Who We Are

We help energy companies to anticipate, which way the regulatory wind is blowing. Our clients include hydro, wind, biomass producers and investors. Out team focuses on state aid, regulatory and disputes.

Practice In Detail
  • Concessions
  • Disputes
  • Energy Disputes
  • M&A
  • PPP
  • Project Finance
  • Public Procurement
  • Real estate lease & acquisition
  • Regulatory
  • Renewables
  • State aid
  • Waste Management
Clients
  • AJ Power
  • Baložu komunālā saimniecība
  • Baltic Hydroenergy
  • Betula Premium
  • G Wind
  • Genscape International
  • Green Energy 3000 GmbH
  • Hydrobaltic
  • Interregional Energy Company GmbH
  • Mazo hidroelektrostaciju asociācija
  • MC KVADRAT
  • Modus Energija
  • Modus Projects
  • Spridzēnu HES

Experience

Advising VP 19 (Latvia), operating in renewable energy sector, on acquisition of a state-owned farm for the further production of renewable energy, including developing the scheme of a possible power plant restructuring.

Advising Latvian investors on green-field construction of biogas power plants in Belarus, starting from consulting on obtaining quotas up to advising on schemes of cooperation with raw materials suppliers.

Defending interests of LLC Effective project in the dispute with the military unit of Brest region (Belarus) for the improper quality of design works, executed under the state-financed reconstruction project.

Advising CJSC Modus Projects on implementation and prolongation of the investment agreement with the Republic of Belarus for construction of a solar power plant with a capacity of 6 MW.

Advising Modus Energija (Modus Group) on investments structuring and obtaining quotas for construction of 12 biogas power plants with a total capacity of 12 MW in Belarus.

Advising design bureau, engaged as a subcontractor in a reconstruction project financed by the loan, provided to the Republic of Belarus by The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

Consultations to the Government of Lithuania in dispute with minority shareholders in AB Lietuvos Elektrine relation to corporate and contract law arising from its ownership of the shares in the SOE in particular regarding a duty to buy the shares from the minority shareholders (implementation of EU law established sell-out right).

Successfully defending the Client in the International arbitration at the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce in the dispute with the Belarusian state-owned enterprise Vodokanal on loss of income in public-private partnership project.

Advice to IEC Solar Energy on construction of 4.5 МW solar energy plant, including conclusion of an investment agreement with the Government of Belarus.

Assistance to Interregional Energy Company in formation of a joint venture for construction and development of wind power plant in Belarus.

Key Contacts

Katrīne Pļaviņa

Senior Associate

+371 26 164 110

katrine.plavina@vilgerts.comEmail

Andris Dimants

Associate

+371 28 350 347

andris.dimants@vilgerts.comEmail

Jūlija Jerņeva

Partner

+371 29 131 597

julija.jerneva@vilgerts.comEmail

Eugenia Urodnich

Associate Partner

+375 29 377 9512

eugenia.urodnich@vilgerts.comEmail

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