NEW YORK – Leading renewable energy publication A Word About Wind has named Energy/Infrastructure/Projects team co-leader Mona Dajani to its Top-100 Women’s Power List 2021, a list of the most important and influential women working in the global wind industry across all sectors.
Mona was selected based on an extensive, independent shortlisting and ranking process undertaken by the publication’s editorial team in conjunction with its panel of expert judges in the global wind industry. Mona has been the highest rated lawyer in wind for the last four years running by A Word About Wind.
The Women’s Power List celebrates the contribution of women to the continued growth and success of the wind industry around the world. In this special report, A Word About Wind will provide an insight into the women who carry the greatest influence within the industry, those who conclude the biggest deals and investments and those who lead the biggest and most successful businesses and organizations in wind.
Founded in 2012, A Word About Wind seeks to accelerate the growth of wind globally by informing and connecting key industry decision-makers.
Among her many recent high-profile renewable energy deals, Mona led a team of Pillsbury lawyers representing Archaea Energy LLC, an emerging leader in the development and advancement of renewable natural gas (RNG), in a business combination agreement with Aria Energy LLC led by Rice Acquisition Corporation (RAC), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) focused on the energy transition sector. The business combination will create the leading U.S. RNG platform. The combined company, which will be called Archaea Energy, will be dedicated to reducing carbon emissions through landfill gas conversion, CO2 sequestration and green hydrogen. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2021 with an anticipated valuation of $1.15 billion. For more, see here.
Based in New York and London, Mona serves as a lead lawyer in complex acquisitions, dispositions, financing and project development transactions involving energy and infrastructure facilities around the world. She is co-leader of the firm’s Energy & Infrastructure Projects Team and also leads the Renewable Energy practice.
Mona represents renewable energy companies, developers, investors, lenders and contractors in a wide range of renewable projects, as well as those involving hydrogen, sustainable finance and ESG issues throughout the U.S. with project values ranging to over $500 billion in value.