Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication https://www.ogel.org/ The Global Energy Law Portal en Copyright 2003-2019, Maris https://www.ogel.org/ https://www.ogel.org/grfx/logo.gif Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication 75 46 Relationships Between Mining Companies and Local Communities under the 2011 Guinean Mining Code: An Analysis of the Legal Framework Governing LDAs and LEDFs https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=619 Hamidou Diogo Drame

The 2011 Guinean Mining Code (2011 MC) sets out the legal framework governing the relationships between mining companies and local communities. The negotiation of a local development agreement ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=619 Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200
CSR in Space: Corporate Social Responsibility Principles for the Space Industries https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=618 Thorbjørn Waal Lundsgaard

Laws already exist which govern space, as do corporate social responsibility (CSR) guidelines for companies operating on Earth and a growing movement pushing for legal clarity and a license to ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=618 Wed, 16 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Looking at Environmental Impact Assessment from a Transnational Petroleum Company's Perspective https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=616 Mona Agha Seyed Jafar Kashfi

Any petroleum project is likely to have environmental impacts which need to be assessed by experts before being implemented so that proper strategies for prevention, control and mitigation of those ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=616 Wed, 09 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Book Review Philip Andrews-Speed & Sufang Zhang, China as a Global Clean Energy Champion—Lifting the Veil, Palgrave-Macmillan 2019 (Palgrave Series in Asia and Pacific Studies) https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=615 William F. Fox

This volume, China as a Global Clean Energy Champion (hereafter "the book" or "China and Clean Energy") is a substantial contribution to energy research and scholarship. I am ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=615 Mon, 07 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200
The EU-Energy Package WTO Panel Report: Systemic Implications for EU Energy Policy on Pipelines Transportation of Natural Gas https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=614 Moritz Wüstenberg

In the EU-Energy Package dispute, Russia challenged some of the internal energy market liberalization measures of the European Union as inconsistent with WTO rules on several grounds. The findings ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=614 Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Canadian Experience with Social Licence to Operate https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=613 Rowland J. Harrison, Q.C.

In just a few years, the concept of ‘social licence to operate’ has emerged as the dominant consideration in the review of proposed resource development projects in Canada. ‘No ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=613 Thu, 05 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200
The Law of the Land. Practices, Policies and Regulations Regarding Access to Lands for Energy Projects in Mexico https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=612 Miriam Grunstein, Michelle Michot Foss

(Minor revisions 09/09/2019) In this article we analyze the complexities involving the legal framework concerning land access to energy companies and intend to contribute toward feasible solutions ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=612 Wed, 04 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Hardship in the Energy Sector https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=611 Guillian Baclin, David Haverbeke

The hardship theory, being a notion embodied in different legal systems in varied ways, such as the German "Wegfall der Geschäftgrundlage" or the French "Théorie de l'Imprévision", ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=611 Tue, 13 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200
The Social License to Operate in the OHADA Zone: Mapping an Emerging and Fragmented Concept in an Integrated Legal Space https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=609 John P. Belinga, Etienne Marque

The African continent is going through a profound period of change. For much of its recent history, its natural resources have been exploited with little consideration accorded to local communities ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=609 Thu, 01 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0200
Getting a Social License: Enough to Catch the Elusive Ghost in Town? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=608 Fritz Brugger

Natural resource extraction is a disruptive and inherently conflictual business. For the communities surrounding extractive operations, everything from livelihood opportunities to the visual landscape ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=608 Thu, 11 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200