Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy 101, September 13-14, 2018, Austin, TX

2018-08-21T14:13:36+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria attorneys Alan Cohen, Brittany Dadon, Greg Friend and Byron Kentor will teach the EUCI course on Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy in Austin Texas on September 13 and 14, 2018. For more information, please visit: //www.euci.com/event_post/0918-renewable-energy-land-lease/.

Land Lease Agreements for Renewable Energy 101, September 13-14, 2018, Austin, TX2018-08-21T14:13:36+00:00

Natural gas-fired electricity generation this summer expected to be near record high

2018-07-12T12:41:15+00:00

"EIA’s July 2018 Short Term Energy Outlook expects natural gas-fired power plants to supply 37% of U.S. electricity generation this summer (June, July, and August), near the record-high natural gas-fired generation share in summer 2016. EIA forecasts the share of generation from coal-fired power plants will drop slightly to 30% in summer 2018, continuing [...]

Natural gas-fired electricity generation this summer expected to be near record high2018-07-12T12:41:15+00:00

IRS’ New Solar ITC Guidance A Boon For Developers

2018-06-25T12:41:07+00:00

"June 22, 2018 -- Today, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released guidance establishing when construction starts for solar projects under tax law.... As explained by SEIA, the guidance, Notice 2018-59, provides two methods to establish when construction of a solar facility starts in order to qualify for the solar investment tax credit (ITC): (1) [...]

IRS’ New Solar ITC Guidance A Boon For Developers2018-06-25T12:41:07+00:00

Firm attorney to speak at July 12 Real Estate Conference in San Antonio

2018-06-22T12:54:33+00:00

The course is intended for new lawyers and for experienced lawyers new to real estate law or as a refresher to more experienced lawyers. We will help you with those ‘off the top of our head issues’ like: -My seller-finance lender died. How do I get a release now that I’ve paid off the [...]

Firm attorney to speak at July 12 Real Estate Conference in San Antonio2018-06-22T12:54:33+00:00

ERCOT real-time power prices spike near $1,500/MWh on record demand

2018-05-17T11:20:43+00:00

"Houston (Platts)--16 May 2018 612 pm EDT/2212 GMT. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas footprint saw real-time prices jump to four-digit territory Wednesday afternoon as power demand rose above record May peakload with above-normal temperatures. Real-time prices spiked across the footprint as real-time prices for all hubs averaged nearly $1,500/MWh for the 15-minute interval [...]

ERCOT real-time power prices spike near $1,500/MWh on record demand2018-05-17T11:20:43+00:00

Whiskey and Wind

2018-04-05T18:11:14+00:00

Midwest distillery commits to 100% wind energy "MGP, a U.S. supplier of premium distilled spirits and specialty wheat proteins and starches, has embarked on a major renewable energy initiative, committing to sourcing 100% of their electricity needs from wind power. Through a three-year agreement that took effect April 1, the company has made a [...]

Whiskey and Wind2018-04-05T18:11:14+00:00

Energy Storage Rulemaking in Texas PUC

2018-03-29T12:09:56+00:00

"The rulemaking aims to "develop facts necessary to establish a regulatory framework" allowing for energy storage and other technologies within the limits of Texas' Public Utility Regulatory Act (PURA), the law that governs the state’s electric grid." https://www.utilitydive.com/news/proposed-texas-rule-highlights-storages-challenges-in-bridging-competitive/520027/

Energy Storage Rulemaking in Texas PUC2018-03-29T12:09:56+00:00

Wind-storage prices plummet as battery gains spur coupling demand

2018-02-28T15:27:13+00:00

"Record-low bids for wind-plus-storage in Colorado revealed a small premium for battery coupling, highlighting bullish outlooks on cost reductions and revenue opportunities, industry experts told New Energy Update. Power tender results published by Colorado's Xcel Energy last month revealed record-low bids for U.S. wind-plus-storage projects. Xcel received 11 different bids for eight wind-plus-storage projects [...]

Wind-storage prices plummet as battery gains spur coupling demand2018-02-28T15:27:13+00:00

HNA Group Puts $4 Billion of U.S. Properties on Market

2018-02-08T17:04:06+00:00

"HNA Group Co. is marketing commercial properties in New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Minneapolis valued at a total of $4 billion as the indebted Chinese conglomerate seeks to stave off a liquidity crunch. Among the properties on the block is 245 Park Ave...... HNA bought that skyscraper less than a year ago for [...]

HNA Group Puts $4 Billion of U.S. Properties on Market2018-02-08T17:04:06+00:00

We are pleased to announce that Byron Kentor has joined our firm

2018-01-09T14:16:08+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce the addition of Byron Kentor to its Commercial Real Estate, Renewable Energy, Natural Resources, and Environment practice groups. Byron is an experienced real estate and finance attorney. Byron’s practice includes representation of clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions including financing, purchasing, [...]

We are pleased to announce that Byron Kentor has joined our firm2018-01-09T14:16:08+00:00