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Energy and Environmental Protection

Energy and Environmental Protection

The energy sector is in the midst of a revolution – embracing self-sufficiency, alternatives, sharing, security, new regulations, and the Green Deal. Energy law is undergoing a parallel transformation, and we are part of it. Are you seeking a self-sufficient energy solution for your company? Do you require assistance in determining the optimal strategy for utilizing your urban heat and electricity production resources? Are you exploring new operational models for heat supply, waste collection or waterworks operations? We can provide solutions for all these challenges.

  • 1,2 million We have found a solution for the operation of water supply and sewage systems serving 1.2 million citizens.

  • 160 billion We stood alongside the Ministry of Industry and Trade in negotiating a framework agreement for the construction of a nuclear power plant with an estimated value of CZK 160 billion.

  • 2019 - 2020 In recent years, we have been awarded the Law Firm of the Year in the Energy and Energy Projects category.

Why choose us

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We are at the source of information.

In a turbulent time of rising prices and changing legislation, we are at the source of information through collaboration in legislative preparation and membership in leading industry associations and organizations. Thanks to this, we don’t just follow trends; we actively contribute to shaping them

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We can handle even the largest projects.

Whether it’s preparing and supporting the operational transformation of the largest Czech water supply and sewage system, creating an energy concept for one of the largest Czech cities, or assisting the government in preparing the construction of a nuclear power plant, our team can help you.

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Our energy specialization is regularly recognized among the best.

Law Firm of the Year, The Legal 500 EMEA or Chambers and Partners. Our entire team consistently ranks among the top specialists in energy law and projects each year.

Who will be dedicated to assisting you

  • Comprehensive project support in the energy sector, from analyzing implementation options to negotiating and implementing corporate changes or selecting suppliers.
  • Analysis and support in transforming operational models, analyzing operational relationships, preparing operational contracts and supporting the selection of operators.
  • A comprehensive range of legal advisory services in waste management. From supporting negotiations for public-law permits to preparing contracts for waste services, to supporting negotiations with suppliers or customers, or establishing joint ventures for waste processing.
  • Legal support in energy regulation. Analyzing projects in light of evolving legislation, drafting comments on its language, and aiding in negotiations. Additionally, providing support in evaluating regulations by the European Commission and other relevant authorities.
  • Processing permits and connecting photovoltaics and other renewable energy sources.
  • Analyses of the optimal integration of self-consumption and production within the constraints set by public procurement law and the establishment of in-house relationships.
  • Negotiations with state authorities and the European Commission regarding the compliance of drawing state contributions for consumption or energy production with public support rules.
  • Support for infrastructure suppliers and project processors in construction, participation in tenders, and throughout the implementation phase of contracts.

Who will be dedicated to assisting you

"Energy projects, whether electricity, heat or other forms of energy, affect the lives of everyone in this country. The energy sector is currently undergoing a profound transformation, posing concerns for individuals and businesses alike and presenting a significant challenge for government authorities. It is an honor for our team to be there, assisting our clients in navigating this turbulent time and finding tailored solutions."

JUDr. Vilém Podešva, LL.M.

Partner

What our clients say about us

Collaborations that bring satisfaction to both us and our clients

ŠKODA AUTO

Assessment of regulatory issues related to connecting the planned GigaFactory site to energy and water sources.

Energy and Environmental Protection

Teplárny Brno

Legal confirmation of a new model for supplying electrical energy from municipal sources for municipal organizations and companies.

Energy and Environmental Protection

Severočeská vodárenská společnost

Legal guidance on the overall transformation of the structure and operational model of one of the largest water supply and sewage networks in the Czech Republic.

Energy and Environmental Protection

Ministry of Industry and Trade

Support in negotiating a framework agreement for cooperation with ČEZ in the construction of a new nuclear power plant in Dukovany.

Energy and Environmental Protection

EGEM

Support in negotiations with state authorities (e.g. ERÚ), customers and suppliers in connection with energy construction and project planning.

Energy and Environmental Protection

Energetický a průmyslový holding

Legal advice regarding supplier contracts for the reconstruction of the Opatovice power plant.

Energy and Environmental Protection

Take the First Step towards collaboration

Whether you are seeking legal consultation or a long-term partner, feel free to contact us without any obligation.

We will get in touch with you no later than the next business day to discuss the next steps.

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