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The Law of Energy for Sustainable Development

The Law of Energy for Sustainable Development

by Adrian J. Bradbrook
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521845254

ISBN-13: 9780521845250

Pub. Date: 08/15/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Bradbrook (U. of Adelaide, Australia), Lyster (U. of Sydney, Australia), Ottinger (Pace U., US), and Xi (Shanghai Jiao Tong U., China) present the proceedings of the inaugural colloquium of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Academy of Environmental Law, which took place in November 2003. The colloquium focused on the question

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Bradbrook (U. of Adelaide, Australia), Lyster (U. of Sydney, Australia), Ottinger (Pace U., US), and Xi (Shanghai Jiao Tong U., China) present the proceedings of the inaugural colloquium of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources Academy of Environmental Law, which took place in November 2003. The colloquium focused on the question of law reform in the energy sector and the 34 internationally-authored papers resulting are organized into section dealing with sustainable development and the role of energy law, legal issues in contemporary energy law, international energy law, comparative energy law, electricity restructuring, financing for sustainable energy, and civil society and the procedural requirements of energy law for sustainable development. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521845250
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/15/2004
Series:
IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Research Studies Series
Pages:
630
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.46(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Message from Kofi A. Annan, Secretary-General, United Nations; Introduction: a global learned society to address Earth's evolution: the IUCN Academy of Environmental Law Nicholas A. Robinson; Public lectures on international environmental law Alexandre Kiss; Part I. Sustainable Development and the Role of Energy Law: 1. Development and energy Jose Goldemberg; 2. The imperatives of energy for sustainable development Thomas B. Johansson; 3. 2020 energy demand of China and energy conservation Zhou Dadi; 4. Sustainable development and the Marrakech accords David Hodas; 5. Ethical implications Klaus Bosselmann; 6. Technological implications William Chandler; Part II. Legal Issues in Contemporary Energy Law: 7. Legal frameworks for energy for sustainable development Richard Ottinger; 8. Air pollution control laws: common but differentiated responsibilities for managing the atmosphere Nicholas A. Robinson; 9. Green pricing and green power marketing: demand-side mechanisms for promoting 'green power' in deregulated energy markets Alexandra S. Wawryk; 10. Agricultural renewable energy and its management in China Zhu Jian-guo; Part III. International Energy Law: 11. International law and global sustainable energy production and consumption Adrian J. Bradbrook and Ralph D. Wahnshafft; 12. Policy options Kui-Nang (Peter) Mak and Friedrich Soltau; 13. Financing energy for sustainable development Jayarao Gururaja; 14. The Clean Development Mechanism and the UNFCCC/Kyoto Protocol developments Maria Socorro Z. Manguiat; 15. The report of the World Commission on Dams: some implications for energy law Achim Steiner and Lawrence J. M. Haas; 16. International issues for sustainable development: IUCN perspective John Scanlon; 17. Enhanced implementation and enforcement of international environmental laws by the judiciary Alfred Rest; Part IV. Comparative Energy Law: 18. UNDP: China's energy portfolio Rusong Li; 19. Implementing the Kyoto Protocol beyond the WSSD at Johannesburg - the Japanese perspective Akio Morishima; 20. Strategy, policy, and law promoting renewable energy resources in China Wang Xi, Mao Runlin and Maggie Dong; 21. Energy development and utilization in Africa Ibibia Worika; 22. European energy law initiatives Bernhard Nagel; 23. The law of energy for sustainable development in Britain Andrew Warren; Part V. Electricity Restructuring: 24. Some environmental lessons from electricity restructuring Peter A. Bradford; 25. The implications of electricity restructuring for a sustainable energy framework: what's law got to do with it? Rosemary Lyster; 26. Electricity market liberalization and energy sustainability Barry Barton; Part VI. Financing for Sustainable Energy: 27. Financing clean energy for development Alan S. Miller; 28. Legal aspects of international project finance for sustainable energy development Donggen Xu; 29. Emissions trading systems Cao Ming-de; Part VII. Civil Society and the Procedural Requirements of Energy Law for Sustainable Development: 30. The role of civil society Svitlana Kravchenko; 31. Foundations in university education Michael I. Jeffery; 32. The role of the judiciary Paul Stein; 33. Access to justice and citizen enforcement John Bonine; 34. The business case and approach to sustainable energy Nick Wood; Index.

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