Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell, & Chavarria, LLP is an Austin, Texas law firm recognized for handling complex matters in the areas of Renewable Energy; Commercial Real Estate; Texas Tax; Natural Resources & the Environment; and Corporate Law. The firm has consistently found solutions for the legal and business challenges faced by its diverse client base.

AWEA celebrates extension of wind energy PTC

2020-01-06T13:34:23+00:00

"American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) CEO Tom Kiernan recently released a statement celebrating the extension of the wind energy Production Tax Credit (PTC). The extension was included in a spending and tax bill that President Trump signed into law on Dec. 20, 2019. The package will extend for one year the PTC under section [...]

AWEA celebrates extension of wind energy PTC2020-01-06T13:34:23+00:00

Battery storage on verge of changing Texas power grid

2019-12-19T16:46:25+00:00

"Texas is carving out a leadership position in adopting large-scale battery storage as battery prices fall, technology improves and electricity demand grows, potentially paving the way for renewable power to dominate the state’s energy mix." https://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Battery-storage-on-verge-changing-Texas-power-grid-14918327.php

Battery storage on verge of changing Texas power grid2019-12-19T16:46:25+00:00

Renewable Energy Law Conference – Austin, TX – Jan. 27-28, 2020

2019-12-17T12:14:41+00:00

Join leading attorneys and industry experts in wind, solar, and storage for two days of the latest developments affecting renewable energy in Texas and nationwide. The 15th Annual Renewable Energy Law Conference blends law, economics, technology, finance, tax, and regulatory policy. The conference aims to inform industry participants, legal and financial advisers, as well as key legislative [...]

Renewable Energy Law Conference – Austin, TX – Jan. 27-28, 20202019-12-17T12:14:41+00:00

Renewable Energy / Real Estate Attorney Position – Austin, Texas

2019-11-26T12:58:06+00:00

Renewable Energy/Real Estate Attorney – Minimum 2 years related work experience required. Austin, Texas law firm is adding an attorney to work on renewable energy and real estate transactions. The ideal candidate will have commercial real estate and renewable energy transactions experience. Responsibilities will include: · Assist clients with title, survey and mineral issues [...]

Renewable Energy / Real Estate Attorney Position – Austin, Texas2019-11-26T12:58:06+00:00

FERC poised to make permit decisions on four LNG export projects in Texas

2019-11-18T12:33:47+00:00

"Federal regulators appear poised to make permit decisions on the applications submitted by four liquefied natural gas export terminals in Texas.....After more than three years of review, commissioners with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission have placed permit decisions for the four projects on the agenda for the agency's Thursday morning meeting."   https://www.chron.com/business/energy/article/FERC-poised-to-make-permit-decisions-on-four-LNG-14840867.php [...]

FERC poised to make permit decisions on four LNG export projects in Texas2019-11-18T12:33:47+00:00

US wind, solar finance alternatives rise as sector rushes against looming tax credit expiration

2019-11-04T13:18:22+00:00

"One developing finance approach would take advantage of potentially "billions of dollars" waiting to go into U.S. wind and solar projects from foreign and other investors without a use for tax credits. ....Alternatively, a range of new technology-neutral tax credit proposals could incline lawmakers to establish long-term certainty for innovative resources that would open [...]

US wind, solar finance alternatives rise as sector rushes against looming tax credit expiration2019-11-04T13:18:22+00:00

Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise

2019-10-21T13:27:35+00:00

"Wind prices increased $1.08/MWh, or 4.4%, during the quarter, the report says. Annually, they increased 11.2%. ....However, solar prices dropped $0.14/MWh, or 0.5%, in Q3, continuing solar’s long-term trend of decreasing prices, the report says. Annually, solar prices dropped 5.4%." https://nawindpower.com/report-wind-ppa-prices-are-on-the-rise

Wind PPA Prices Are On The Rise2019-10-21T13:27:35+00:00

Renewable Energy Project Finance Outlook Breakfast – October 17, 2019 – New York ,NY

2019-09-20T19:25:16+00:00

Stahl, Davies, Sewell, Chavarria & Friend attorney Brent Stahl will participate in a panel discussion October 17 on current development issues facings renewable energy projects.  The event runs from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York.  For more information, please visit: https://www.amtrusttitleevents.com/

Renewable Energy Project Finance Outlook Breakfast – October 17, 2019 – New York ,NY2019-09-20T19:25:16+00:00

Second Quarter Market Report: American wind power nears 100 gigawatts

2019-08-12T11:15:32+00:00

"Everyone likes a nice, round number, and American wind power is approaching a big one: 100 gigawatts (GW) of installed capacity. AWEA’s just-released U.S. Wind Industry Second Quarter Market Report shows record-breaking, continued growth for the U.S. wind industry." https://www.aweablog.org/second-quarter-market-report-american-wind-power-nears-100-gw/

Second Quarter Market Report: American wind power nears 100 gigawatts2019-08-12T11:15:32+00:00

U.S. energy storage market to double two years running

2019-04-05T11:43:04+00:00

"The U.S. energy storage market nearly doubled in 2018 and is expected to double again in 2019." https://www.windpowerengineering.com/electrical/power-storage/u-s-energy-storage-market-to-double-two-years-running/

U.S. energy storage market to double two years running2019-04-05T11:43:04+00:00