01 september 2020
Ashurst and L&B Partners Avvocati Associati took part in the €48 million refinancing transaction concerning the wind farm owned by the company 4 New Monte Grighine, associated with the Ardian investment fund, comprising a total of 43 wind turbines located in Sardinia, with a total installed capacity of approximately 98.9 MW.
04 august 2020
Bird & Bird advised MPS Capital Services, the corporate and investment bank of the Montepaschi group, as arranger, lender and agent bank, in a €25 million financing transaction related to a wind power generation plant with an output of approximately 22.55 MWp, built in the municipalities of Caltanissetta and Marianopoli (CL). The plant is owned by Mimiani Wind, a renewable energy company associated with the Ardian investment fund.
16 july 2020
L&B Partners Avvocati Associati announces the appointment of lawyer Pina Lombardi as partner of the administrative law department.
13 july 2020
Bird & Bird advised MPS Capital Services as arranger, lending bank and agent bank in a refinancing transaction for a total of €9.75 million to fund a photovoltaic plant with a power output of about 9.6 MWp, built in the municipality of Casamassima (BA).
27 february 2020
Bird & Bird advised Intesa Sanpaolo and Banca Imi as purchasers of a portion of the original facilities granted by a pool of banks in favour of, respectively, Daunia Ascoli and Daunia Savignano, two companies active in the renewable energy sector. The facilities had been granted in order to finance a 53.5MW wind farm located in the municipality of Ascoli Satriano (Foggia, Apulia) and a wind farm having a capacity of approximately 78MW (later increased to approximately 83MW) located in the municipality of Savignano (Avellino, Campania).
20 january 2020
The international law firm DLA Piper advised Natixis, in its capacity as lender and structuring mandated lead arranger, MPS Capital Services, acting as agent bank, lender and mandated lead arranger, and Bnl Gruppo Bnp Paribas, in its capacity as lender and mandated lead arranger, in the negotiation and disbursement of a €67.4 million facility to Cerignola Wind, a company associated with the Tozzi group as beneficiary, advised by L&B Partners Avvocati Associati and L&B Partners S.p.A. acting, respectively, as legal and financial advisors.
08 january 2020
L&B Partners Avvocati Associati and Bird & Bird were involved in the acquisition by Swisspower Renewables, a Swiss company active in the hydroelectric sector, of the entire share capital of 3 Hydro (wholly owned by 3New & Partners) and Tecnowatt (owned by 3New & Partners and Gardini 2002). The two companies own five hydroelectric power plants located in Lombardy and Basilicata with an installed capacity of around 12 MW.
13 november 2019
ENI gas e luce signed an agreement with L&B Capital and Enventi for the purchase of a 70% stake in Evolvere, a group operating in the distributed generation sector, which manages over 10,000 photovoltaic plants, 8,000 of which under its ownership, located throughout Italy, for a total installed capacity of approximately 54 MW. The closing of the acquisition is subject to the fulfilment of certain conditions precedent, including the obtainment of the authorisation from the competent regulatory authorities.
07 october 2019
L&B Partners Avvocati Associati advised the Ori Martin group, active in the steel market, in the negotiation and signing of a long-term PPA contract entered into with the company Dxt Commodities in relation to the electric energy that will be generated by a photovoltaic plant under “market parity” regime with a total output of approximately 53 MW, currently under construction in Sardinia and owned by Kgal Group.