Related insights: Power and Renewables


COP26: Right direction, wrong speed?

30 Nov 2021
The signals from COP26 to government and markets can leave investors with no illusion that the future lies in low carbon and zero carbon energy technologies. For South West focused renewable project developers, such as Morwind, this should reinforce their business cases.

WBD advises Shell on Aberdeen office relocation

29 Nov 2021
Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has advised longstanding client Shell on the relocation of its HQ into Aberdeen city centre. The move is set to support the business as it continues its renewable energy transition. Shell, who had been based at the Tullos building since 1973, will move its 1,000 strong workforce to the Silver Fin building on Union Street, at the heart of Aberdeen city centre.

End of coal still out of sight despite “crucial” COP26 pledges

25 Nov 2021
The end of coal power generation is still a long way off despite landmark pledges made at COP26, a leading law firm has said. Experts at transatlantic law firm Womble Bond Dickinson have said that although the agreements made at this year’s UN Climate Change Conference represent an accelerated shift towards global sustainability, the phasing out of coal has some way to go.