Philippe Baert is an associate in the Brussels office of Clifford Chance. He advises on a wide range of cross-border M&A transactions, project financings and large infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on the renewable energy sector and the energy transition. He is a member of Clifford Chance’s worldwide construction group and clean Hydrogen taskforce where he focuses on midstream issues and structural elements of market design.
- Advised DESFA, the Greek gas transmission system operator, on its conclusion of a long-term "umbrella" cooperation agreement with NER JSC Skopje for the development, construction and operation of a 123km gas pipeline interconnection project between Greece and North Macedonia.
- Advised ThyssenKrupp on its bid to construct the very first industrial power-to-power gas installation in Belgium (Zeebrugge) converting renewable electricity into green hydrogen through electrolysis.
- Advising EuroAsia in connection with the development and construction of the flagship EuroAsia Interconnector project.
- Advising Elia in connection with the Modular Offshore Grid projects (MOG I and MOG II), specifically the regulatory and procurement aspects, structuring and negotiation of all project contracts (e.g. EPC, installation and fabrication).
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