Special Counsel, Baker McKenzie
The rise of power purchase and off-take agreements including energy storage
Aylin Cunsolo is Special Counsel at Baker McKenzie in Melbourne. Aylin specialises in renewable energy and storage project development, energy regulatory matters and energy contracting, including retailer and corporate PPAs, connection, energy supply and metering agreements. She also advises clients in the energy, resources and infrastructure sector on significant M&A transactions and joint venture arrangements.
Aylin is currently Secretary and Board Member of Women in Energy (WIE). The mission of WIE is to enable women to advance their careers in the energy sector by delivering education, training, advocacy and networking. She is also on the technical advisory panel to the Business Renewables Centre Australia.
We are starting to see a number of different offtake structures for energy storage and hybrid projects emerge. In this presentation, I will explore these structures including by discussing:
- options for dealing with storage in PPAs for renewable energy projects including energy storage;
- storage services agreement structures;
- potential role of storage in Corporate PPAs; and
- offtake agreements structures for offgrid hybrid projects.