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  • The End of a Natural Monopolyby Daniel H. Cole; Peter Grossman

    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...

  • Nuclear legislation in Central and Eastern Europe and the NISby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    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...

  • Nuclear Law Bulletin: Iceland: Act on Radiation Protection (8 April 2002)by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    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...

  • Nuclear Regulation Transparency of Nuclear Regulatory Activitiesby OECD Publishing; Nuclear Energy Agency

    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...

  • Europäisches Nuklearrechtby Wolf-Georg Schärf

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 224.00

    Die rechtlichen Fragen der friedlichen Nutzung der Kernenergie sowie die mit der Nutzung verbundenen Gefahren beschäftigen Juristen seit jeher. Der Abschluss des Treaty on non proliferation (NPT) 1968 sowie der Unfall von Tschernobyl 1986 waren Schlüsselpunkte für die Weiterentwicklung des internationalen und europäischen Nuklearrechts. Von... more...

  • Europäisches Atomrechtby Wolf-Georg Schärf

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 266.00

    Die Neuauflage schließt vor allem im deutschsprachigen Raum die Lücke über das Europäische Nuklearrecht, welches auch durch die Schaffung von neuen Richtlinien und Verordnungen immer wichtiger wird. Das Werk behandelt in der Einführung die Prinzipien und die internationalen Regelungen zumEuropäischen Nuklearrecht. Kernstück des Handbuchs... more...

  • NABEG / EnLAG / EnWGby Armin Steinbach

    De Gruyter 2012; US$ 210.00

    Das Gesetzespaket zur Energiewende im Jahre 2011 hat eine grundlegende Reform des Genehmigungsregimes im Energieleitungsbau mit sich gebracht. Die Neugestaltung des Rechtsrahmens durch das Netzausbaubeschleunigungsgesetz (NABEG) und die Novellierung des Energiewirtschaftsgesetzes (EnWG) betreffen den gesamten Planungs- und Genehmigungsprozess... more...

  • Environmental and Energy Lawby Karen Makuch; Ricardo Pereira

    Wiley 2012; US$ 133.00 US$ 119.70

    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...

  • Renewable Energy Law in the EUby M. Peeters; T. Schomerus

    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...

  • Research Handbook on Climate Change Mitigation Lawby G. Van Calster; W. Vandenberghe; L. Reins

    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...