This US$18.4 billion RGLNG project financing is the largest greenfield energy project financing in U.S. history. GIC is a global investment firm that manages Singapore’s reserves. NextDecade is an energy company focused on more sustainable LNG and carbon capture solutions.
The Sidley team was led by M&A and Private Equity partners Asi Kirmayer and Ayo Badejo. The team also included Rachel Fridhandler, Christian Bennardo, and Alisha Tupchong (M&A and Private Equity); Ram Burshtine and Shen Mei Bolton (Global Finance); Laura Barzilai, Zack Pullin, and Andrew Smith (Tax); and James Mendenhall (Global Arbitration, Trade and Advocacy).