Our lawyers have acted on several of the world’s leading power projects, working alongside major contractors and providing secondees to major contractors and system operators.
Advising on the building, ownership and operation of power plants takes sector-specific knowledge and experience. Our Energy group helps clients all over the world with all aspects of power generation, supply, transmission (including interconnectors), distribution and offtake.
We have considerable experience in project development, operation and financing agreements required for complex power projects in different parts of the world.
Our legal team has detailed knowledge of various sub sectors within the power industry. For example, we advise on projects involving complex transmission and distribution systems. We advise clients including Governments, licensed operators of national grids and local distribution network operators, independent power producers, as well as utilities and leading energy companies from across the world, including those in the renewables sector. Our lawyers also have experience assisting developers involved with distributed generation, microgeneration and microgrids.
We act for a number of power purchasers and power distributors on the offtake side. Our clients include regulatory bodies in multiple jurisdictions. We have worked on a number of large power plants transactions across the globe, in each instance applying detailed knowledge of offtake arrangements both in terms of project economics and due operation of the facilities.
The BCLP team includes lawyers who focus on infrastructure finance, non-contentious construction, contentious construction, commercial dispute resolution, engineering, and regulatory and environmental advice. Our lawyers pool knowledge across jurisdictions, helping to provide clients with a smooth and efficient service.