SUSI Partners’ Acquisition Of A Battery Storage Project From ABO Wind

Pinsent Masons has advised SUSI Partners on the deal.

SUSI Partners on its purchase of a 50MW battery storage project from German renewables developer ABO Wind in Kells, Northern Ireland.

The project is the largest stand-alone battery storage project in ABO Wind’s history and will participate in the Irish capacity market. Pinsent Masons led SUSI Partners through the entire transaction including legal due diligence and leading them through the transaction.

Commissioning is scheduled for 2022 and the high-capacity battery will also provide services tendered by the transmission system operators EirGrid and SONI to stabilise the Irish electricity grid and to balance the fluctuating feed-in from wind farms.

The Pinsent Masons team was led by Richard Murphy (Picture), and included Matthew McMurray, Michael Hamill, Cora McLaughlin, David Ross, Hannah Megarry, Ciaran McNamara and Louise Davison.

Involved fees earner: Michael Hamill – Pinsent Masons; Matthew McMurray – Pinsent Masons; Ciaran McNamara – Pinsent Masons; Richard Murphy – Pinsent Masons; David Ross – Pinsent Masons;

Law Firms: Pinsent Masons;

Clients: Susi Partners;

Author: Giulia Di Palma