On March 4, 2020 the European Commission ("Commission") started the consultation process for the revision of the Energy Tax Directive ("ETD") by publishing an Inception Impact Assessment ("IIA").
The European renewable energy landscape is undergoing a fascinating change. With almost all countries now having transitioned to competitive...
The story of offshore wind in Europe is remarkable by any standards.
On 2 March 2020, the UK Government issued a consultation on proposed changes to the contracts for difference (CfD) regime of support for renewable electricity generators
Welcome to our winter round-up of articles on topics affecting UK construction businesses. To discuss any of the issues flagged below and their effect on your business
On Tuesday 18 February, the Victorian Government introduced legislation to Parliament that will allow it to side-step...
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
The latest production tax credit ("PTC") extension included an unexpected boost in value that will benefit developers of both on-shore and off-shore wind projects.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
Having previously looked at wind turbine designs with a different appearance to the standard three-blade model, this article is going to focus on turbine designs aimed at reducing the costs of wind energy.
As we start a new decade, the forces shaping the European renewables sector are familiar enough, but the longer-term future in each market is becoming harder to predict.
Several amendments were made to laws impacting on renewable energy projects benefitting from support schemes at the end of last year. One of the most significant changes affects all feed-in tariff
Listen in as Gowling WLG chats with leading global infrastructure and renewables market analysts Inspiratia about the funding landscape for UK battery storage and flexible generation.
The German transmission system operators have started to claim levies under the German Renewable Energy Act ("EEG levy", EEG-Umlage) from companies that did not see themselves obliged
Climate and energy issues are clearly very important to many voters, even if what the parties say on these issues may be unlikely ultimately to be a decisive factor...
The Coalition Agreement of the new Flemish Government (Vlaams Regeerakkoord), as concluded on 30 September 2019 by the Flemish Nationalist
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
In the latest instalment of the Green Series, we're turning our attentions to wind turbines. Wind turbines can be placed either onshore or offshore
Modern science indicates that human activity is having a sizeable impact on the environment. NASA has reported that "the current warming trend is of particular significance because most of it...
BEIS published the results of the CfD Allocation Round 3 today. Key points to note are:
Clyde & Co
Solar Wars Part X considered the continued willingness of arbitral tribunals to accept jurisdiction to hear claims under the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT) by EU investors against EU Member States.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Two of the most pressing issues currently facing our planet are
rising carbon emissions and increasing global food demand
LONDON, 20th September, 2019 — Milbank LLP represented the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development,...