Renewable energy

Our team of legal and industry experts is one of the strongest in Norway, giving legal and strategic advice to all areas of the energy sector.

Renewable energy

The lawyers have experience from the industry, as lawyers and from working at the Ministry of Oil and Energy.

In addition we are considered among the most experienced law firms within dispute resolution, counselling for the main parts of the most important energy cases in the Supreme Court since 2010.

Our lawyers have published the commentary edition to the Water Resources Act and the Energy Act and were co-authors of Vassdrags- og Energirett (Watercourse and Energy Law) and have written the comments to the Energy Act in Norsk Lovkommentar (online legal bulletin and reference work).

We advise on

  • Legal framework conditions for the industry
  • Regulatory issues relating to the production, sale and transmission of energy, including licenses
  • Development and upgrading of power plants, regulation systems and grid installations
  • Acquisition of rights, appraisals and dispute resolution
  • Physical and financial energy trades
  • Regulatory issues and contracts relating to district heating generation
  • Organisation of power plants, ownership structures and cooperative agreements
  • Transactions, restructuring and start-ups
  • Power plant taxation and tax issues relating to energy consumption