30 July 2019

The Burges Salmon team, led by Energy corporate partner Camilla Usher-Clark advised the shareholders of YHHL on all legal aspects of the deal, which sees the sale to JLEN of 100% of the shares in YHHL, which owns the Kirkthorpe, 500kW single turbine hydro project on the river Calder and the Thrybergh, twin screw 260kW hydro project on the river Don; plus a 1.2MW battery co-located at Thrybergh.

Mark Simon, director of YHHL says: “We are grateful to Camilla at Burges Salmon for her specialist legal advice and expert sector knowledge, which enabled us to complete this transaction successfully with John Laing Environmental Assets Group.” 

Camilla Usher-Clark adds: “We are delighted to have worked closely with YHHL’s board and owners on the deal, which has seen the transfer of ownership of two of the three largest hydropower stations built in England this century and the first commercial battery co-located with hydropower.”

Key contact

Camilla Usher-Clark

Camilla Usher-Clark Partner

  • Corporate
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Co-operatives

Subscribe to news and insight

Burges Salmon careers

We work hard to make sure Burges Salmon is a great place to work.
Find out more