Cross-border Pipelines and its Legal Aspects
Article from: OGEL 3 (2018), in Pipelines
The legal framework for cross-border pipelines - concerning both domestic and international pipeline models - remains rather complex. The pipelines are unique in their own way and are considered as a separate entity. As a result, there is no single regulation or legal means in controlling their operation. Two types of cross-border pipeline arrangements exist. The first is the domestic pipeline model, which is governed under national laws of a country through which the pipeline is passing. Since such pipelines can pass through different countries, such pipeline chain can have ...