Energy & Resources
Lehman, Lee & Xu’s Energy & Resources law practice is built on the firm’s strength in the fields of project development and project financing, corporate, taxation and dispute resolution. Our strengths and experiences have resulted in a strong foundation for the representation of energy-related industries.
Our lawyers have extensive experience in handling the approval, development and financing of oil and gas related projects and independent power production facilities, with a particular focus on renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar power, hydro-electricity and biomass. We can provide legal assistance, technical support and consultancy in the following areas:
environmental due diligence, risk assessment, impact assessment and environmental law compliance;
advice and legal opinions on energy and environmental laws and regulations and liaising with the competent Authorities;
establishment of power plants and drafting of electricity purchase agreements;
structuring and financing of renewable energy projects;
structuring of mining, oil and gas projects, establishment of ventures, pipelines installation, drafting of trading agreements. Thanks to our close cooperation with relevant universities and scientific bodies, we can also assist in conducting the site research and the geological study;
advice and assistance on pollution-related liabilities and industrial safety compliance;
structuring of urban utilities concessions and urban planning projects;
development and implementation of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects.
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Energy and Resources Publications
Getting the Deal Through - Electricity Regulation 2009 - China chapter
Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) Projects In China - A Brief Guide
China Green Report