Energy and natural resources

BROSETA has a team of lawyers with deep experience in the energy sector who have witnessed the evolution of the market through a constantly changing regulatory environment, and who have advised a large number of companies in the search for opportunities and in detecting and minimising possible risks.

BROSETA’s Energy and Natural Resources team offers a complete service of representation in all areas of the projects and to all actors in the market (producers, promoters, suppliers, investors, sellers, financial entities, operators, contractors, funds) in matters such as:

  • Development of photovoltaic and wind projects until they are ready to be built and turnkey. Supporting the client in all phases of the project, from access to the network and analysis of the viability of the land, to the processing and the mandatory administrative authorizations and local licenses.
  • Advising on property liability of the State legislator, for the suspension of the remuneration and economic incentives to new installations from cogeneration, renewable energy and waste.
  • Advice to public entities and drafting of planning and regulatory instruments for renewable energy installations.
  • Advice on the processing of registration in the Specific Remuneration System Registry and on competing in power auctions.
  • Advice on the development of project financing.
  • Drafting of contracts (construction, engineering and procurement, as well as operation and maintenance).
  • Advice on facility acquisition agreements, both in terms of investment and corporate structure and tax planning.
  • Advice on the acquisition of SPVs and energy group companies, as well as on joint ventures, PPPs, consortia, investment framework agreements and other types of agreements.
  • Due diligence processes in all phases of the project.
  • Ongoing tax advice to companies in the sector, with special attention to the most relevant taxes and fees such as the Electricity Tax, the Hydrocarbon Tax, the Tax for private use or special uses constituted in the soil, subsoil or flight of municipal public roads.
  • Ongoing tax advice on the tax benefits provided for self-consumption.