Oil Gas and Renewable Energy

  • Sustainability, Environmental law, Ocean Industries, Oil Gas and Renewable Energy

    2021

    Important clarifications for offshore wind in Norway

    On June 8th, the Norwegian Minister for Petroleum and Energy, Tina Bru, announced that the first licenses for development of offshore wind in Norway may be granted in early 2022.

  • Oil Gas and Renewable Energy

    2019

    Political Risk in the US Offshore Wind Industry

    The long-term outlook for US offshore wind is promising, but the industry faces challenges in the near-term.

  • Oil Gas and Renewable Energy

    2019

    Cathrine B. Hetland: New partner in Oslo

    This week, we have had the pleasure of welcoming Cathrine B. Hetland as a new partner at our Oslo-office. Cathrine is an experienced lawyer within oil and gas and will join the Energy & Renewables team at Wikborg Rein.

  • Oil Gas and Renewable Energy

    2019

    Landmark wind power transaction in Norway

    Wikborg Rein would like to congratulate Stadtwerke München GmbH (SWM) with its landmark 1,5 GWh wind power transaction in Trøndelag.

  • Oil Gas and Renewable Energy, Transaction

    2018

    Wikborg Rein contributes to the realisation of the 200 MW Tonstad wind farm

    We have assisted the renewable energy fund manager SUSI in their acquisition of 80% of the shares in Tonstad Vindpark AS, a company holding a license to build and operate the 200 MW Tonstad wind farm in Norway.