Under the package, exploration permit and authority to prospect rent payable may be waived for a period of 12 months.
Johnson Winter & Slattery
New competition laws will apply to generators and suppliers of electricity as of 10 June 2020.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Laws introducing the offence of industrial manslaughter in the resources sector were passed by Queensland Parliament.
Cooper Grace Ward
The goal of the Advancing Hydrogen Fund is to position Australia as a world leader in hydrogen export and production.
The bill creates significant potential liability for employers and senior officers in the Queensland resources industry.
NSW amendments will encourage investment in renewable energy projects, while a review of Qld's energy laws is underway.
Spruson & Ferguson
Linked are a great example of an Australian business that is innovating for a green future.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The government has supported the CEFC to provide a clean, innovative, safe and competitive Australian hydrogen industry.
This article discusses current issues facing the industry and its regulatory regime amid its rapid expansion.
Clyde & Co
The Free Trade Zone concept was first introduced by the 1973 Kyoto Convention (International Convention on the Simplification and Harmonization of Customs Procedures 1973). The 1973 Kyoto Convention...
Herbert Smith Freehills
On 30 January 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 to be a public health emergency of international concern.
The coal mining sector in India seems to have finally taken the last step towards its de-nationalisation after more than 40 years.
The Electricity Act, 2003 ('the Act') was enacted to consolidate and upgrade the then existing laws relating to generation...
The national lock-down has been extended till May 3, 2020. We set out the impact on renewable energy projects in India.
Khaitan & Co
On 17 April 2020, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, Government of India (MNRE) issued an office memorandum requiring all renewable energy implementing agencies to treat lockdown due to COVID-19 as ‘force majeure'.
The Electricity Act, 2003 (the "Electricity Act") was enacted to consolidate the electricity laws in India.
India has one of the largest networks of water channels in the form of rivers, creeks, canals and backwaters, and it provides an effective and economical means of transport.
It is an established fact that a robust power sector provides one of the fundamental underpinnings for modern socio-economic development.
The year 2019 was eventful for the Indian energy and infrastructure sector.