Elizabeth Reid

Partner, Bird & Bird

Elizabeth is a partner and co-head of Bird & Bird’s Renewables Group and has been heavily involved in the renewables sector for the past ten years. Elizabeth advises across all renewable energy technologies, including Elizabeth Reid, Partner and Co-Head International Renewables Group, Bird & Bird LLP

Elizabeth is a partner in the Energy and Utilities Group based in London and has been heavily involved in the renewables sector for the past ten years. Elizabeth co-heads the International Renewables Group, together with Sophie Dingenen. Elizabeth advises developers, investors and EPC contractors on all the project contracts required for the design, build, finance, consenting, operation and offtake of renewable power projects. Elizabeth regularly advises on innovative structures that set the agenda for the growth of renewable energy across the globe. Most recently this has included advising corporates and generators on corporate power purchase agreements for both wind and solar projects. Together with Sophie Dingenen, Elizabeth has led the firm’s corporate PPAs campaign, which has included production of many thought leadership articles, speaking slots and interviews, collaboration with ReSource and our International Corporate PPA Report 

My Sessions

Financing solar and innovative business models in the post subsidy era

Room to be confirmed

Solar and renewables are becoming the most competitive energy sources worldwide. Solar PV alone has seen a cost reduction of over 90% in the last 10 years, bringing our technology closer than ever to grid parity. In the meantime, new emerging business models (PPAs, participative financing) create new opportunities for solar developers in a post […]

Financing strategies