REOI for Legal Consultant for Barbados Onshore Wind PPP Project

  • ISSUE DATE AND TIME: Jun 07,2023 17:48
  • CLOSING DATE AND TIME: Jun 26,2023 23:59

The PPP Transaction Advisory Department of the International Finance Corporation (“IFC”); a member of the World Bank Group; is in discussions with the Government of Barbados (“GoB”) through the Ministry of Energy and Business (“MoE”; or the “Client”) to support the Client on due diligence; transaction structuring; and implementation of a competitive tender process to attract a private sector lead sponsor to design; build; operate; and maintain a 30-50 MW onshore wind farm (the “Project”).   In relation to the Project; IFC is looking to retain an international law firm (the “Consultant”) to provide legal support in relation to the Project and to undertake the scope of work detailed below. The Consultant will select; subcontract and supervise a Barbadian law firm (the “Subconsultant”) to support it in the performance of its scope of work in relation to any local law issues.  The Consultant will oversee the work-product of the Subconsultant to ensure quality and will be responsible for managing the timing and manner of input from the Subconsultant. References in this REOI to the Consultant shall include the Subconsultant; unless the context otherwise requires.

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