Energy Law

 

Our Firm provides legal advice and services in relation to power generation, transmission and distribution. We are conversant with licensing and regulatory issues pertaining to embedded and captive power generating projects.

 

We have negotiated, drafted and reviewed several industry agreements including Power Purchase Agreement, Gas Supply and Purchase Agreement (GSPA), Technical Services Agreement (TSA), Engineering Procurement Contracts (EPC), amongst others.

 


OUR NOTABLE TRANSACTIONS INCLUDE:

  • We currently act as company secretary and legal counsel to PIPP LVI Genco Limited, owner of a 8.5 MW Power Plant in Lekki, Lagos. The power plant was designed and constructed to power public utilities in Victoria Island, Lekki and Ikoyi in Lagos.
  • We advised extensively on the Power Purchase Agreement between Lagos State Government and PIPP LVI Genco Limited for the supply of electricity to the aforesaid public utilities Victoria Island, Lekki and Ikoyi.
  • We reviewed the Engineering Procurement Construction Agreement, the Gas Sales and Purchase Agreement, finance agreement and other agreements bordering on generation as well as supply of power by the said client.
  • We are currently advising an electric power company on provision of electricity to the Ilupeju Mall, Maryland Mall and Surulere Mall (under construction) as well as supply of 2 MW to a five star hotel in Victoria Island.
  • We are currently acting as legal adviser for development of a captive power company in Ota, Ogun State and sale of power to the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company Plc.
  • We acted as legal advisers to the Chapel Bay Consortium on the bid for Gbarain Power Plant of the Niger Delta Power Holding Company.
  • We acted as legal adviser to a bidder for the Sapele Power Plant.
  • We acted as Transaction Counsel to Viathan Engineering Limited, in respect of a Multi-million dollar investment by a private equity firm in the Company, to undertake power projects.
  • We acted as Transaction Counsel to Viathan Engineering Limited in respect of a 3.8 MW Power Plant at Ilupeju Mall, Lagos State.
  • We were involved in the drafting and negotiation of the Engineering, Procurement, Installation and Commissioning Contract.
  • We were also involved in the drafting and negotiation of the Power Purchase Agreement in respect of supply of power from the plant.
  • Advised P.I.P.P. LVI Genco on Power Purchase Agreement with Lagos State Government on generation and distribution of electricity to public utilities in Lekki, Victoria Island and Ikoyi, Lagos.