This webinar will introduce the Open Solar Contracts – a suite of contracts for the development and financing of solar PV projects released on an open source basis. This is the culmination of work by IRENA, the Terrawatt Initiative, Reed Smith and a number of other leading law firms and consultants intended to accelerate deployment of solar PV worldwide.

Speakers: Bree Miechel Simon Harvey Victoria Westcott

Event Type: Webinar

Start Date/Time:
9 July 2019, 5:00 PM China Daylight Time
End Date/Time:
9 July 2019, 6:00 PM China Daylight Time

Having been launched on 13 June 2019 at the African Energy Forum in Lisbon, Portugal, these contracts are now available for use and comment here.

In this webinar, we will provide an overview of:

  • each of the agreements forming part of the suite of contracts (PPA, Implementation Agreement, Equipment Supply Agreement, Installation Agreement, O&M Agreement, and Financing Term Sheet)
  • how to use the contracts 
  • how the contracts operate together