Forecast demand for energy in the medium to long term, driven primarily by population growth and the need to replace ageing assets, means that thermal power still has an important part to play in the global energy mix.
Thermal power, may also see its future share of the energy mix increase as carbon abatement and sequestration technologies move from demonstration projects to full commercial viability.
Allen & Overy provides pioneering advice on the entire lifecycle of these assets, from the consenting and planning process, through to the construction, financing, operation, maintenance and ultimately their refinancing or sale. We are at the forefront of the traditional power generation market, advising debt funders (including banks, bond arrangers, ECAs, DFIs and multilaterals), sellers and acquirers (on M&A transactions), sponsors, corporates, suppliers, manufacturers and governments on market leading projects and transactions globally. These transactions are supported by our specialists in areas such as environmental, regulatory, antitrust, tax, employment and planning law.
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Publications: 05 August 2022
Polish government approves act loosening the distancing rules for onshore wind farms.
News: 26 July 2022
Allen & Overy LLP advised the listed energy group Uniper SE (Uniper) on substantial elements of a stabilisation package with a total size of EUR 15 billion, which was agreed between Uniper, the German…
News: 21 July 2022
Allen & Overy has advised the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (MASEN) and EDF Renouvelables on the financing of the repowering of the Koudia Al Baida wind farm, located in the region of Tlat…
Publications: 13 July 2022
June was an interconnection milestone. On June 14, PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. (“PJM”) filed a “comprehensive reform” of the interconnection process set forth in its Open Access Transmission Tariff…