RENEWABLE ENERGY

HERMON Legal Practitioners provides legal support for all aspects of Renewable Energy projects. Addressing the challenges within the power sectors in Nigeria requires a multi-faceted approach and transition to renewable energy provides a sustainable solution and a catalyst to economic development.

Our Renewable Energy law team are well-positioned and occupies a pre-eminent position in providing legal support to, suppliers, investors both private and public, lenders, Insurance companies, government agencies both domestic and foreign, developers and landowners, generators on all aspects of the transition to net-zero and Renewable Energy and low carbon projects. We provide advice on solar, hydro, power plants, community renewable energy projects and energy from waste projects

We provide support at all stages of Renewable and low carbon Energy projects including but not limited to

  • Conception
  • Construction
  • Financing
  • Commissioning
  • Generation
  • Decommissioning

We provide the following advisory services:

  • Foreign investment laws and regime in Nigeria
  • Consents and regulatory matters
  • Tax
  • Incorporation
  • Structuring and restructuring
  • Joint venture and development
  • Acquisition and disposal of renewable assets
  • Due diligence on Renewable Energy assets and contracts
  • Sale & purchase agreements for all types of Renewable Energy and power projects
  • Joint venture and development agreements
  • Environmental Impact Assessment and providing legal review of environmental statements and habitat regulation appraisals
  • Service and availability contracts
  • Operation and maintenance contracts for the continued operation and efficient use of the generating equipment
  • Project finance and other forms of finance
  • Project management of cross-border financing transactions
  • Offtake and power purchase arrangements for the sale and export of electricity and Renewable benefits generated by Renewable Energy projects
  • Advising on regulatory regime for Nigeria energy industry