Gravel & Shea PC

August 2012

G&S Supports Blue Heron Hydro Transaction

Gravel & Shea’s energy group represented Lori Barg, owner of Blue Heron Hydro, LLC, in the development and sale of two hydroelectric projects participating in Vermont’s Sustainably Priced Energy Development (SPEED) program.  The projects are slated for commissioning before the end of 2013, and will generate over 10,000 MWh of clean renewable energy per year using water already flowing through existing Army Corps dams.  Gravel & Shea attorneys Jeanne Blackmore and Ethan McLaughlin, who specialize in tax and corporate matters related to renewable energy, are proud to support projects that are an important component of Vermont’s renewable energy infrastructure.  Click here to read the Market Watch story on this transaction.

CRL Solar, LLC: Full Steam Ahead To Commissioning

Gravel & Shea’s energy group is providing continued legal support to CRL Solar, LLC in its development of a 2.2 MW solar project located in Hartford, Vermont and participating in Vermont’s Sustainably Priced Energy Development (SPEED) program.  Headed by experienced real estate developer Bob Grant, CRL Solar, LLC secured Treasury Grant funding, state and local permits, site control, vendor contracts, and construction financing in record time by successfully leveraging each and every member of Gravel & Shea’s energy team.  Project commissioning is slated for Fall 2012.  Gravel & Shea is proud to support projects that are an important component of Vermont’s renewable energy infrastructure.   Click here for the latest news on CRL Solar.