66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr, Toronto, ON
Year called to bar: 1997 (ON)
Industry group leader of firm’s National Power Group and partner in the firm’s Toronto office. Significant experience representing domestic and foreign acquirers, investors, and sellers of a variety of power assets, including transmission and distribution, district energy, and all conventional and alternative generation technologies, including nuclear. Has assisted financial institutions and borrowers on project financings and re-financings of power projects and distribution systems across Canada and in the US. Regularly acts for project developers and sponsors negotiating commercial arrangements in the sector, including power purchase and energy service agreements, CFDs, service contracts, conservation and demand management agreements, and joint-venturing agreements.
On September 25, 2018, Inter Pipeline Ltd. (“Inter Pipeline”) completed its divestiture of the Heartland Petrochemical Complex’s Central Utility Block (“CUB”) to Fengate Capital Management (“Fengate”), a privately held infrastructure and real estate investment firm.
Bruce Power L.P. has established a program providing for the offering and issuance of an unlimited aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes. In conjunction therewith, on June 23, 2016, Bruce Power L.P. issued $600,000,000 aggregate principal amount of Series 2016-1 Senior Unsecured Notes, due June 23, 2021, and $400,000,000 aggregate principal amount of Series 2016-2 Senior Unsecured Notes, due June 23, 2026.
On December 3, 2015, Bruce Power L.P. (Bruce Power) and the Independent Electricity System Operator (the IESO) entered into the Amended and Restated Bruce Power Refurbishment Implementation Agreement (the ARBPRIA) to extend the operating life of the Bruce Power facility to 2064.