Kenetech Corp. (Kenetech Windpower, Inc. only)


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $621 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $760 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 728
  • Sub-industry: 49 Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: CA San Francisco
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Stutman Treister
  • Date of filing: May 29, 1996
  • Judge at filing: data not available
  • Court district of filing: CA ND
  • Court city of filing: Oakland
  • Case number: 96-44426
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: January 27, 1999
  • Judge at disposition: Leslie J. Tchaikovsky
  • Days from filing to disposition: 973

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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