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The construction of conventional power plants and development of renewable energies raise legal questions with far-reaching consequences.

We have a multidisciplinary team with professional expertise, specific sector knowledge, commercial and technical understanding.

We offer a comprehensive approach, advising clients on official plan approval procedures, environmental permit procedures as well as energy contract law – including supply, usage and management agreements. We have worked on some of the biggest project financing and company sales and purchases, acquisitions of participations and restructurings in the industry.


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News: 10 May 2022

Survey: Major German companies appear largely unfazed by Russian conflict

Revenue expectations remain positive despite increased costs and interrupted delivery chains Investment activities are being continued; access to financing remains open Companies do not…

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hydrogen drop

Publications: 02 July 2021

Clean hydrogen in Europe: The only way forward is together

Clean hydrogen is a central piece of Europe’s Green Deal goal of reaching climate neutrality. 

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hydrogen strategy

Publications: 19 January 2021

Hydrogen Strategy – German Parliament passes law on material exemption from electricity surcharges

On 10 June of 2020, the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy released its National Hydrogen Strategy (Nationale Wasserstoffstrategie)  (German Hydrogen Strategy) as a part of the Covid-19…

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Publications: 24 November 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus and global employment law: Managing your workforce throughout the pandemic – part 3

In the third in our series of webinars, members of Allen & Overy’s Global Employment team discussed the significant issues and challenges that employers need to prioritise in relation to managing and…

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