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Embarking on a journey through the global energy transition, our latest thought leadership report gives an overview of the offshore wind market regulation in six emerging jurisdictions: Australia, Brazil, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand and Norway.

Our analysis delves deep into the intricate legal and regulatory frameworks that shape offshore wind projects in these diverse regions jurisdictions.

Each country chapter explores legislative and regulatory landscapes, offering insights into current licensing and permitting procedures, dynamics of public auctions, seabed rights, grid connection challenges, and regulatory intricacies surrounding project approval and implementation.

Recognizing the evolving nature of these landscapes, we plan to update these chapters to capture new legislative developments and expand our analysis to address topical issues, including challenges faced by developers such as capacity reservation in a constrained supplier market. So watch this space!

Above all, we want to ensure that this resource is relevant to users and welcome your feedback both on the content of these chapters and regarding what topical issues you’d like us to address.  Do feel free to submit your feedback via email.

Our global offshore wind team is committed to the sector. With a proven track record in navigating complex asset transactions, advising on project development and related agreements, securing financing, and providing regulatory expertise, our team is well-equipped to guide offshore wind project stakeholders from project inception to commercial operation and beyond. Don’t hesitate to get in touch to learn more about how we can help you to succeed.