Mar 31, 2022

Capstone Partners Advised National Grid on Its Divestiture of VAMCO

Capstone Partners advised National Grid Energy Management on its divestiture of VAMCO—a natural gas water heater rental company serving the Rhode Island area. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

National Grid Energy Management is an electricity, natural gas, and clean energy delivery company serving more than 20 million people through New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. The company is a subsidiary of National Grid PLC, a multinational electricity and gas utility company headquartered in London, England and one of the largest investor-owned utility companies in the world.

Founded in 1970, VAMCO is a domestic appliance rental company serving the Rhode Island area. It offers affordable natural gas water heater rentals to both homeowners and renters and offers 24-hour service support. Learn more about VAMCO here.

VAMCO plays an important role in offering affordable Water Heater options throughout Rhode Island. We wish the team at Ross Emergent LLC well as they seek to grow the business.

Ted PolkManaging Director, Capstone Partners

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