This continues to be a growing area of work, largely driven by grid capacity. A large number of our clients are being approached by developers looking to agree terms for sites.
We commonly act for both landowners and tenants in the context of a variety of renewable projects, including solar farms, battery storage and gas peaking plants, together with a range of more novel projects.
From a landowners perspective care needs to be exercised to ensure that the parties you are dealing with are able to deliver upon their assurances; caution should be exercise
sd as there are a large number of outfits who are seeking to sign up sites, only with a view to selling their ‘portfolio’.
It is crucial that terms are appropriate so that your current and future interests are protected. Given the long terms nature of these agreement, you should ensure that you receive the appropriate professional advice.
Any reputable developer will meet professional fees.