Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication https://www.ogel.org/ The Global Energy Law Portal en Copyright 2003-2017, Maris https://www.ogel.org/ https://www.ogel.org/grfx/logo.gif Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication 75 46 Western Sanctions on Russian Hydrocarbons: Twofold Effects https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=539 Andrei V. Belyi

February 2017 - The present text represents an update of my earlier analysis published in OGEL in 2014. The situation surrounding sanctions gained political interest, and additional complexities ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=539 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200
China's Massive Investments in Renewable Energy https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=538 Philip Andrews-Speed

In early January 2017, China's government announced a 2.5 trillion RMB (US$ 360 billion) investment programme in renewable energy as part of its 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-2020). This marks a continuation ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=538 Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200
A New Era for Capacity Mechanisms - Reviewing the European Commission's "Clean Energy for All Europeans" Legislative Package https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=537 Kaisa Huhta

The European Commission proposed an extensive legislative package for energy in late November 2016. Among other issues, this "Clean Energy for All Europeans" package addresses the ongoing, uncoordinated ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=537 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200
Russian Energy and the WTO: Overview of the Accession Negotiations of the Russian Federation and Final Commitments https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=535 Sergii Melnyk, Vitaliy Pogoretskyy

(Revised 18/01/2017) - This article consists of four sections. The following section provides a brief overview of WTO rules regulating energy. The purpose of this section is to show that energy ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=535 Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200
Coal Consumption in China: Where is it Heading? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=534 Philip Andrews-Speed

December 2016 - Coal continues to be the bugbear of China's energy sector. When China’s current leadership took office in late 2012, they laid out a number of key policy priorities directly relevant ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=534 Mon, 02 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200
"Cash or Gas" The Quest for Balancing the Imbalance (addendum OGEL 4 (2016)) https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=533 Tomás Lanardonne

"Cash-or-Gas, the quest for balancing the imbalance" is a journey through Gas Balancing Agreements (or GBAs) and the two classic in-kind or cash balancing remedies used between co-owners of a gas ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=533 Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200
Local Content and the Marginal Fields Programme: Challenges for Indigenous Participation in the Nigerian Oil Industry https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=532 Elimma C. Ezeani, Chinwe Nwuke

(minor revisions 22/12/2016) The upstream oil sector in Nigeria since the discovery of oil in the 1950s has been dominated by international oil companies. To revise this situation and learning from ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=532 Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200
Oil and Gas Arbitration in the MENA Region https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=531 Corina Gugler, Floriane Lavaud, Martin Ubbens

The MENA region is the host of the largest natural oil and gas reserve in the world. More than half of the world's proven oil and gas reserves are located in this region. In 2014, the total value ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=531 Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0200
Regulatory and Policy Issues for Natural Gas Supply to Power Markets: Examining the Energy Supply Crisis in Nigeria https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=525 Tade Oyewunmi

(Minor revisions 08/11/2016) For countries with large proven gas resources like Nigeria, the regulation and allocation of gas supply as exports via LNG and domestic supply to highly gas-dependent ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=525 Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200
Reflections on a Blueprint for the Restoration of the Libyan Petroleum Industry and its Institutional Reform https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=515 Waniss A. Otman

It is clear to most that a prolongation of the current Libyan internal security situation is undermining the welfare and interests of the Libyan people and, potentially, the territorial integrity ...
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=515 Wed, 11 May 2016 00:00:00 +0200