January 28 (Renewables Now) – UK legislation agency DLA Piper has clinched a company energy buy settlement (PPA) that can facilitate the development of a 13-MW photo voltaic park in South West England.
The contract was signed with UK renewable power investor and asset supervisor NextEnergy Group, DLA Piper mentioned on Thursday. In keeping with the London-based firm, that is the primary company PPA sealed by a legislation agency globally.
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Energy below the association can be sourced from a brand new grid-connected photo voltaic park that NextEra will construct in Somerset. The generated electrical energy can be provided to DLA Piper’s 15 European and UK places of work and can be sufficient, and certain in surplus, to cowl these websites’ total energy consumption.
Environmental credit from the venture that exceed the legislation agency’s direct energy wants can be utilized to its worth chain to cut back the carbon footprint of its oblique emissions.
The PPA helps DLA Piper’s purpose to realize a 50% discount of its greenhouse gasoline emissions by 2030, together with throughout its worth chain.