Wind Prospect provides advisory and energy resource services through all stages of the project lifecycle and on multiple technologies. From onshore and offshore to solar, the Advisory team also work globally on projects worldwide across Europe, Australia, North and South America, Africa and Asia.
We have experience working with banks, equity and balance sheet financing. Our dedicated team of consultants can conduct work in French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish. Our resource assessment specialists are available to perform wind and solar energy resource assessments.
The advisory and energy resource services team provides the following services:
Obtaining quality due diligence services during the acquisition, sale or financing of a renewable energy project is essential to ensure that there are no issues that could hinder the profitability or viability of a project.
Typically due diligence includes reviews of:
• Site Appreciation
Our highly skilled wind resource team has assessed wind energy resource and site conditions worldwide. We use specialist software such as WindPro, WindFarmer and WAsP as well as more advanced CFD modelling.
Wind Prospect provides site conditions assessments to give confidence in the suitability of the WTG model, selected for a particular onshore or offshore site, and possibly affect the terms of turbine supply agreement. These are highly recommended for sites where site conditions are close to the limit of the IEC class.
Wind Prospect offers all levels of negotiation services, from technical advisor through to overall management of negotiation including the provision of advice at tender stage.
Wind Prospect offers audits of operating wind farm projects including:
o Contractual availability review
• Power curve review
Feasibility studies can look at a large portfolio of potential sites to highlight the most viable candidates, or focus on one project to ensure that there are no significant outstanding issues before proceeding to development.
In addition to wind, our resource team can also offer solar resource assessment, including:
We use a variety of solar insolation data to minimise uncertainty.
In addition to the services detailed above, we are happy to offer more general advice and consultancy on topics related to wind and solar projects. Please contact us to discuss how Wind Prospect can tailor our services to fit your needs.