René Frisdahl Jensen is specialised within energy and supply law and has more than 20 years' experience within the area. René has in-depth business insight and knowledge of the regulation across different supply sectors and advises a large number of Danish and international clients on regulatory issues, complex contracts, disputes and transactions within the energy and supply area. He also advises on projects concerning renewable energy, green change-over and intelligent energy solutions.
René has previously been employed as a commercial and energy counsellor at the Permanent Representation of Denmark to the European Union in Brussels and as a special consultant at the Danish Energy Agency.
René conducts cases before the courts and complaint boards within energy and supply and further advises on EU law and international legal relations in the energy and supply sector.
He often gives lectures, holds courses and writes articles and books concerning topics within his areas of expertise.
René is highlighted in the following international legal directories:
Legal500 - Energy (Recommended Lawyer and Next Generation Partners)
René Frisdahl Jensen has great knowledge of specific and intense regulation that our organisation is subject to. He is stable and with great insight both in current regulation and new rules and practice.
Legal 500, 2022
New regulation of hydrogen and a pilot project on carbon capture storage
6 January 2023
EU proposal for new emergency intervention may accelerate the green transition
16 November 2022
Agreement on Power-to-X ensures new opportunities
17 March 2022
New political agreement concerning regulation of the charging point market
1 November 2021
Horten has assisted EWII with the acquisition of the electricity distribution grid on Bornholm
27 May 2021
Historic energy island in the North Sea
5 February 2021
Horten assists with the investment in Sustainable Bio Solutions Aabenraa K/S
27 November 2020
Two new partners at Horten
6 January 2020
The purchase option scheme is phased out, and new schemes are introduced for adjoining properties of renewable energy plants
25 November 2019
New national network for asset management
6 November 2019
Market dialogue concerning a technology neutral tender in 2019
7 May 2019
Horten recognised as leading law firm by Legal 500
12 April 2019
Surplus wind and solar energy can be stored in the natural gas network
8 April 2019
How can energy regulation promote a green and renewable gas sector?
2 April 2019
Decision to establish the Baltic Pipe
3 December 2018
The Energy Board of Appeal changes termination of reservation concerning Skagerrak 4
16 July 2018
Broad political majority behind green energy agreement
4 July 2018
Government proposal: Energy must be more green and cheaper
1 May 2018
Power Purchase Agreements – a driver for the green transition