Faegre Baker Daniels works with clients in all aspects of the solar industry, ranging from panel fabricators to developers to offtake entities.
Mergers & Acquisitions
We work with developers and integrators to structure development entities, form joint ventures and represent buyers and sellers of solar energy projects and portfolios.
Finance and Restructuring
Our attorneys represent lenders and borrowers on project financings and general commercial financings of solar companies and their projects. We have formed funds and other vehicles to provide lease and equity financing for solar projects. We also have expertise in restructuring troubled projects and developers.
Project Development and Construction
We represent numerous engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractors and operating and maintenance (O&M) providers, as well as developers on the construction, operation and maintenance of solar generation projects throughout the U.S. and abroad.
Our attorneys are well versed in the various tax aspects unique to solar energy deals, including both federal and state tax incentives.
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
We assist clients on a wide variety of contract disputes, including power purchase agreements (PPA's), interconnection agreements and joint venture dissolutions.
Real Estate and Environmental
We are experienced at assisting clients with land aggregation for solar projects, including negotiating with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Indian tribes to resolve land contiguity challenges. We are also adept at working with federal and state agencies on site permitting and on environmental matters.