About Rintaro Hirano

Rintaro Hirano is a partner in the energy and infrastructure practice team of Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu and advises utilities, developers, contractors and financial institutions on energy projects from conventional power plants (coal-fired and gas-fired) to renewable energy plants (solar, wind and biomass), and has extensive knowledge and experience of project finance in the energy field. He also regularly advises developers and utilities on long-term sale and purchase agreements of LNG. Since his secondment to JBIC, the Japanese development bank and export credit agency, in 2011-13, he has advised Japanese clients on international energy and infrastructure projects.

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