Energy Transition
& Climate Tech.

The Energy Transition & Climate Tech group was a pioneer of cleantech and renewable energy technology investment banking in the early 2000s, and we have built one of the most reputable practices focused on the sector through completing numerous transactions for clients worldwide. The team has a comprehensive understanding of the current market demand, through multiple M&A and capital raising transactions and frequent dialogue with the most relevant strategic and private equity buyers and investors.

Our Specialized, Expert Team.

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Jamie Boyd Battery Storage
Grid & Utilities
Climate Tech

Our Specialized Industry Focus Is Refined
by Our Sub-Vertical Focus.

  • Power Infrastructure
    & Smart Grids
  • Energy Storage
  • Renewable Energy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Energy Technology
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Built Environment
    & Smart Cities
  • Applied Industrial Tech
    & IoT
  • Environmental
  • Environmental
  • Carbon
  • Waste
  • Water / Air
  • Agricultural
  • Electrification of
    Transport & Infrastructure

Notable Transactions.

First Mode Holdings Inc.  Logo has entered into a Business Combination Transaction with Anglo American nuGen Zero Emissions Haulage Solution Business Logo Our service was a fairness opinion
Pacific Power Group Logo has been acquired by MSHS Group, a Portfolio Company of MPE Partners ​​​​​​ Logo
Spectrum Controls Logo has been acquired by Allied Motion Technologies Inc.  Logo
BTR Energy Logo has received a $45 million investment from Caisse de dépot et placement du Québec (“CDPQ”)  Logo and bp ventures
Ayla Networks Logo has received an investment from Arrowroot Capital Logo
Airway Services, LLC Logo has been acquired by Takkion Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc.  Logo
Timberline Gas Logo has been acquired by Thompson Gas Logo
Flexgen Logo has received a $150 million equity commitment from funds managed by Apollo Logo
Deako Lighting Logo has received a growth equity investment from Kinetic VC Fund and corporate/private investors Logo
Powin Energy Corporation Logo has received a majority investment from Trilantic Capital Partners and Energy Impact Partners Logo
Renew Energy, Inc.  Logo has been acquired by Takkion Holdings LLC Logo
Automated Building Controls Specialist, LLC Logo has been acquired by Albireo Energy a portfolio company of Huron Capital Logo
Windows Installation Specialists, Inc. Logo has been acquired by Exchange Income Corporation (TSX: EIF) Logo
Ioxus, Inc. Logo has been acquired by XS Power Batteries Logo
F.W. Spencer & Son, Inc. Logo has been acquired by Harris Contracting Company Logo
World Fuel Services Corporation (NYSE: INT) - APP Propane Logo has divested one of its propane business units (APP Propane) to ThompsonGas Logo
Pacific Coast Energy Logo has been acquired by: DCC Propane Logo
More Transactions


“We are grateful to Cascadia for being a trusted advisor, and their industry expertise and understanding of the competitive landscape proved greatly valuable in this complex transaction.”

Silvio Piccini

CEO | Pacific Power Group

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“The opportunities that we have today are tremendous across the industries that we serve. Thanks to Cascadia Capital, we have secured a valuable partnership with Arrowroot that will provide the necessary resources to support Ayla with its strategic plan.”

Jonathan Cobb

CEO | of Ayla

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“Cascadia proved an integral part of this transaction, and we are thrilled with the results they have helped us achieve. The Energy Transition and Climate Technology team was extremely knowledgeable of the industry and highly adept at advising us through a complex transaction.”

Chase Hord

CEO | Airway Services

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“Cascadia never lost sight of our strategic imperatives. They understood the importance of our technology, the momentum behind the sector in which we operate, and were a pleasure to work with throughout the process.”

David Kaplan


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“We are very pleased with the win/win outcome of this transaction for the Emerald family of employees, our family, and Clean Harbors. This was the culmination of many years of effort in building our business. The Cascadia team was a trusted advisor with us for over 10 years leading up to this deal, advising our family as a long-term partner in this and various other strategic endeavors.”

Steve Banchero

Emerald Services

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Supporting an Energy Transition & Climate Tech
Success Story from Start to Finish of the Process.


  • Headquartered in Oregon, Powin Energy Corporation (“Powin”) is a global leader in the design and manufacture of safe and scalable battery energy storage solutions
  • For nearly a decade, Powin worked to advance its patented battery management technology and develop market leading product offerings at the lowest price
  • At the time of the transaction, Powin had built over 600 MWh of systems, supporting 54 projects in 10 states and 8 countries. Powin had a contracted pipeline to supply over 4,000 MWh of energy storage systems globally over the next five years
Powin Energy Corporation Logo has received a majority investment from Trilantic Capital Partners and Energy Impact Partners Logo


  • Powin was in need of working capital on their balance sheet to facilitate a large influx of contracted projects
  • The Company’s founding shareholders were looking for liquidity
  • The Company had received inbound interest from multiple sources
  • Cascadia Capital was engaged by Powin to pursue a broader marketing effort
Powin Energy Corporation Logo has received a majority investment from Trilantic Capital Partners and Energy Impact Partners Logo

Our Specialized Approach

  • Cascadia initially facilitated a convertible debt offering, providing the Company with cash while it pursued a market outreach
  • Cascadia positioned Powin around its sizeable project pipeline, favorable margins, and superior technology
  • Cascadia ran a controlled process reaching out to a select group of potential investors and buyers that understood the energy storage market
  • Trilantic Capital Partners & Energy Impact Partners acquired a majority interest in the Company
Powin Energy Corporation Logo has received a majority investment from Trilantic Capital Partners and Energy Impact Partners Logo

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