We have extensive experience in counselling on high efficiency renewable energy and cogeneration projects as well as in energy producing companies consultancy on special regime in the cogeneration, biomass, wind, solar and concentrated solar power sectors, both in terms of the development, construction and operation of projects and in acquisition or sale operations.
We regularly advise companies on various purchase and sale transactions of greenfield renewable energy generation projects and on the negotiation and signing of the most relevant contracts in these projects, including the development contract, EPC contract, financing contracts and power purchase agreement (PPA).
We have participated in some of the most important acquisitions in the energy sector in recent years.
We have deep knowledge of the sector and its extensive regulation, which allows us to offer, in consultation with the other departments/areas in our firm, comprehensive advice that allows participants of the sector to adapt to regulatory changes.
Furthermore, we advise different gas/electricity trading companies on their operations in Spain, including recurrent contractual advice (supply contracts, self-consumption, representation in the electricity market, agency, sale of energy products and services, etc.), regulatory advice and management of disputes with clients/consumers.
Among the services we provide in the Energy area, the following are worth highlighting:
- Legal support in the regulation of the energy sector in Spain, both electricity and gas.
- Advice on administrative processes to obtain authorizations for the construction and operation of production plants, in renewable or ordinary energies.
- Advice on the financing of energy projects.
- Contractual advice in the negotiation and drafting of contracts for the acquisition and sale of energy assets, both assets under development and assets in operation.
- Legal due diligence of both energy assets and companies owning them.
- Advice on the negotiation and drafting of development contracts, turnkey construction (EPC), operation and maintenance contracts for energy plants (O&M) and ATR contracts. Advice on the negotiation of early termination of contracts.
- Advice on the negotiation of electricity supply and commercialisation contracts.
- Advice on the negotiation of PPA contracts.
- Advice on the drafting of self-consumption contracts.
- Advice on the negotiation and drafting of representation contracts in the electricity market.
- Advice on the negotiation of gas supply contracts.
- Advice on the negotiation of heat supply contracts.
- Advice on tolling contracts.