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Energy Services: Deepening Integration through Political and Economic Cooperation

Rupa Chanda

in Integrating Services in South Asia: Trade, Investment, and Mobility

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198069959
eISBN:
9780199080021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198069959.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Foreign investment is contributing to regional cooperation in the South Asian energy sector. This chapter assesses the scope for regional energy cooperation in South Asia and the associated ... More


Is India a Sustainable Dream?

Kshama V. Kaushik and Kaushik Dutta

in India Means Business: How the Elephant Earned its Stripes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198072614
eISBN:
9780199081592
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198072614.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter evaluates India's chances of achieving an economic growth rate of more than nine percent under its Eleventh Five-Year Plan. While the Indian economy is going through its most remarkable ... More


Sida Aid in Electricity and Natural Resource Projects in Zambia

Clark C. Gibson

in The Samaritan's Dilemma: The Political Economy of Development Aid

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780199278855
eISBN:
9780191602863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199278857.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The incentive structures for several actors in the action arenas of three Sida-supported projects in Zambia are identified using the Institutional Analysis and Development (IAD) framework, to examine ... More


Energy Security as Denmark's Heavy-Handed Regulation Loosens

Anita Rønne

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses the Danish experience in energy security matters. It describes and evaluates the existing constraints, the available options, and the means chosen to meet the challenge of ... More


A New Role for the State—Energy Regulatory Reform in Denmark

Anita RØnne

in Regulating Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299874
eISBN:
9780191714931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299874.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses energy regulation in Denmark. Topics covered include the Danish energy sector, the energy reform, co-regulation of the monopoly parts of the electricity and gas industries, and ... More


Energy Resources Management in Russia: Policy and Law

Irina Krasnova

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/9780199532698.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter focuses on the fuel and energy sectors in Russia with emphasis on energy policy and legislation. It examines the traditional hydrocarbons, hydropower, nuclear energy, and alternative ... More


Norway: Security of Supply in Liberalized Energy Sectors: A New Role for Regulation

Ulf Hammer

in Energy Security: Managing Risk in a Dynamic Legal and Regulatory Environment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199271610
eISBN:
9780191709289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199271610.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter examines how Norway has handled security of supply in its liberalized energy markets. It focuses on the hydropower and gas sectors. It notes that these sectors have followed parallel ... More


Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Donald N. Zillman, Martha M. Roggenkamp, Lila Barrera-Hernández, and Iñigo del Guayo

in Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter first sets out the purpose of the book, which is to discuss the role of networks in the energy sector, how these networks have developed, are being regulated, and what the impact can be ... More


European Union Regulation and Competition Policy among the Energy Utilities 1

Richard Green

in Competition Policy in the EU: Fifty Years on from the Treaty of Rome

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199566358
eISBN:
9780191722790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566358.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, International

This chapter discusses EU policy towards the energy utilities — gas and electricity companies — which were traditionally regulated monopolies, but have gradually been liberalized. The rules for this ... More


The Development of Electricity and Gas Networks in Russia

Sergey S. Seliverstov and Ivan V. Gudkov

in Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.003.0021
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

This chapter provides an overview of the dramatic reforms which have been taking place in the Russian energy sector, focusing on the development of the electricity and gas networks. It provides an ... More


Energy Networks and the Law: Innovative Solutions in Changing Markets

Martha M. Roggenkamp, Lila Barrera-Hernández, Donald N. Zillman, and Iñigo del Guayo (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199645039
eISBN:
9780191738647
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645039.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Public International Law

Networks such as cables and pipelines are essential for a functioning energy market. This book provides an overview of the legal challenges this poses in the modern world. The construction and use of ... More


Voluntary Approaches and Formal Regulation: Climate Change and Canada’s Energy Sector

Alastair R. Lucas and Veronica Potes

in Regulating Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299874
eISBN:
9780191714931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299874.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In the late 1990s, voluntary initiatives and particularly the Voluntary Challenge and Registry Program (VCR), were thought to be preferred instruments for implementing Canada's commitments under the ... More


The Future of an Economy Based on Oil Exploitation: The Mexican Case

José Juan González

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/9780199532698.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter analyses Mexico's energy sector from the following perspectives: the importance that the oil industry has had in the Mexican economy since it was nationalised in 1938, taking into ... More


The Evolution of the Sector-Specific Regulatory Framework

Kim Talus

in EU Energy Law and Policy: A Critical Account

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199686391
eISBN:
9780191766268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686391.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses the evolution and status quo of sector-specific regulation. It covers the development of the rules on power generation, third party access, unbundling, various derogations and ... More


Are We There Yet? The Long Road to South America's Energy Future

Lila K. 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/9780199532698.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

This chapter discusses the future of South America's (SA) energy sector. The idea of looking beyond a carbon economy assumes that countries are focusing their efforts on alternatives to fossil fuels. ... More


Building a Pro-Worker, Pro-Union Climate Movement

Lara Skinner

in Labor in the Time of Trump

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501746598
eISBN:
9781501746611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501746598.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter outlines tensions among unions in the energy sector and debates about a pro-climate, pro-worker agenda. Proposals for “green jobs” that protect the environment do not ensure good, union ... More


Sustainable Energy Development in Latin America and Donor Driven Reform: What Will the World Bank Do?

Lila K. Barrera-HernÁndez

in Regulating Energy and Natural Resources

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199299874
eISBN:
9780191714931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199299874.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

The social and environmental impact of past donor induced reform and the resulting regulatory models in use in Latin America have contributed to giving International Financial Institutions (IFIs) a ... More


A Primer on Dubai’s Energy Sector

Mahmoud Al Iriani and Eshrak al Maamari

in The Economy of Dubai

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198758389
eISBN:
9780191818325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758389.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International, Development, Growth, and Environmental

During the last four decades, the emirate of Dubai has witnessed rapid economic growth that resulted in more activities across all sectors of its economy. The energy sector has been an important ... More


Increasing Access to Clean Energy in Africa: Challenges and Initiatives  

Fui S. Tsikata, Abeeku Brew-Hammond, and Y. B. Osafo

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/9780199532698.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Africa's development is weighed down by the fact that energy consumption and access to modern energy services are the lowest in the world today. A relatively small number of African countries are ... More


Varieties of Clean Energy Transitions in Europe: Political-Economic Foundations of Onshore and Offshore Wind Development

Stefan Ćetković, Aron Buzogány, and Miranda Schreurs

in The Political Economy of Clean Energy Transitions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198802242
eISBN:
9780191840586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198802242.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The chapter adopts a novel approach for classifying different types of national political economies and studying their impact on renewable energy transitions. It analyses in an historical perspective ... More


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