Alternative Energy - Energy Contracting

Today’s rapidly growing alternative energy industry requires a legal team that combines the experience of working firsthand in the energy sector with an expert understanding of the law. Fox Swibel’s alternative energy practice was built on the foundation of the firm’s highly regarded corporate, transactional, real estate, tax and litigation services. Our boutique setting allows us to collaborate across practice groups to provide our clients with full-service legal representation.

Fox Swibel counsels clients in all aspects of development and financing of alternative/renewable energy and energy efficiency contracting projects including, but not limited to:
 

  • Acquisition and sale of large wind/solar farm projects
  • Siting and construction of energy generation facilities and transmission infrastructure, including land acquisition and leasing, negotiation of power purchase agreements, engineering, procurement and construction agreements, asset purchase and sale agreements, and other related agreements
  • Structuring and negotiation of joint venture agreements and venture capital arrangements to finance alternative energy projects
  • Structuring and negotiation of long-term royalty arrangements
  • Energy-lease review
  • Project build-out arrangements
  • Developing and implementing document structures for energy efficiency contracting
  • Off-balance sheet financing
  • Providing tax advice in connection with the design of ownership and financing structures for alternative energy projects