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- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
This book addresses the fundamental issues underlying the debate over electric power regulation and deregulation. After decades of the presumption that the electric power industry was a natural monopoly, recent times have seen a trend of deregulation followed by panicked re-regulation. This important book critically analyses this controversial area... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 79.00
This publication examines the legislation and regulations governing the peaceful uses of nuclear energy in eastern European countries. It covers 11 countries from Central and Eastern Europe and 12 countries from the New Independent States: Albania Armenia Azerbaijan Belarus Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Czech Republic Estonia Former... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 33.00
The objective of this Act is to ensure adoption of the necessary safety measures to protect against radiation from radioactive materials and radiological equipment and to limit the detrimental effects of such radiation. An effort shall be made to ensure that all exposure to radiation resulting from any practice covered by this Act shall be as low... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2007; US$ 84.00
One of the main missions of nuclear regulators is to protect the public, and this cannot be completely achieved without public confidence. The more a regulatory process is transparent, the more such confidence will grow. Despite important cultural differences across countries, a number of common features characterise media and public expectations regarding... more...
- De Gruyter 2012; US$ 266.00
This new edition will be of special value in providing timely information about European atomic energy law. The heart of the compendium is a thorough presentation of the Euratom Treaty, including all of its component regulations, directives, and relevant decisions by the European Commission and European Court of Justice. There is an ongoing... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 210.00
This volume examines the overall legal situation concerning energy grid expansion. Commentaries are included on NABEG [Grid Expansion Acceleration Act], EnLAG [Energy Line Expansion Act] and EnWG [German Energy Industry Act]. Open publication ]]> more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 133.00 US$ 115.27
Despite bringing prosperity, industrialisation generally leads to increasing levels of pollution which has a detrimental impact on the environment. In response, legislation which seeks to control or prevent such impact has become common. Similarly, climate change and energy security have become major drivers for the regulatory regimes that have... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 40.00
This timely book examines the role played by regional authorities in the EU in the transition towards renewable energy. Drawing on both academia and practice, the expert contributors explore some of the key legal questions that have emerged along the energy transition path. Specific attention is paid to support mechanisms, administrative procedures... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2015; US$ 60.00
Governments around the world have been trying to find ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for decades. This detailed Handbook considers the spectrum of legal and market-based instruments as well as strategies and policies adopted around the world and suggests more effective, comprehensive and responsive ways of managing climate change mitigation. more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 69.99
Comparing Germany?s and Brazil?s government perspectives, Sybille Roehrkasten reveals that the ideas on global renewable energy governance are highly contested. In her study, the author sheds light on the politics behind the definition of global governance issues, focusing on two pioneers in the worldwide promotion of renewables and two decisive players... more...