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Renewable Energy

“The Nation that leads in renewable energy will be the nation that leads the world.” – David Cameron

With the introduction of the Renewable Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme, the private sector has now been given the opportunity to contribute to the supply of energy production. We are able to offer our clients leading strategic advice in the energy sector and assist with the negotiating of complex transactions with various stakeholders, ensuring that legislative requirements are met. We have extensive and unique knowledge of the energy sector, especially having regard to the development of emerging markets and renewable sources of energy.  De Beer Attorneys is able to provide practical advice and services on all aspects of projects in the energy sector.

We are able to assist you with:

  • The Renewable Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme, in particular the bidding program selection and qualifying criteria;
  • All aspects of the purchase of power, including procurement rules, obligations and guarantees
  • The negotiation and drafting of Power Purchase Agreements
  • The distribution and transmission rights and obligations of renewable energy sources
  • Regulatory framework for renewable energy

Foreign agents can access a list of our Fees in South Africa here . Local clients are welcome to Contact Us  directly for an obligation free quote.

Please contact us for more information or an obligation free quote.

Phone: +27 (0) 21 100 4545
Fax: +27 (0) 11 513 3086
F101 Mariendahl House, Newlands on Main
178 Campground Road, Newlands, Cape Town, 7708, South Africa
South Africa
International Conventions, Treaties and Arrangements Paris Union, WIPO , PCT
National Phase Applications under the PCT 
  •  Name(s) and address(es) of applicant(s).   
  • Name(s) and address(es) of inventor(s).   
  • Number, date and country of the basic application if Paris Convention priority is to be claimed.
  • International application number and filing date
Examination The application is subjected to formal examination only.
Duration The term is twenty years from the date of filing.
Renewal Maintenance fees are payable annually as from the third anniversary of the filing date. A 6 months grace period is available.