North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has awarded a contract for financial advisory services in connection with the implementation of the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP).

The contract was awarded to lead financial advisor Amberside Advisors Ltd.

The NLHPP is NLWA’s project to construct an Energy Recovery Facility and associated plant to replace the existing energy from waste facility at the Edmonton EcoPark, which is expected to reach the end of its operational life around 2025.

Neil Rutledge, Director, Amberside Advisors Ltd, commented:
“We are delighted to be appointed by the North London Waste Authority to advise on the optimal funding strategy and provide supporting financial advice for the redevelopment of this major infrastructure asset, which is of national significance.”

Amberside Advisors Ltd is an independent consultancy providing financial advice to large scale energy, infrastructure, accommodation and public services projects. Its clients include the public sector, large institutional investors and project sponsors. Recent mandates include advising Ofgem on policy changes for competitively tendering developer-built offshore transmission assets and introducing competition into new-build onshore transmission (Hinkley – Seabank connection).

Amberside Advisors is part of the Amberside group, made up of like-minded, complementary, businesses which include:

Amberside Advisors – corporate finance practice to the infrastructure and energy sectors –
Amberside Energy – technical advisory practice to the energy sector –
Amberside Capital – FCA-regulated fund manager with an infrastructure focus –
Amberside Accounting – ICAEW-regulated accountancy practice –