Partner, Global Head of Energy
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Simon Currie is a consultant at Norton Rose Fulbright. Simon has previously been a partner and global head of energy at the firm.
Simon has advised clients on transactions in the energy sector in over 70 countries including many "first in country" projects and is recognised globally for his innovative approach.
He works closely with clients to deliver strategic, project development and transactional advice and has a deep understanding of the dynamics of energy markets and the entire value chain.
Much of his focus in the last 12 months has been on the transformation of the energy sector including:
- the convergence of the energy sector with other industries
- the evolution of gas markets globally and gas to power opportunities
- the potential of the hydrogen economy
- the digitisation of the energy sector
- large scale renewable energy hubs integrating different generation technologies and storage
Climate risk is not only an issue for nation states, but over the last few years, has been highlighted as an issue for the private sector..
November 12, 2017
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and Terrawatt Initiative (TWI) are pleased to invite you to an IRENA-TWI joint event on the Global Solar Energy Standardisation Initiative..
November 10, 2017
The Federal Government proposes to require that all Safeguard Mechanism facilities must update their emissions baselines using current production data to better represent current circumstances. .
February 26, 2018
The role of electricity storage within global markets is being explored. Many markets are at a cross-roads brought about by the convergence of innovation, digitisation, reducing technology costs, increased penetrations of intermittent renewable generation and accompanying regulatory change..
February 21, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has been awarded Global Law Firm of the Year by IJ Global, a leading industry publication for the energy and infrastructure market..
March 28, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised international energy company WIRCON GmbH, owners of Wirsol Energy, on the development and acquisition of the Gannawarra Energy Storage System in the state of Victoria in Australia..
March 26, 2018