Our market leading energy team comprises surveyors, valuers, environmental specialists, project managers and town planners.

This blend of expertise enables us to provide sound independent advice on all aspects of an energy project, enabling our clients to take full advantage of the opportunities that the energy market presents.

We provide advice across all forms of energy including:

  • Anaerobic Digestion
  • Battery Energy Storage
  • Biomass
  • Combined Heat & Power
  • Demand Response
  • Electric Vehicle Charging
  • Energy from Waste
  • Hydropower
  • Onshore Oil & Gas
  • Solar
  • Wind

The team has successfully advised on in excess of 1,000 energy projects, on rural, commercial and industrial land and properties.

@ Charles Hardcastle
Charles Hardcastle
Head of Energy and Marine
0113 2031 091 email me about Charles
@ Amy Souter
Amy Nolan
01423 707810 email me about Amy
@ Greg Hilton
Greg Hilton
01223 326829 email me about Greg

Charles is a Partner, based in Yorkshire but who operates on a National basis across the country. He heads the Carter Jonas Energy and Marine Team which deals with a wide range of energy projects including wind, solar PV, hydro power, anaerobic digestion plants, biomass plants, peak power generators, clean coal, oil and gas, coal bed methane and energy storage projects.

The services provided in the energy sector include site referencing and transmission matters, site search and evaluation, feasibility studies, financial modelling, planning applications and site consents, landowner support and site promotion, due diligence, valuations, finance, site acquisitions and disposals, power brokerage, wayleave negotiations and feedstock procurement.

The Marine team manage a significant coastal portfolio around England through leases, licences, easements and consents. Activities within the area are varied and cover a wide range of issues such as port developments, marinas, moorings, jetties, cable and pipeline river crossings, outfalls and regulating and conservation leases and stakeholder liaison.

Outside of work, Charles is keen cricketer who also tries to maintain a handicap in golf and enjoys country pursuits.

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Partner in the Energy and Marine team. Experienced Environmental Consultant and Project Manager with particular expertise in energy and infrastructure developments. Advises on and manages projects from initial feasibility through to completion. Can provide professional advice and assistance with site screening, site search, feasibility, environmental impact assessment, planning, land matters, due diligence and valuation, contract agreements, financing, insurance, design and civils, grid connections, metering, power purchase and accreditation's.

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Energy specialist Greg Hilton is based out of Carter Jonas’ Cambridge office, One Station Square. He has more than 15 years’ experience in developing, delivering and managing renewable and conventional energy infrastructure, having worked in consultancy, investment and energy supply. Greg works with landowners, developers, investors, and businesses to develop and provide strategic advice on a range of energy technologies, including solar PV, flexible gas generation, electric vehicle charging, biomass and biogas.

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