As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 27, 2018
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO.1 TO FORM S-8 NO. 333-205655
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
8point3 Energy Partners LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
77 Rio Robles
San Jose, California 95134
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of registrant's principal executive offices)
Jason E. Dymbort
77 Rio Robles
San Jose, California 95134
(Name, address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
Baker Botts L.L.P.
910 Louisiana Street
Houston, Texas 77002
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DEREGISTRATION OF SECURITIES
This Post-Effective Amendment relates to the following Registration Statement on Form S-8 (the “Registration Statement”), originally filed by 8point3 Energy Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership (the “Partnership”), with the Securities and Exchange Commission:
Registration No. 333-205655, filed on Form S-8 on July 14, 2015, pertaining to the registration of 2,000,000 Class A shares representing limited partnership interests (“Class A shares”) issued or issuable under the 8point3 General Partner, LLC Long-Term Incentive Plan.
On February 5, 2018 the Partnership, 8point3 General Partner, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and the general partner of the Partnership, 8point3 Operating Company, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, 8point3 Holding Company, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, 8point3 Solar CEI, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“8point3 Solar”), 8point3 Co-Invest Feeder 1, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Investor Co 1”), 8point3 Co-Invest Feeder 2, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“Investor Co 2”), CD Clean Energy and Infrastructure V JV (Holdco), LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (“CD CEI V JV Holdco” and, together with 8point3 Solar, Investor Co 1 and Investor Co 2, collectively, “Parent”), 8point3 Partnership Merger Sub, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and wholly owned subsidiary of 8point3 Solar, 8point3 OpCo Merger Sub 1, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and wholly owned subsidiary of Parent, and 8point3 OpCo Merger Sub 2, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and wholly owned subsidiary of Parent, entered into the Agreement and Plan of Merger and Purchase Agreement, providing for the mergers with certain affiliates of Parent (the “Mergers”). The Mergers closed on June 19, 2018.
As a result of the completion of the Mergers, the Partnership has terminated all offerings of securities pursuant to the Registration Statement. In accordance with an undertaking made by the Partnership in the Registration Statement to remove from registration, by means of post-effective amendment, any of the securities that had been registered that remain unsold at the termination of such offering, the Partnership hereby removes from registration all of such securities registered but unsold under the Registration Statement.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act, the registrant certifies that it has duly caused this post-effective amendment to the registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of San Jose, State of California, on June 27, 2018.
8POINT3 ENERGY PARTNERS LP
8point3 General Partner, LLC,
its general partner
/s/ John Breckenridge
/s/ Tim Short