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Natural Gas Development and Land Use: Conflict between Legal Rights and its Resolution

Wang Mingyuan

in Property and the Law in Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579853
eISBN:
9780191722745
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579853.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Land is an important natural resource on which human beings depend for existence and development. Rights to land and rights to other natural resources such as mineral resources, water, forest, ... More


Carbon Law and Practice in China

Christopher Tung

in Legal Aspects of Carbon Trading: Kyoto, Copenhagen, and beyond

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199565931
eISBN:
9780191722028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565931.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Private International Law

China has had considerable success in establishing policy and legal bases for climate change action. A robust industry has grown up in support of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects despite ... More


China's Plight in Moving towards a Low-Carbon Future: Analysis from the Perspective of Energy Law

Wang Mingyuan

in Beyond The Carbon Economy: Energy Law in Transition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199532698
eISBN:
9780191701054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532698.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Although its historical greenhouse gas emissions are very low and per capita emissions are below the world average, China is the second largest emitter of greenhouse gases, next to the United States. ... More


Overview and Conclusions

Donald N. Zillman , Catherine Redgwell , Yinka O. Omorogbe , and Lila Barrera-Hernández

in Beyond The Carbon Economy: Energy Law in Transition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199532698
eISBN:
9780191701054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199532698.003.0024
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This book began with the hypothesis that there were reasons to doubt the stability of the present carbon economy. It has validated the assumption of the ‘carbon crisis.’ None of the authors and few ... More


Conclusion

Charles R. McElwee

in Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter concludes that while China's system of environmental law covers most of the necessary topics, its application leaves much to be desired. Some of the problems can be fixed easily while ... More


Product Requirements

Charles R. McElwee

in Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter focuses on regulations for manufactures and importers of products used in China that contain hazardous substances. These include the Chinese version of the European Directive ... More


Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Charles McElwee

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

In recent years, China's leaders have started to confront the environmental, economic, and social costs of unchecked development. China's increasing reliance on foreign oil has engendered national ... More


Legal Regulation of NIMBY Conflict in China

Wang Mingyuan and Li Bin

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity: Legal Change and Impact on Communities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198767954
eISBN:
9780191821783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198767954.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter elaborates on the internal mechanism for occurrence of ‘NIMBY conflicts’ in China. The ‘NIMBY conflict’—a social conflict caused by neighbouring residents boycotting the planned ... More


Introduction

Charles R. McElwee

in Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This introductory chapter first discusses the obstacles to the creation of an effective environmental law system in China. Some of these factors relate to the tenuous status of law in general, and ... More


Environmental History of China

Charles R. McElwee

in Environmental Law in China: Mitigating Risk and Ensuring Compliance

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195390018
eISBN:
9780190259730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195390018.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter focuses on China's environmental history. It discusses the traditional engagement with nature and how Mao not only changed the intensity of the conflict with nature, but also attempted ... More


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