Linklaters LLP is a leading global law firm with over 2,500 attorneys in 19 countries recognized for its expertise in the areas of corporate and banking law, commodities and derivatives. Linklaters’ climate change practice includes more than 25 lawyers who advise on an ongoing basis governments, large US and EU emitters and the majority of the leading global investment banks. Our knowledge of the California and Quebec cap-and-trade programs is deep. We act regularly on transactions involving California instruments and have worked closely with industry and trade associations on the definition of positions on issues raised in recent ARB rulemakings.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation, is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. Based in San Francisco, with 20,000 employees, the company delivers some of the nation’s cleanest energy to 15 million people in Northern and Central California. PG&E also offers customers a robust array of smart energy solutions that include award-winning energy efficiency, demand response, and solar programs and incentives. For more information, visit www.pge.com/environment.
Shell Oil Company is one of America’s leading oil and natural gas producers, natural gas marketers, gasoline marketers and petrochemical manufacturers. Shell, a leading oil and gas producer in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico, is a recognized pioneer in oil and gas exploration and production technology. Shell Oil Company is an affiliate of the Shell Group, a global group of energy and petrochemical companies, employing approximately 102,000 people and operating in more than 110 countries and territories.