Our experienced team of waste and bioenergy lawyers support clients with the challenges and opportunities associated with these highly regulated sectors.
We advise waste corporates on the full spectrum of waste resource management issues covering all aspects of compliance and risk management, including waste regulation and related environmental law.
We also assist clients, including utilities, contractors, developers/sponsors, suppliers and funders on energy generation and fuel production projects (including energy from waste, anaerobic digestion, biomass, biogas/biomethane and biofuels) covering the full range of development, permitting, construction, operation and asset management, power and materials offtake and route-to-market, financing as well as commercial and regulatory issues.
Regularly advising energy and investment funds on acquisitions and disposals of assets in these sectors, we are one of a few firms with a market-leading reputation on merchant bio-energy projects.
We also advise waste corporates on the full spectrum of issues covering all aspects of compliance and risk management, including waste regulation and related environmental law.
Advised Foresight/JLEN on its partnering with and £80m funding for CNG Fuels to develop its portfolio of biomethane compressed natural gas refuelling stations.
Advised Biffa on its acquisition of Company Shop Limited (which identifies and redistributes surplus stock) for an upfront enterprise value of £82.5m.
Advised Foresight on its purchase of Rula Developments (Immingham), the sustainable fuels technology company.
Advised OURRY Group, which specialises in road transport, waste collection and disposal, on all legal aspects of the acquisition of BIG BENNES SAS.
Advised JLEN on an investment of up to £26.7m for the development a glasshouse project connected to an anaerobic digestion plant.
Advised Mura Technology, the global pioneer of an advanced plastic recycling solution, on its multi-million dollar partnership with Dow to help solve the global plastic waste crisis.
Advised JLEN on its acquisition of a 70% equity stake in Bio Collectors Holdings Limited, which holds the rights and operational assets of the anaerobic digestion plant and the Bio Collectors waste collections business.