Mining & Renewable Energy

Mining & Renewable Energy

Coghlan Welsh & Guest has an outstanding energy, mining and commodities practice, representing lenders, developers and sponsors in significant projects in Zimbabwe. The Practice has been involved in oil, gas and power projects in the country, and has represented many local regional and international oil companies in drafting; review of agreements and contracts and due diligence reports.  The firm has been involved in the mining sector for several years, advising on mining rights and laws, buying, selling, financing and developing projects in the most important mining jurisdictions. The team advises on all matters pertaining to mining and minerals resource, oil and gas, including corporate and transactional, finance, environmental, tax, regulatory, health and safety and litigation and dispute resolution.

We advise government agencies, parastatals, utilities, project sponsors and developers, lenders, institutional investors, contractors and operators on general corporate and regulatory matters, tendering and procurement, project structuring and delivery, project finance, PPA, EPC and O&M agreements, fuel supply and power off-take and the resolution of disputes relating to construction and power generation. We also advise in more specialist areas such as local social and environmental matters and compliance with international standards