Energy Assets & Butler Sherborn

Butler SherbornThe Energy Assets team are delighted to be working with Butler Sherborn, a diverse and well-established rural practice firm based in the Cotswolds with six offices covering Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and London.

Rural Services

Head of Rural Services is Richard Greasby MRICS FAAV, an experienced land agent who has been with the company since 2005.  The Rural Department offers a wide range of services including Farm Agency, Valuations, Equestrian, Farm & Estate management, and Country House Consultancy.

In-House Energy Expertise

Butler Sherborn also offers a specialist and well-resourced Energy Department, run by Richard Palmer MSc MRICS, who also heads up the Estate Management Department.  Richard, who grew up on his family farm, has extensive experience in the energy sector as experience managing diverse rural estates.  He fulfilled a number of highly relevant roles at RWE nPower (energy purchasing; wholesale, retail and renewables valuations; product development and risk management) as well as working as an Energy Consultant at Eb4, Ecotricity and Utilyx.

Given Butler Sherborn?s energy resource and credentials, we were thrilled that Richard recognised the value in the Energy Assets highly specialised and niche service ? and that he believed it would complement his firm?s existing portfolio of energy services and their independent and impartial approach.  This in itself is testimony to Richard?s deep knowledge of the industry, and his understanding of the complex issues that Energy Assets can address for his landed clients.

Contact Butler Sherborn

To contact Richard Palmer, please email, call 01285 883740, or visit their website

Lucy Taylor

By: Lucy Taylor

Lucy is a Chartered Surveyor and Operations Manager at Energy Assets, liaising daily with developers, DNOs and lawyers, and always on hand to offer support and expert advice to clients and their agents.