 8
Credit Suisse Group 4 32
Barclays 5 9
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 34
Houlihan Lokey 7 31
JPMorgan Chase 8 33
Royal Bank of Canada 9 10
Jefferies 10 20
Source: GlobalData

Power Technology’s deals dashboard compares ranking of leading financial advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Citigroup 1 12
Morgan Stanley 2 3
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 1
KPMG International Coop 4 13
Rothschild 5 14
Houlihan Lokey 6 4
Bank of America 7 15
Barclays 8 16
Evercore 9 17
Lazard 10 18
Source: GlobalData

Private equity legal advisor rankings in the power industry

Power Technology compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Linklaters 1 11
Kirkland & Ellis 2 12
Herbert Smith Freehills 3 6
White & Case 4 24
Latham & Watkins 5 13
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates 6 23
Jones Day 7 16
Allen & Overy 8 4
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 9 17
Baker & McKenzie 10 37
Source: GlobalData

The deals dashboard compares ranking of leading legal advisors to private equity transactions in terms of value and volume between 2020 and 2021.

Advisor Name 2021 Rank 2020 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
White & Case 2 7
Latham & Watkins 3 4
Jones Day 4 22
Weil, Gotshal & Manges 5 14
DLA Piper 6 33
CMS Legal Services EEIG 7 2
Linklaters 8 3
Allen & Overy 9 5
Clifford Chance 10 8
Source: GlobalData

Private equity deals by theme in the power industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Power Technology tracks the number of private equity deals by theme in the power industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in 2021.

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Venture financing deals in the power industry

Power Technology’s provides an overview of venture financing deal activity in the power industry around the globe, including deals by region, top venture financing deals and capital investors.

Venture financing deal activity in the power industry by region (Last 12 months)

Power Technology tracks venture financing deals recorded in the power industry in different regions of the globe in the last 12-month period.

Source: GlobalData

Top ten venture financing deals in the power industry

The following table lists the top ten venture financing deals by value in the global power industry.

Investor Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
The Engine Group Commonwealth Fusion Systems 01 Dec 2021 1,800.0
Oceanpine Capital SVOLT Energy Technology Europe 01 Aug 2021 1,590.7
Jiuzhi Capital Honeycomb Energy 28 Jul 2021 1,581.2
Industrial Bank Honeycomb Energy 11 Dec 2021 941.8
European Investment Bank Enel 11 Apr 2022 652.6
Undisclosed Enen Endless Energy 17 Feb 2022 568.4
IDG Capital Jiangsu Niu Innovation Energy Technology 15 Dec 2021 500.0
Sam Altman Helion Energy 06 Nov 2021 500.0
Olivier Pomel Dataiku 05 Aug 2021 400.0
Social Capital Palmetto Solar 24 Feb 2022 375.0
Source: GlobalData

Top venture capital investors in the power industry (Last 12 months)

Power Technology’s deals dashboard tracks top venture capital investors in the power industry over the last 12 months.

Investor Name Value (US$m) No of Deals
Breakthrough Energy Ventures 2,481.0 17
Energy Impact Partners 574.8 10
Coatue Management 3,092.0 8
Prelude Ventures 576.0 8
Shell Ventures 228.0 7
Volo Earth Ventures Management 27.0 7
Equinor Ventures 1,879.6 6
BP Ventures 218.8 5
Chevron Technology Ventures 200.0 5
High-Tech Grunderfonds Management 118.3 5
Source: GlobalData

Venture financing deal activity by theme in the power industry: Last 12 months (by volume)

Power Technology tracks the number of venture financing deals by theme in the global power industry. The following chart lists top ten themes that hold the most number of deals in 2021.

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