Energy and environment
With our comprehensive suite of energy and environmental legal services, we empower you to meet your environmental responsibilities while driving positive and lasting change in your industry.
We offer a wide range of environmental legal services designed to assist you in navigating complex regulations and achieving your sustainability goals. Our experienced team provides expertise in areas such as:
Building regulations and control
We can help to ensure that your company complies with required construction and environmental standards and obtains necessary permits and certifications.
We can help you understand and adhere to laws related to emissions, waste management, and pollution control.
Alternative energy sources
We can advise landowners on installation and connection of solar / photovoltaic panels and other renewable energy sources to the electricity grid. We have assisted many of our clients in the installation of EV charging points and projects such as rainwater harvesting etc.
Energy efficient construction and development
We can advise developers on construction related building standards, such as BREEAM, LEED, WELL; and we are well-versed in the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES), to guide occupiers and investors through meeting its requirements for your properties; as well as working with you to achieve any greater efficiency standard you seek.
We can assist you in dealing with issues related to contaminated land, offering strategic advice and helping you manage potential liabilities.
We can assist you in navigating issues such as wayleave and code agreements, green leases, and building diverse communities as part of large scale regeneration projects.
We are committed to walking the talk and have signed our pledge to Greener Litigation and Net Zero Now.
Partner and Head of Corporate Corporate
Partner Commercial real estate
Partner Commercial real estate
Legal Director Private wealth
Managing Associate Commercial
Associate Commercial real estate
Providing commercial contracts and corporate advice in relation to their off-shore wind farm operations.
Advised fruit growers co-operative on a wide range of projects including research and development aimed at increasing efficiencies and reducing wastage
Advised Net Zero Now on fundraising to enable it to develop its net zero solutions in new sectors, and working with it to develop a methodology for the legal sector.
Advised financial adviser on terms with their clients on green investments
Drafted commercial terms and conditions for our client to use with local farmers who provide the sheep to graze the land surrounding their solar panels.
Advised on funding round to help tech-driven construction company supply more affordable housing.
Advising CH1 on their investments into the renewable energy sector.
Working with Cripps is refreshing as questions are answered in real time whilst language and points of law are demystified
A professional, supportive and attentive service shaped around your needs.
We have been delighted to work with Cripps (and principally Victoria Symons) since we opened our advisory business in 2016. They provide an invaluable service for us and our clients which has enhanced our client offering greatly. They are responsive, proactive and friendly, we can't recommend them highly enough.
CH1 Investment Partners
Ed Weeks is excellent - very commercial, great to work with and with very good instincts.
Legal 500 2022