Orrick Alert: U.S. Renewable Energy Financing and Regulatory Outlook
Christopher J. Moore is a partner in the New York office and a member of the Energy and Infrastructure Group. Chris works on project finance and corporate transactions in the energy sector and has been responsible for structuring numerous complex financings.
His practice focuses on tax equity transactions (i.e., disproportionate partnership flip and other structures utilizing PTCs and ITC), debt financings and leasing transactions (single investor and leverage leases) for wind, solar and other power projects, as well as acquisition and disposition of development stage and completed projects and negotiating project agreements. Chris represents many leading players in both the wind and solar sectors and power market.
Chris has been extremely active in the wind energy market for more than 10 years, representing many of the most active sponsors in numerous tax equity and debt financings for utility scale wind farms and other power projects. His practice includes representing parties in connection with acquisition and disposition of such projects, construction financings, and a wide range of debt and equity-based term financings. He also has experience negotiating power purchase agreements, EPCs and other project agreements. While Chris typically represents sponsors, developers, and independent power producers, he has also represented public power authorities, electric cooperatives, equity investors, various issuers and underwriters of debt securities, lenders and bond insurers.
Chris's recent representative transactions include: