Brendan Downey

Representative Work

Project development and financing of a diluent recovery unit

Counsel to a project developer in respect of the joint venture with Gibson Energy and the project development and finance of a Diluent Recovery Unit in Hardisty

TransAlta Corporation asset acquisition from Kineticor Holdings Limited Partnership

Counsel to TransAlta Corporation in respect of the agreement with Kineticor Holdings Limited Partnership #2 to acquire the Limited Partnership responsible for developing the Three Creeks Power Project (two 230 MW Siemens F class gas turbines and related equipment) for $84 million

Sale of the of the 131 km Pioneer Pipeline by TransAlta Corporation

Counsel to TransAlta Corporation in connection with the sale by TransAlta and its partner, Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd., of the 131 km Pioneer Pipeline to NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of TC Energy Corporation, for a purchase price of $255 million

Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission in connection with the Keystone Expansion Project

Counsel to the Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission in connection with the Government of Alberta’s recently announced $1.5 billion equity investment in, and $6 billion loan guarantee in support of, the Keystone Expansion Project

Constitutional challenge from British Columbia on the TMX Pipeline

Co-counsel to the Exploration and Producers Association of Canada in its intervention at the Supreme Court of Canada in BC v. Canada, a case that considered the constitutionality of British Columbia's proposed restrictions on heavy oil in the TMX Pipeline

Government of Alberta TMX reconsideration before the National Energy Board

Co-counsel to the Government of Alberta in respect of the expedited Trans Mountain Expansion Project reconsideration hearing where the National Energy Board recommended that the Project proceed