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Published: 14 October 2021

864 Pages


ISBN: 9780198732471

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A new practitioner law publication

New Edition

International Energy Investment Law

The Pursuit of Stability

Second Edition

Peter Cameron

  • Includes foreword by Meg Kinnear, Secretary-General of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
  • The most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of stability in long-term energy contracts between investors and States yet undertaken
  • An in-depth analysis of the guarantees provided by investment treaty law (including BITs, USMCA/NAFTA, and the ECT) in enhancing contract stability in this vital economic sector (FET, the umbrella clause, legitimate expectations)
  • An exhaustive review of all known arbitration cases that concern direct and indirect expropriation in the energy sector in recent years, with particular emphasis on taxation issues and environmental aspects
  • Three highly detailed regional case studies of energy disputes in Latin America, Central/Eastern Europe and Africa (including Venezuela, Kazakhstan, and Nigeria)

New to this Edition:

  • Updated case coverage on all types of energy, now including renewable sources in addition to oil, gas, nuclear energy, and mining
  • New case study focusing on Africa, as well as updates to the Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia sections
  • Examines damages and settlement in energy cases and the challenges facing enforcement of awards
  • Updated environmental chapter addresses issues such as decommissioning and low carbon/climate change

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