Sustainability and Climate Change
Responding to sustainability and climate change-related risk and opportunity is already on the boardroom agenda for a great many of companies and organisations we work alongside. We support clients to find imaginative solutions on hundreds of Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)-related business challenges
and areas of advancement.
Just a few facts
Working on over 40 different types of legal and business issues
Over 200 recent ESG projects completed or in progress for clients
Working on projects in 6 industry sectors
ISO 14001 certificate accredited for the firm's environmental management system.
Imagine zero-carbon, hydrogen-powered homes. A world-first!
Our Energy & Utilities team advised Scotia Gas Networks (SGN) on a pioneering project that will let customers heat their homes and cook their food using 100% green hydrogen power for the first time.
Private Equity and Sustainability Growth Story
Our award winning Private Equity team acts for a number of leading Impact Investors, and we were delighted to support long-standing client Foresight to deliver one of the smart metering industry's success stories – helping Horizon Energy Infrastructure grow their installed meter infrastructure more than 5-fold.
Imagine co-operating for sustainability
Incorporating ESG factors into investments has become more than just a nice to have, it’s now a central element in many agreements. Helping to secure a £400m Sustainable Revolving Credit Facility for valued-client Co-op, which incentivised reducing CO₂ emissions, is just one example of that in practice.
IMAGINE A WORLD WITH GREEN TRAINS
The future of rail is diesel-free and we’re playing our part in helping to bring it about. We are advising on a wide range of sustainable rail transport deals involving bi-mode and tri-mode technology, and stock using innovative regenerative braking – where trains create power from slowing down.