The projects of Zelya Energy are custom-defined and diverse.
Our assignments range from conducting technical studies and audits, market research, regulatory assessments, due diligence on assets and companies, to strategic analysis.
We have worked with both public and private clients, on projects and territories located in France, Europe and around the world.
Regulatory Expertise & Strategy
Studies and assistance on the regulation of gas and electricity infrastructure:
Incentive conditions for renewable energies: regulation, purchase tariffs for the electricity produced, green certificates
Rules and procedures for connection to gas and electricity networks
Stakes and procedures for developing conventional and renewable power plants
Other tailored studies:
Development strategy in the European gas sector
Sectoral studies: LNG, electricity distribution, green electricity production
Energy diversification strategy and supply security
Acquisition price assessment and investment advice
Due diligence for stakes in infrastructure: LNG, power plants, distribution networks
Diagnostics of companies in the gas and electricity sectors
Revenue simulation & business plan: estimation of future cash flows, validation of operation and investment cost assumptions
Financial modelling; Financial valuation of electricity production assets; Estimation of selling price of a plant, of gas and electricity networks
Advice on the purchase and sale of power plants
Audits and technical expertise
Sizing of solar and wind farms and definition of technological choices
Studies of rehabilitation of hydroelectric plants
Studies and optimisation of electrical connection
Site visits and technical audits on behalf of energy groups
Technical due diligence of gas and electricity networks, power plants
Web applications and dashboards
Web and mobile application for real-time monitoring of your wind and solar production park
Real-time analysis of shutdowns and alarms of power plants; automatic generation of weekly and monthly audits
Management and enrichment by the OpenData of electricity flow databases
Real-time analysis and interpretation systems of electricity production and consumption data
Examples of missions / Case studies
Due diligence and evaluation of a 47 MW wind portfolio
This mission was carried out on behalf of a Western European electrician, wishing to invest in a French...
Entry strategy into a European gas market
Zelya Energy advised an Energy Group on its strategy to enter the Spanish gas market. Zelya was solicited to...
Investment strategy in wind and hydroelectricity in Europe
Zelya Energy advised an Investment Bank on its investment strategy in renewable energy electricity...
Optimization of the performance of a wind farm
This consulting assignment is one example among many others, very similar, aiming to: Diagnose the risk of...
Optimization of the performance of a wind farm: Diagnosis, Evaluation and Recommendations
This advisory mission is an example among many others, very similar, aiming to: diagnose the risk of...
Other examples of intervention :
- Assignment to value the weighted average cost of capital for French gas and electricity infrastructures ;
- Analysis of the performance of renewable power plants; data integration and establishment of dashboards for operational and managerial directions ;
- Regulatory due diligence: gas, power plant projects;
- Analysis of the Romanian heat sales model contracts, proposed by ANRE (energy regulator), in the context of the purchase of a heat network and cogeneration units;
- Business plan and price estimation of a Belgian electricity producer, in the context of its capital increase and support to the term sheet of negotiations with investors;
- Technical audits of micro-hydro power plants, wind farms and solar plants;
- Analysis of the institutional and regulatory framework in Italy related to the activities of gas procurement, supply, importation and transportation;
- Analysis of the regulatory framework of the Spanish gas market and implementation of a strategy for a new entrant ;
- Due diligence of wind farms (several GW) ;
- Assistance in the development of thermal and renewable power plants (several GW) ;