US Energy and Infrastructure Trends Update

日時:2022年6月29日(水) 10:00〜11:30
主催:Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP、一般財団法人海外投融資情報財団(JOI)
Time and Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 10:00h-11:30h (JST)
Location: Webinar (Live and On-demand streaming)
Sponsors: Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Japan Institute for Overseas Investment (JOI)


◆General Introduction(Sean Conaty, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Tokyo)

◆FERC(Shemin Proctor, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Washington, DC)
・Basic introduction and role in merger approvalーcommon hurdles and how to overcome them
・FERC enabling environment for particular types of projects. Potential changes to composition of FERC and likely impacts to agenda
・LNG export facilities, shale gas development. Impacts of current situation (including Covid, War in Ukraine)
・Renewables and transmission

◆Energy Storage(Douglas Dua, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, New York)
・Trends in stand-alone utility scale projects vs bolt-on projects vs co-located
・Structuring considerationsーimpacts on revenue stream (arbitrage, payments for demand response benefits etc) and financing
・Considerations for new technologies outside of Li-ion
・Tax equity aspects / benefits

◆CCUS(Robert McNamara, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Houston)
・Trends in CCS vs CCUS
・Structuring considerationsーimpacts on financing
・Technology and costsーtrends
・Interaction with blue hydrogen (as mentioned this is a big focus of Japan’s hydrogen strategy)
・Tax equity aspects / benefits

◆Infrastructure / P3 updates(James Head, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Washington, DC)
・$1.5 trillion infrastructure bill
・The specialist funding institutions and benefits available
・Railway rehabilitation and other matters
・Other P3 updates

◆Nuclear(George Borovas, Managing Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, Tokyo)
・Nuclear comeback around the world
・US policies in support of new nuclear
・Emergence of SMR technologies


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