Our renewable energy law sector expertise spans across the areas of solar power, wind power, wave and tidal, biomass, energy from waste, waste disposal and recycling, combined heat and power plants and hydro power and comprises of more than 50 specialists from across the firm.
"The DWF team continues to impress with the strength of its renewables offering. The solicitors are excellent specialists who are very methodical and commercially aware, and who have handled a number of complex matters for the likes of ScottishPower, British Gas and Siemens’"– Chambers & Partners
Our team of experts has worked on energy projects and their financing for many years across the world, giving us real experience in all aspects of the evolving renewables sector and renewable energy regulations. We act for four out of the top ten water and waste-water utility companies in England and Wales, as well as clients across the rest of the sector, ranging from start-ups to multi-nationals, developers, funders, investors, electricity and gas suppliers and customers, all the way down the supply chain.
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Africa presents an exciting prospect for investment in renewable energy. Hear the views of investors, developers and manufacturers on the challenges and opportunities for renewable energy in Africa in our report.
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In this Q&A article for Africa Outlook, energy expert Christian Hellmund explains why Africa is ripe for investment in its abundant potential for renewable energy generation.
International legal business DWF has advised the shareholders of Love Energy Savings, a leading energy price comparison specialist, on the secondary buyout of the business by mid-market private equity investor LDC, to further accelerate organic growth.
Global legal business DWF has published a report examining the challenges faced by the renewable energy industry in establishing projects in Africa. The report provides an in-depth investigation into the main barriers to unlocking this valuable resource on the continent.
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Many commentators now believe that Africa is primed for a new energy revolution, bypassing decades of energy infrastructure expenditure and creating a renewable, off-grid energy system.
Navigating new regulatory regimes can be a long and complex process, often hindered further by a language barrier and different hours of work.
Our international energy team comprises of more than 100 specialists across four continents. It draws together our in-depth knowledge and experience of the sector to deliver excellent legal advice in a commercial context.