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Firm Represents GSO Capital Partners, Rockland Capital And Midland Cogeneration Venture Limited Partnership In Sale

June 3, 2009

HOUSTON  Bracewell & Giuliani LLP advised Midland Cogeneration Venture Limited Partnership (MCV) and its principal equity holders, GSO Capital Partners and Rockland Capital, in its sale of MCV to EQT Infrastructure Fund and Fortistar. The sale closed May 28, 2009.

MCV is one of the largest gas fired cogeneration projects in the United States. The facility is capable of producing up to 1,560 megawatts of electricity and up to 1.35 million pounds per hour of process steam for industrial use.

The Bracewell team was led by Partners Marco Palmese (New York – Corporate and Securities) and Timothy Toy (New York – Energy Projects), and included Partners Ron Erlichman (New York – Real Estate), Scott Sanders (Houston - Employee Benefits ), Tim Wilkins (Austin – Environmental), Nancy O'Connor (Washington, D.C. – Labor); Counsel Jacqueline Java (Washington, D.C. - Antitrust); Associates Laura Martone (New York – Energy Projects), William Ebert (New York – Energy Projects), Marcus Friedman (New York – Corporate and Securities), and Joshua Zive (Washington, D.C. – Government Relations). Michael Robinson and Dean Burau (Chicago – Winston & Strawn LLP) provided tax advice.