The end of 2019 and early 2020 marked with several important changes in the renewable energy regulatory regime, including (a) changes to the Guaranteed Buyer procedure on purchase of renewable energy; (b) revisions to the Model PPA under the "green" tariff and adoption of the new Model PPA for the auctions regime; (c) adoption of the procedure for renewable energy auctions; and (d) cancelation of zero VAT imports of equipment for renewable energy projects.

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On 4 October 2019, the ELG together with Danish member firm Gorrissen Federspiel held its 6th Energy Law Group Event at the Marriott Hotel in Copenhagen (Denmark).

The Energy Law Group Event brought together leading energy industry practitioners, regulators, bankers and lawyers from around 40 jurisdictions who shared their experience on the industry’s most compelling issues. 

  • Workshop 1: Offshore wind energy
  • Workshop 2: Investments in cross border transmission connections
  • Workshop 3: Protection of energy investments 
  • Workshop 4: Energy transition
  • Workshop 5: Power Purchase Agreements
  • Workshop 6: Energy and mining in Africa

  

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The spring meeting of the ELG was held in Lisbon (Portugal) at Morais Leitao on Friday 26th April 2019. 

A conference was organized at Morais Leitao's premises on challenges of climate change for the Energy sector.

The Group then had the opportunity to visit the Museu da Electricidade and attended a gala dinner at Valle-Flôr.   

   

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