Large corporations are continuing to set the agenda for the growth of renewable energy across the globe. Corporations globally purchased 5.4 gigawatts of clean power directly from generators in 2017 under a Corporate Renewable Power Purchase Agreement (Corporate PPA). A Corporate PPA allows corporate consumers and generators to take advantage of a range of economic, reputational and sustainability benefits.
Bird & Bird's lawyers advised on one of the earliest corporate PPAs in 2009 and we have become an experienced advisor on these structures globally.
This paper (35 pages) looks at the main drivers behind the growth of Corporate PPAs and comments on the market for them in key jurisdictions across Western and Eastern Europe, the Nordics and Asia-Pac:
South East Asia
Last updated 16 January 2019