Friday, 2nd March 2012 by Rachel Hall

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados has advised CPFL Energias Renováveis, one of Brazil’s largest independent electricity generators, in the acquisition of four wind farms.

The 1,062 billion reais (US$620 million) deal closed on 25 February and saw CPFL, through its subsidiary PCH Participações, acquire all shares belonging to BVP, the company that holds Bons Ventos Geradora de Energia, owner of four wind farms in Brazil. Mundie e Advogados advised the sellers; Fundo de Investimentos em Participações Brasil Energia, Servtec Investimentos e Participações, Fundo de Investimento em Participações Progresso, and other investors.

The four wind farms, based in the northeastern-coast state of Ceara, have contracts with Eletrobras and are named EOL Canoa Quebrada, EOL Bons Ventos, EOL Enacel and EOL Taíba Albatroz.

Counsel to CPFL Energias Renováveis


In-house counsel - Eliana Frazão and Juliana Lara

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Partners Ana Karina Esteves de Souza, Ricardo de Lima Assaf and Julia Rodrigues Coimbra, and associates Maria Julia Menezes de Toleto Florêncio and Hilton Silva Alonso Junior

Counsel to Fundo de Investimentos em Participações Brasil Energia, Servtec Investimentos e Participações, Fundo de Investimento em Participações Progresso and other investors

Mundie e Advogados

Partners Rodolpho de Oliveira Franco Protasio and Rafael Fabri D’Avila, and associates Eduardo Rocha and Danusa Pereira Fernandes

(Latin Lawyer 02.03.2012)

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