Tom is a partner in our Energy team. He advises public and private sector clients on various aspects of climate change policy, low and zero carbon energy and energy efficiency schemes and the carbon financing of other emissions reduction projects.
His experience includes advising generators, suppliers and consumers on various aspects of low carbon energy policy, energy-from-waste and the meaning of ‘waste'. He has advised on carbon risk apportionment in corporate transactions as well as environmental and energy-related obligations and risk apportionment in PFI/PPP. Tom has also advised buyers, sellers and project developers in the power and chemicals sectors, and carbon funds and brokers, in connection with their carbon trading and carbon financing arrangements related to CDM and JI projects under the Kyoto Protocol and carbon allowance trading under the EU emissions trading scheme. He has also advised on a wide range of transactional and regulatory environmental matters.
Tom is also active in a number of related industry working groups and is recognised in the legal directories as a leading individual for his climate change work.