Energy underpins the whole economy and is a fast-moving and innovative sector.
Scotland is the energy capital of Europe with a long history of utilising the natural resources found both on and off its shores.
This experience,mixed with leading innovation in both science and technology, means Scotland is now a global leader at the forefront of the renewable energy industry. With alternative energy solutions high on the agenda for governments and business, the sector is experiencing unparalleled levels of development, growth and investment.
As a long-established Scottish law firm, Blackadders has significant experience working with clients in the energy sector and its numerous supporting industries. We have advised on a diverse range of projects and our involvement gives us a wide understanding of the industry and the legal issues which arise.
We act for a wide range of developers, innovators, providers, investors, lenders, landowners and support service providers across the whole Energy sector.
We are equipped to advise on developing projects, land acquisition and leasing, resource and access rights.We have experience acting for clients in relation to all phases of energy projects from development, operation and funding of projects as well as investment into and the sale and purchase of projects.
Areas of expertise
Property acquisition, leasing and development
Acquisitions and disposals
Property rights and options
Banking, finance and security
Commercial contracts and supply agreements
We have been trusted us to advise on a number of long running and high value renewable energy projects. These include advising on a high value wind farm disposal; the development of a new solar power facility; and the restructuring and refinancing of a biomethane plant. We also act for a number of clients on a range of projects including battery storage, wind and solar projects.
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