PPL Acquisitions and Exits, 5 Deals Between 2008 and 2018
utilities Company

PPL has acquired 3 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 2 assets.

It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2008, when it sold PPL Gas Utilities to UGI Utilities for $268M. PPL has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include utilities (67%) and renewable energy (34%).

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PPL Corp.

Two North Ninth Street,
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18101
United States,
(610) 774-5151
www.pplweb.com

The PPL family of companies delivers electricity and natural gas to about 10 million customers in the United States and the United Kingdom, owns more than 18,000 megawatts of generating capacity in the United States and sells energy in key U.S. markets.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 2 - - - 1 - 3
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
vol $268M $268M
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Largest PPL Gas Utilities Corp.
$268M (2008-10-01)

Utilities M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the utilities sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 78 utilities companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 4 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic utilities acquirer over the past 3 years is Waterlogic, with 10 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the utilities sector over the past 3 years is Allianz Capital Partners with 3 platform acquisitions.


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