Renewable energy can be thanked for producing 19% of the electricity in the North West with more than 600,000 Lancashire homes fitted with solar panels, more than 20,000 solar roofs in Greater Manchester and more than a gigawatt of offshore wind capacity installed.
While it is still a relatively new and emerging sector, renewable energy is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK. With this growth come many challenges with regulations and needs constantly changing. In order to stay ahead of the game and succeed with innovative projects, it is vital to have the correct, expert advice.
Our specialist team of solicitors, comprised of experts across our core practice areas, have extensive experience within the renewable energy sector including wind power, solar power, tidal power, biofuel, waste energy, cleantech, and more. They are passionate experts within their fields with a genuine interest in this fast growing and constantly changing landscape.
We understand that renewable energy projects can affect investors, developers, landowners and communities in different ways and can tailor our advice to suit your specific needs to come to a sustainable solution.
Our legal services to the renewable energy sector include:
- Bespoke legal advice to landowners regarding energy projects
- Business acquisitions, mergers and partnerships
- Construction and development advice
- Contract advice and negotiations
- Dispute resolution (inc. energy disputes)
- Employment law and HR advice
- Environmental Law
- Planning agreements
- Property and land acquisitions
- Waste management agreements
Our team of solicitors have extensive experience within the sector and spend time getting to know the needs and objectives of each of our clients in order to provide timely and accurate advice, tailored to the needs of their business.