Gunst, Andreas

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  • Partner in the energy and infrastructure finance group of DLA Piper, one of the largest international law firms
  • Member of DLA Piper’s energy sector and ESG leadership teams
  • Legal500 and Chambers Global ranked and recommended for linear energy infrastructure projects (interconnectors, pipelines), renewable energy and climate change work
  • Various mandates setting up renewable energy support or certificates schemes, including for IREC, AIB, EBRD, WB, IBRD, GIZ, Energy Community, European Commission
  • Diverse practice for sponsors, corporates, generators and utilities for financially and physically settled PPAs, Route to Market Agreements, Balancing Services Agreements, BESS Dispatch and Optimisation Agreements
  • Market leading work on biofuel, biomethane and bioLNG as well as RFNBO and hydrogen projects and offtake agreements as well as SAF and biofuel in-setting projects
  • Extensive experience in offshore and onshore electricity transmission lines, interconnectors and allocation offices, including SwedPol, IFA 1&2, Nemo, BritNed, NorthConnect, NSL, Greenlink, Gridlink, Casa1000, Mavir – APG IC, Shetland IC, Icelink, SEECAO, TM-AF Interconnector
  • External counsel to the European Federation of Energy Traders and (lead external advisors on EFET Power Purchase Agreement, Certificates Master Agreement, UK Allowance Appendix), RECS Energy Certificate Association and the Hydrogen Council and previous long-standing Member of the Energy Charter Secretariat‘s Legal Advisory Task Force and the Expert Panel Member of Energy Community
  • Non-executive directive of EnergyTag
  • England & Wales and Ireland qualified, working across EMEA