Energy & Resources

Highlighted below are energy-themed tombstones, as well as oil drop embedments and designs commemorating the launches of wind farms, solar facilities, and energy-focused funds.

Iberdrola Solar-Themed Lucite Tombstone

Custom Lucite commemorating the sale by Iberdrola of its solar thermal plant in Puertollano, Spain.

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Custom deal toy marking the sale by Spanish energy firm Iberdrola of a solar plant located in Puertollano. Custom deal tombstone recognizing the sale by Spanish electric utility Iberdrola of a thermal solar plant.

Wind Turbine-Themed Crystal Deal Toy

Crystal deal toy celebrating the purchase of a 50% stake in Borkum Riffgrund 3, a German offshore wind farm. Led by Glennmont Partners, the acquiring consortium also included Kansai Electric Power Company, and TIAA. (22LNL042)

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Back view of crystal deal tombstone marking an investment in what is slated to be the largest offshore wind farm in Germany.

LNG Tanker-Themed Deal Toy

Custom deal toy recognizing the sale by Spain’s Iberdrola of its portfolio of liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets.

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Custom Lucite tombstone recognizing a sale by Iberdrola of its LNG business to Singapore-based Pavilion Energy.

Offshore Oil Rig-Themed Deal Toy

Crystal deal toy commemorating a U.S. dollar bond issue by oil firm OKEA, based in Norway.

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Back view of deal tombstone celebrating a successful USD bond issue by Norwegian oil firm OKEA.

Drilling Platform-Themed Oil & Gas Deal Toy

Custom crystal, incorporating a drilling platform, celebrating a loan agreement as a winner of the 2017 IJGlobal Upstream Oil & Gas Deal of The Year. Participants in the transaction included Ridgewood Energy, Riverstone, and the law firm of Simpson Thacher.

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Custom tombstone marking a loan agreement for ILX Holdings, an oil and gas partnership focused on the deepwater of the Gulf of Mexico.

Lightning-Themed Crystal Deal Toy

Crystal deal toy, featuring a 3-D laser-etched lightning bolt, marking the sale of minority stakes in four Romanian electric utilities.

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Crystal Mining-Themed Deal Toy

Crystal deal toy celebrating the restructuring of Nyrstar, a mining and smelting business operating in Europe, Australia, and North and South America.

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Custom financial tombstone recognizing the restructuring of Nyrstar, a global zinc and lead mining and smelting business.

Well Services Rig-Themed Deal Toy

Crystal deal toy marking the sale of the well services and wireline businesses of Pioneer Energy Services. (22AKL085)

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Energy & Resources Deal Toys

In the galleries beginning on this page, you’ll find over 300 images of deal toys and financial tombstones from the energy and resources space. The transactions they commemorate reflect a range of technologies and commodities, including solar and wind power, electricity, geothermal and recovered energy generation (REG), oil and natural gas, as well as base and precious metals.

The deals represented in these tombstones also involve some of the most recognizable international brands in these sectors. They include Williams, Schlumberger, Iberdrola, ENGIE, NextEra, KEPCO, Tesla, Canadian Solar, and Caltex.

But you’ll also encounter here a number of deal toys marking less familiar transactions and involving lower-profile names. These include a private placement by a Norwegian manufacturer of sustainable battery cells; the acquisition of photovoltaic solar farms in Poland; an entitlement offer by an Australian mineral sands exploration company; funding for a hydropower project in Cameroon; a joint venture centered on a U.S.-based network of electric vehicle charging stations; and a “green” bond issued by a Swiss canton.

Beyond these pieces, you’ll also notice a number of awards and employee recognition designs unrelated to any financial transaction. These include, for example, team awards recognizing the disaster recovery efforts of utility employees, commemoratives honoring participation in renewable energy efforts, and custom groundbreaking and opening commemoratives for solar energy plants and facilities.