Power, Oil, Gas and Natural Resources


Power, Oil, Gas and Natural Resources


Oil and gas account for 41 percent of Bangladesh’s energy consumption. The sustained economic growth in the country over the last five years has led to concurrent growth in energy demand across industrial, transportation and commercial sectors. The government has permitted 100 percent FDI in almost all areas of oil and gas sector that includes exploration and production (E&P), oil marketing, refining, and oil product pipelines. The firm’s lawyers cover full range of oil and gas transactions from upstream to downstream, including pipelines, liquefied natural gas (LNG), distribution networks, trading and petrochemicals. This legal firm assists clients in development, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, privatizations, finance, tax, environmental or litigation work related to oil and gas transactions. The firm’s clients include public and private sector companies as well as foreign companies. The legal experts assists clients in negotiating exploration and Production Sharing Agreements, Gas Transmission Agreements, Farm-in Agreements, LNG Supply Agreement, Pipeline Transportation Contracts, Power Purchase Contracts, Fuel Supply Agreements, Shipping and Bulk Carriage Contracts, Contracts for the Purchase and Leasing of Rigs and other drilling equipments, Natural Gas Gathering and Processing Agreements, Leasing agreements for mines etc. SK Associates have been involved in the establishment or financing of a large number of projects in Bangladesh. The lawyers were also involved with acquisitions and disposals. They have a strong track record of advising governments and private sector clients in implementing their projects and earnings related to energy trading The energy and resources groups and world largest business houses observes local and international various industry trends and development track records, establishment or financing large project. Such as developments in nuclear power, to help give its client the edge on issues that continues to dominate the energy and infrastructure sector of Bangladesh. The legal team concerning nuclear power plant, are committed to provide best and highest level of services in association with global law firms for complex regulatory frameworks.