Winners 2022

Advisory of the Year

Winner

BVG Associates
Judges' comment:
For a small team they are doing really well at competing with very well-known, large, global advisors. It's the smaller brands that are really up against it, and if they can win the work of these large corporates they should absolutely be recognised and acknowledged.

Highly commended

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Asset Management Award

Winner

RES Asset Management Team
Judges' comment:
The breadth of assets and clients they work for with clear, tangible results and the investment in systems and processes that they use for the benefit of their clients, sets them apart

Highly commended

Judges' comment:

Category Sponsor

SkySpecs
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Developer of the Year

Winner

Ørsted
Judges' comment:
Ørsted is an impressive company with achievements worldwide, in various types of projects. They have been successful at mobilising capital, shapingthe way projects are arranged to facilitate the lowest cost of capital. It’s been hugely impressive to see that strategy unfold!

Highly commended

ConnectGen LLC
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Category Sponsor

OWC | ABL
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Diversity and Inclusion Award

Winner

RES
Judges' comment:
This was an outstanding entry. RES beautifully conveyed the multifaceted nature of what it actually means to be truly diverse and inclusive. RES run a great variety of initiatives that target specific issues faced by employees, with a strong commitment to continuous improvement, therefore achieving impressive results.

Highly commended

Spencer Ogden
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ESG Initiative Award

Winner

DLA Piper
Judges' comment:
DLA Piper’s overall sustainability plan & the effort they make to lead in this area, whilst still supporting wider industry efforts, is impressive. There was clearly a lot of strategic thought behind this entry.

Highly commended

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Prime Capital
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Green Fund of the Year

Winner

Prime Green Energy Infrastructure Fund by Prime Capital AG
Judges' comment:
Prime is another example of an organisation that had a very good 2021, despite the challenges of covid. They have diversified both in terms of their types of funds and technology focus. They also recognise the value of long-term relationships with their investors. This team are performing very well in mobilising capital and putting it to work in the Nordics.

Highly commended

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Category Sponsor

WindESCo
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Investor of the Year

Winner

Allianz Capital Partners
Judges' comment:
Allianz is one of the leading investors in the sector, with an experienced team and a proud track record. Their investment in Hollandse Kust Zuid stands out as a great achievement for a team of its size, due to the complexity and zero-subsidy offtake arrangements.

Highly commended

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Emergy
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Law Firm of the Year - Global

Winner

DLA Piper Energy and Natural Resources Team
Judges' comment:
A well thought entry, which shows how hungry they are to grow in the sector. The examples of thought leadership they provided as well as the evidence of the different markets they're operating in, was very impressive.

Highly commended

Accura Law Firm Renewable Energy
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Law Firm of the Year - Regional

Winner

Baker McKenzie's North America Renewable Energy & Clean Technology practice
Judges' comment:
Strong entry with diverse case studies. Their work on negotiating and structuring corporate renewable PPAs in North America stands out.

Highly commended

DLA Piper Energy and Natural Resources Team (Africa)
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Lender of the Year

Winner

MUFG Bank Ltd.
Judges' comment:
They take a very leading role in some of the most significant transactions and markets all around the world and they do it in an innovative a pragmatic way. They don't just advise, but they participate and get involved in the broader development of industry

Highly commended

Nord LB
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Category Sponsor

Allen & Overy
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Offshore Deal of the Year

Winner

Vineyard Wind 1 by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners
Judges' comment:
This was a truly ground-breaking deal due to its complex transaction structure, monetisation scheme, regulatory and financial complexities. Being a first of its kind - a big move for the industry.

Highly commended

Vattenfall’s Sale of a 49.5% Stake in Hollandse Kust Zuid by Royal Bank of Canada
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Category Sponsor

DNV
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Onshore Deal of the Year

Winner

Apex Clean Energy and Plug Power by Apex Clean Energy
Judges' comment:
This was a standout transaction, the first of its kind, that paves the way for many more deals of this type and showing a lot of promise for the advancement of green hydrogen in the US. The optionality of a renewable energy generation project not having to rely solely on the grid is transformational.

Highly commended

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UL
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Rising Star of the Year

Winner

Ciara Lucas, DNV
Judges' comment:
Forging a path in a new sector, Ciara is a role model for female engineers. Noteworthy is her broad sector experience, particularly in relation to more nascent sectors such as battery storage and e-Mobility. Very strong and comprehensive entry.

Highly commended

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Category Sponsor

BlueFloat Energy
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Risk Management Award

Winner

LiveDiligence, the client-facing platform for due diligence reporting
Judges' comment:
An innovative and neat solution to speed up investment decisions. Great to see some pretty strong testimonials from well-established people within the industry, which worked well as powerful endorsements of what they are trying to achieve

Highly commended

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Category Sponsor

ONYX Insight
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Technology Innovation Award

Winner

The Hover Wind-Powered Microgrid (TM)
Judges' comment:
Clear potential of a global application. Hover’s entry clearly highlighted costs and benefits to the wind industry.

Highly commended

Schaeffler – Split Wind Main Bearing for Uptower Exchange
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Category Sponsor

Luxcara
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