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Course Name Power Purchase Agreements
Course Code LAW 6566
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites
Course Description

Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) are agreements between a generator of electricity and a purchaser or off-taker. This course will study PPAs as they are used in Ontario’s electricity market, in other Canadian provinces and internationally. Students will examine typical contract structures applicable to conventional generation (e.g. gas), renewable generation (e.g. wind and solar), nuclear generation, and hydroelectric generation. The course will analyze characteristics of different types of generation technologies; the procurement of generation resources; how generation projects are financed, including tax ownership structures; the development of generation projects; and terms and conditions of PPAs.

Upcoming Offerings

Not currently scheduled

Specialization Energy and Infrastructure Law
Status Core
CPD Hours Eligible CPD Hours: LSUC (ON): 18.0 substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A

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