Climate change and sustainability disputes
Financial Services Regulatory Developments in ESG
ESG is high on the regulatory agenda. Businesses, governments, regulators, financial services firms and individuals all have a part to play in tackling climate change and this view is increasingly shared across society.
A Boost to Integrity in the Voluntary Carbon Market
The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market launches the Core Carbon Principles for the Voluntary Carbon Market
EU scales up green subsidies: How to benefit from support for clean investments
On March 9, 2023, the European Commission (EC) adopted changes to its State aid framework to support its “Green Deal Industrial Plan for the Net-Zero Age” (the Net Zero Plan) presented in February 2023. The Net Zero Plan is part of the European Green Deal, which aims to make Europe the world’s first climate-neutral continent by 2050.
Warsaw team advises mBank on financing construction of Cyranka PV project sponsored by ONDE
The Warsaw team advised mBank on financing construction of 18 MWp Cyranka PV project sponsored by ONDE. Cyranka PV project is located in Giżycko commune in Poland and is in final stages of construction process,
mBank advised on financing construction of 40 MWp Pożarowo PV portfolio in Poland
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright advised mBank on financing construction of the Pożarowo PV portfolio in Poland with aggregate capacity of 40 MWp sponsored by Afcon Renewable Energy.
PGE Energia Odnawialna SA advised on Polish wind farm acquisitions
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright advised PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A., a subsidiary of PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna, on its recent acquisition in the renewable energy sector in Poland of three onshore wind farms with total capacity of 84.2 MW – Ścieki, Jóźwin and Radzyń.
South African projects team closes Sonnedix Prieska solar project
Our Johannesburg Projects team, led by Jackie Midlane, advised Sonnedix in the sale of its interests in the 75MW Mulilo Sonnedix Prieska solar project to BTE Renewables.
InterContinental Energy advised related to bp’s entry into world’s largest renewables, green hydrogen project
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright advised the leading green fuel developer InterContinental Energy on bp’s entry into the Asian Renewable Energy Hub (also known as the AREH project). The Asian Renewable Energy Hub is the world’s largest renewables and green hydrogen energy hub with 26GW of renewable energy planned for the Pilbara region of Western Australia
Energy Transition Services
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