Bloomberg Law
Feb. 24, 2022, 8:14 PM

Orbit Energy Files for Chapter 15 Bankruptcy in New York

Jeremy Hill
Jeremy Hill
Bloomberg News

U.K. energy supplier Orbit Energy Ltd filed for bankruptcy in the U.S. on Thursday, court papers show.

  • The Chapter 15 filing in New York allows Orbit to protect any U.S. assets while it works out a plan to repay creditors in another jurisdiction
  • See: Two More U.K. Energy Suppliers Collapse in Avalanche of Failures
  • The case is Orbit Energy Limited and Mark Firmin, 22-10213, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (Manhattan)

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