Guest comment by Ian Coles on efforts to develop the mining industry in Afghanistan
Despite plentiful natural resources and a healthy domestic demand for energy, Australia's offshore renewable energy sector has lagged behind comparable jurisdictions.
Levy & Salomao Advogados
Corporate sustainability, in its environmental, social and governance pillars, has been a focal point of agendas for businesses globally for some time, and more recently it has also reached the mining sector.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In June 2021, the Bank for International Settlements released its working paper entitled "The pricing of carbon risk in syndicated loans: which risks are priced and why?" (the "Study").
MLT Aikins LLP
The energy transition to a low carbon future is well underway. Organizations across the globe are aggressively pursuing a multitude of opportunities and technology will play a crucial role in moving energy systems forward to address climate risk.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
As the spotlight on climate change intensifies, Canadian companies are facing additional scrutiny from regulators, investors and other stakeholders to meet environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The idea of pairing intermittent renewable energy sources such as wind and solar with hydrogen production and storage seems like a perfect match – creating the green hydrogen through electrolysis...
Welcome to the second of a three-part Energy Transition Series that will examine the changing legal and industry trends behind the emergence of the new renewable energy market.
Guzman Ariza Attorneys At Law
On September 27, 2021, President Luis Abinader issued Decree No. 608-21.
Eojourian & Georgiou
The European Green Deal was introduced in December 2019 targeting the transformation of the European Union economy whilst facing climate and environmental challenges.
PNGRB issues PNGRB (Technical Standards and Specifications including Safety Standards for City or Local Natural Gas Distribution Networks) Regulations, 2008...
Hydrogen is a naturally occurring element in a gaseous form, which requires extraction from compounds that contain it.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
In early August 2021, plant developer PT PJB Masdar Solar Energi (PMSE) announced that it had reached financial closing for the 145 MW Cirata floating photovoltaic solar power plant in West Java.
Several elements of the framework needed to construct and finance Ireland's offshore renewable energy infrastructure are being progressed in tandem.
This week saw the publication of two important consultations on decisions needed to progress several major renewable energy projects off the coasts of Ireland, as momentum to decarbonise the economy grows.
On September 30, 2021, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador sent a draft bill to the House of Representatives (Cámara de Diputados) that amends articles 25, 27, and 28 of the Mexican Constitution relating to energy issues.
Chevez Ruiz Zamarripa
El pasado 30 de septiembre de 2021 el Presidente de la República presentó ante la Cámara de Diputados del Congreso de la Unión la "Iniciativa de Decreto por el que se reforman los artículos 25, 27 y 28...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
As a follow-on to "Chapters 1, 2 and 3" in our series regarding regulatory developments in the Mexican power sector during 2020 and 2021, in this note we explore the proposed Constitutional amendment...
On October 1, 2021, an initiative sent by Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador ("AMLO") to reform Articles 25, 27 and 28 of the Mexican Constitution (the "Initiative") ...
The President of Nigeria recently signed the Petroleum Industry Act ("PIA") into law, putting an end to several years of uncertainties and promises to reform and modernise the regulatory framework...