Energy Consulting & Transactional Structuring

Energy ConsultingFeatherwood Capital LLC has extensive knowledge of the North American and European natural gas transportation, storage and distribution markets overlaid with a broad knowledge of the international LNG markets. Featherwood Principals have negotiated or advised on numerous commercial contracts involving the purchase and sale, storage, and transportation of natural gas in North America and in Europe. Featherwood Capital LLC has provided transactional advice on valuation and structuring of large energy related transactions in the upstream, mid-stream and downstream sectors of the energy sector including the valuation of power assets and transmission paths.Featherwood Capital Principals have performed extensive market analyses of major energy markets in North America and Europe to support investment, marketing and transactional undertakings. These analyses include market pricing, supply and demand dynamics (including demand destruction), transportation constraints, and commercial strategy. In the mid-stream sector, Featherwood Capital has analyzed numerous natural gas storage projects, gas treatment plants (field and refinery off-gas), liquid and pipeline transportation and marketing disposition of products in both North America and Europe including high deliverability salt storage for natural gas and liquids.

Featherwood Capital Principals have also participated in and advised other related energy transactions from the conceptual phase through permitting. They have advised on the sale and purchase of operating systems, including natural gas to liquid projects, Natural Gas Liquids ( NGL ) splitting/processing, and power generation. They have developed and consulted on power plant development projects, power plant re-powering, long term structured natural gas and power sales agreements, and LPG sourcing. The Principals have extensive experience in the natural gas trading and brokering markets and have experience building desks from scratch.

Summary of FWC Principal’s experience

  • Established a Top Ten electricity trading desk
  • Consulted on development of 750 MW CHP Plant
  • Established and built a brokerage desk of over 100 brokers
  • Consulted on numerous NOX and SOX transactions in the North American markets
  • Analyzed numerous re-powering projects for a major North American Energy fund
  • Provided expert witness testimony and reports on numerous energy projects
  • Valued a multi-plant power development entity for private placement
  • Negotiated pipeline transportation agreements for LNG receipt and liquefaction projects (total pipeline investment > $3 billion)
  • Advised investors in green field mid-stream gas treatment plant FID
  • Structured $1+ billion international midstream gathering, processing and transportation acquisition for client
  • Developed, permitted and sold LNG receiving terminal