The area of law concerning energy and the environment is a dynamic one. Decisions are constantly being made at all levels, from international summits to local courts of law, which then filter down and affect law-makers, law students and ultimately members of the public. Energy Law and the Environment is the first book to consider the interrelations
The Relationship between Energy, the Environment Imperatives and Scientific Drivers. Regulation, Energy Resources and the Environment. The Regulatory Bodies. The International Dimension. European Energy Law and Policy. Trade, Competition and the Environment. The Regulation of the Coal Industry. Environmental Protection and Onshore Oil and Gas. The Exportation and Exploitation of Oil and Gas in the Marine Environment. Nuclear Energy and the Environment. The Electricity Supply Industry. Sustainable Energy and Climate Change.