The advent of the power sector reform in Nigeria, has led to a transformational change in the entire industry, creating new opportunities and a range of economic, infrastructural and technological changes particularly with regard to the rise of renewable energy. We have assisted various clients over the years in navigating the various regulations and legal technical matters and issues that arise in the power and renewable energy sectors.
These matters which are multifaceted usually require the provision of advice on transactional issues bordering on electric power supply, engineering procurement and construction, financing of power projects and provision of advice on the divestment of interests in electric power assets.
We provide clients with advice on energy and utilities finance, electricity and gas transmission, distribution and supply, power purchase, off-take and tolling arrangements. We also conduct legal and entry due diligence in relation to the acquisition of commercial assets. We assist clients on corporate structuring of legal vehicles as well as obtaining permits, and working across the value chain with renewable energy Independent Power Producers, investors, financiers, regulators, and government agencies.