Energy & Natural Resources

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest: Ukraine. April 2019 in Review

May 2019 – Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, April in Review
OIL & GAS: the PSA tender is announced for the new offshore block
On 12 April 2019, the Ukrainian government adopted a decision to hold a public...

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, March 2019 in Review

April 2019 – Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, March 2019 in Review
OIL & GAS: Third International Licencing Round to take place on 18 June 2019
On 18 March 2019, Ukraine’s State Service of Geology and Mineral...

Kinstellar scores Deal of the Year in Slovakia at CEE Legal Matters Awards

March 2019 – Kinstellar has won the Deal of the Year award for Slovakia at the CEE Legal Matters awards ceremony, which was held in Budapest on 28 March 2019. A panel of leading lawyers from across the region selected winners for 17 different CEE jurisdictions.

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, February 2019 in Review

March 2019 – Kinstellar Energy Digest Ukraine, February 2019 in Review
OIL & GAS: Ukraine introduces daily gas balancing as part of the natural gas market reform
From 1 March 2019, Ukraine’s gas transmission system operator, Ukrtransgaz...

Kinstellar advises Veolia Energie International on the acquisition of a combined-cycle natural gas-fired power plant from Slovintegra

February 2019 – Kinstellar has recently advised the Slovak branch of the French energy giant Veolia Energie International on the acquisition from the local investment group Slovintegra of Slovintegra Energy and of a group of related companies, including...

Kinstellar Energy Digest Ukraine, January 2019 in Review

February 2019 – Kinstellar Energy Digest Ukraine, January 2019 in Review
OIL & GAS: Second International Licencing Round to take place in May 2019
On 29 January 2019, Ukraine’s State Geology and Subsoil Service (the “Derzhgeonadra”)...

Kinstellar Partner Iustinian Captariu moderates panel discussion at the European Gas Conference in Vienna

January 2019 – Iustinian Captariu, Partner at Kinstellar’s Bucharest office and head of the firm’s local Energy & Natural Resources practice, moderated an expert panel discussion at the annual European Gas Conference organised by the World Refining...

Kinstellar advises Masdar on the acquisition of a 72-MW wind farm project in Montenegro

January 2019 – Kinstellar’s Belgrade team successfully acted as local counsel to Masdar, a global leader in renewable energy and sustainable urban development headquartered in Abu Dhabi, in connection with its acquisition of a 49% share in Krnovo...

Changes to the regulation for granting authorisations for establishment and licences in the natural gas sector in Romania

January 2019 – The National Agency for Energy Regulation (“ANRE”) has recently published new amendments (the “Amendments”) to the Regulation for granting authorisations for establishment and licences in the natural gas sector approved by ANRE...

Kinstellar Energy Digest Ukraine, December 2018 in Review

January 2019 – Kinstellar Energy Digest Ukraine, December 2018 in Review
RENEWABLES: New rules may promote more environment-friendly solutions
In December 2018, the President of Ukraine signed the Law of Ukraine “On Amending the Tax...