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Published: 20 December 2007

1,616 Pages


ISBN: 9780199217199

Bookseller Code (AU)

Energy Law in Europe

National, EU and International Regulation

Second Edition

Edited by Martha Roggenkamp, Catherine Redgwell, Anita Rønne, and Iñigo del Guayo

  • A fully updated, comprehensive review of the most important legal developments in all parts of the energy chain in the European Energy sector since the last edition, with new treatment of Poland amongst the nine key energy-producing jurisdictions
  • Analyses in detail the national, regional (EU) and international dimensions of energy law and policy, with separate chapters on international law affecting the energy sector and environmental law, the Energy Charter Treaty and EU regulation of the energy sector
  • Examines both the legal framework for the exploration and production of oil and gas, the gas and electricity sector, and the consequences of EC liberalization for these sectors, the (national) legal issues regarding the nuclear sector and the legal instruments promoting energy savings, efficiency and renewables within the framework of the Kyoto protocol
  • Written by a team of specialist academics and practitioners offering in-depth coverage of energy law, trade and regulation at national and international levels

New to this Edition:

  • New commercially focused chapter on standard agreements in European Energy Trade
  • New chapter on EU External Relations in the energy sector, which serves to highlight increased cooperation in the energy field with key actors such as Russia, and to locate EU energy developments within a wider Euro-Mediterranean context
  • To reflect the increased emphasis on transborder cooperation, the book will include new sections in each national chapter focusing on bilateral and plurilateral cooperation within the EU context, complementing the treatment in the EU external relations chapter
  • New national survey chapter on Energy Law in Poland

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