Manages the work of our Energy Law Team. Has over ten years of experience in legal counseling in the field of Energy Law, Anti-Trust Law, public aid and all matters related to acquiring and settlement of EU subsidies.
Kacper Skalski specializes in Energy Law advisory services for energy companies, trading companies, electricity and natural gas suppliers, energy-intensive and industrial consumers. He advises in the process of negotiations of strategic electricity and natural gas sale agreements for industrial consumers.
As part of the ongoing legal support, he provides advisory services on Energy Law to Polish and foreign electricity and gas sellers, RES energy producers and the largest industrial consumers. He ensures that trading companies and industrial consumers run their licensed operations in compliance with the provisions of the Energy Law, in particular in the area of redemption of property rights arising from Certificates of Origin, settlement of the excise duty on electricity, and the fulfillment of the license obligations towards the Energy Regulatory Office, ARE, Customs Office, ACER, Ministry of Energy and other state authorities.
In recent years, he has implemented exemptions for energy-intensive companies from the excise duty on electricity, reliefs for industrial consumers and excise duty refunds for energy-intensive companies in the total amount of more than PLN 8 million.
He has also successfully represented investors before the President of the Energy Regulatory Office and obtained several licenses under the Energy Law, in particular licenses for trading electricity, licenses for trading natural gas and for trading natural gas internationally. He represented energy companies in numerous proceedings under the Energy Law before the President of the Energy Regulatory Office and the Court of Competition and Consumer Protection. During the past year he has advised in the process of concluding electricity sale agreements for a total volume of over 800GWh and natural gas of more than 2000GWh.
He also provides advisory services in all aspects of the use of Community funds. He has delivered such services in the process of acquiring and settling subsidies for the largest energy projects in Poland. He conducted a number of due diligence procedures regarding the correctness of the use of EU funds. He represented beneficiaries in disputes regarding imposed financial corrections for projects which received funding.
Former member of the Polish Olympic Team in the 400m dash. Interestingly, he never lost his interest in sport and now provides legal services for the best Polish athletes and athletes’ management agencies, and he still competes in MTB marathons and duathlon.
English – fluent