Renewables without Subsidies: The New Normal

Seminar | May.03.2017 | 5:30pm - 8:00pm (GMT Standard Time)

Orrick London

Join Orrick and our panel of experts for a seminar in which we consider the opportunities and challenges facing developers, investors and lenders in a post-subsidy world.

Our panel of industry experts will include Isabel Boira-Segarra, CEO, Future Earth Energy, Steve Jennings, Executive Director, Power and Renewables, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd, James Samworth, Partner, Foresight Group LLP and Nina Skorupska, Chief Executive, The Renewable Energy Association.

5:30 p.m. – Registration
6:00 p.m. – Presentation
7:30 p.m. – Networking

For more information or questions, please contact:
Sydne van Loggerenberg
+44 20 7862 4713
[email protected]

CLE Credits Available: N

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Practice:

  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • Africa

John Deacon Partner Energy, Infrastructure

London

John focuses on energy projects, carbon finance and trading, and infrastructure law, with a particular emphasis on renewable energy and distributed generation both conventional and unconventional.

John's experience began with UK wind projects and has moved into a broad spectrum of global renewable energy projects, including onshore/offshore wind, biomass, large hydro, run-of-river hydro, energy-from-waste and PV (ground and rooftop). John acts for developers, banks, equity providers, employers and contractors in this field. He has advised on projects around the world, including Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Eastern Europe and across the European Union.

Chambers UK ranks John as a leading individual in the Energy and Natural Resources field and Legal 500 UK positions him as “a highly regarded figure in the renewables space.” Clients describe John as a “strong negotiator” who can “easily defuse contentious situations.”

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Practice:

  • Africa
  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure

Edward Humphries Partner Africa, Corporate

London

Edward focuses on energy commodities and the development, financing, acquisition and disposal of energy companies and assets.

He has strong experience in Africa and the UK and continental European markets.

Edward has spent time in-house as a seconded advisor to a variety of entities including corporate trading houses and an international investment bank.

He is recognized by Legal 500 UK as being the “first port of call for anything related to commodities, delivering current, knowledgeable and well-rounded advice.”