Sidley is at the forefront of the rapidly developing carbon capture market, representing clients on the full range of transactional, regulatory, and compliance issues. As industry interest in carbon capture technology continues to grow, the Sidley team handles landmark, market-shaping deals in this area and assists its clients in navigating carbon capture, utilization, and sequestration (CCUS) projects.
Collaborating seamlessly across numerous disciplines, including environmental, project development, project finance, tax, real estate, M&A, regulatory, and government strategies, our team assists clients with innovative strategies to meet reduced carbon and emissions goals, corresponding to an evolving industry standard. With entrepreneurial, civic, and governmental interest in carbon capture technology increasing, we offer a dedicated practice with extensive legal experience handling landmark deals and advising on the legislation, project development, and financing of carbon capture infrastructure, facilities, and storage.
Sidley is counsel to two out of three of the world’s large-scale CCUS projects, all of which are located in North America.