Renewable Energy

Boulder is the center of the new energy economy and BHGR is equipped to provide a range of legal services to developers, investors and entrepreneurs in the renewable energy and clean tech industries.

The firm draws upon the experience of its corporate and finance, intellectual property, environmental, water, real estate/land use, and construction lawyers to provide comprehensive legal services for wind, hydroelectric, solar, geothermal, photovoltaic, biofuel (ethanol and methane), clean coal, and green hydrogen, solid-state batteries, development projects, transmission projects, consulting and services, agreements, and intellectual property licensing, development, and commercialization. We assist clients with:


  • Forming a business venture or handling the disposition or acquisition of renewable energy development assets and projects
  • Financing, private placements, syndications, and venture capital financing
  • Purchase, lease, and easement agreements for solar and wind generation
  • Negotiating EPC agreements 
  • Litigation and arbitration relating to EPC agreements
  • Colorado Renewable Energy Standards
  • Legislative proposals
  • Land use, including zoning and entitlements
  • Licensing and permitting
  • Intellectual property protection and commercialization strategies
  • Power purchase agreements
  • Surface and groundwater permitting
  • Tax credits and other incentives
  • Litigation and dispute resolution

Practice Area Contact

Rudy E. Verner

Rudy E. Verner

Partner |  | 303.402.1600

Rudy Verner’s practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, federal and state appeals, and privacy and data security law.  As a litigator he has successfully handled matters relating to insurance coverage, business torts, contractual disputes, employment, construction, real estate, land use and natural resources. More…