The natural resources sector is actually going through a great expansion in Italy and the Firm has developed an important expertise in such area. The Firm provides a wide range of professional services from the very first steps of any NR-related line of cross-border business, including licenses/concessions. The Firm has also developed a significant expertise in the field of renewable resources and related power production projects, assisting its clients in the activities of drafting and negotiating supply agreements, energy management agreements, power sale and purchase agreements, tolling agreements, engineering and construction contracts, project financing. The Firm has also consolidated its experience in monitoring the legislative processes and regulation developments concerning the electricity and gas sectors, also being asked to participate in proceedings before the Italian Electric Power and Gas Authority. As far as the specific energy sector is concerned, the Firm regularly assists the main group of Italian gas-consuming industries. Moreover, the Firm advises on various legal issues one of the largest multinational company in the oil sector, in particular with regard to its Italian based refineries.