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Troy Edwards



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Troy Edwards



Troy is Co-Head of our Global Energy Group and head of our construction practice. He has extensive experience advising sponsors, governments, lenders and contractors on privately and publicly financed oil & gas, energy and infrastructure developments. 

Troy works in a variety of jurisdictions, including throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa and on all types of construction, tolling, supply and offtake, equity and other commercial contracts. He is a specialist in complex, first-of-a-kind transactions. 

Other noteworthy experience includes advising:

  • Her Majesty’s Treasury on the development and financing of the £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant project in the UK.
  • The project company in connection with the EastMed offshore pipeline project between Israel and Italy. 
  • Noble Energy on several cross-border pipeline projects for the transportation of gas from Cyprus and/or Israel to Egypt, including the gas and LNG sales arrangements associated with those projects. 
  • The project company on the cross-border Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project in Greece, Albania and Italy.
  • Allianz Capital Partners on the 26.2 per cent equity investment in the NeuConnect HVDC interconnector project (1.4GW) in Germany.
  • The Tamar field group on the implementation of a sub-sea pipeline project for the transport of gas from Israel to Egypt.
  • The developer/project company of the greenfield development of a petrochemical refinery project in Western Europe. This is one of very few petrochemical projects being developed in Western Europe that is being structured for project financing. 
  • A bidder on the GBP5bn Thames Tideway Tunnel wastewater project in the UK, including with respect to the project’s NEC3 contracts and alliancing arrangements.
  • An investor in connection with the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project between Russia and Germany.
  • The developer of a cross-border electricity interconnector project in Central Asia.
  • A group of development banks on the financing of the Big Almaty Ring Road (BAKAD) Project in Kazakhstan. Deal value UD585m.

Experience highlights



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Admitted as solicitor and barrister, Victoria, Australia, 2005


BA, Deakin University, 2003

LLB, Deakin University, 2003


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Publications: 19 OCTOBER 2021

Carbon transport and storage in the UK

Today the UK Government has announced which two carbon transport and storage clusters have been successful in the initial phase of the UK Government's carbon capture, usage and storage cluster…

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Publications: 08 SEPTEMBER 2021

UK Hydrogen Strategy - Top ten takeaways

The UK Government’s Hydrogen Strategy (the Strategy) finally landed on 17 August 2021. It was much-delayed and highly anticipated. When it arrived, it promised a hydrogen revolution: an integrated and…

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Publications: 24 MAY 2021

Industrial decarbonisation in the UK: The scene is set

The decarbonisation of industrial processes will be fundamental to the UK achieving its net zero ambitions. It will require the establishment and scaling of new infrastructure segments at a pace never…

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Publications: 12 JANUARY 2021

Brexit certainty at last? An overview of the new EU-UK trading relationship

Following months of protracted negotiations and coming four and a half years after the UK voted to leave the EU, 24 December 2020 saw the EU and UK finally agree the shape of their future…

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