Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication https://www.ogel.org/ The Global Energy Law Portal en Copyright 2003-2020, Maris https://www.ogel.org/ https://www.ogel.org/grfx/logo.gif Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Advance publication 75 46 Addendum OGEL 5 (2020) - The Legal, Environmental and Social Prospects of the Term 'Good Oilfield Practice' within the Onshore Upstream Oil Industry: Law in the Making? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=666 Mohammed Al-Najjar, A.F.M. Maniruzzaman

(Addendum 24/11/2020) Extractive activities, including petroleum onshore upstream operations, are confirmed to be causing severe social and environmental damage. A number of methods have been ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=666 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Evolutive Interpretation of Treaties - The Case of Green Hydrogen under the Energy Charter Treaty https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=665 Norbert Czerniak

The word "hydrogen" is nowhere to be found in the Energy Charter Treaty ("ECT or "Treaty"). Some readers may jump to the conclusion that green hydrogen is thus unprotected ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=665 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200
How Will EU Policies Shape the Clean Hydrogen Funding Landscape? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=664 Christopher Jones, William-James Kettlewell

European policy makers have recently acknowledged the major role that hydrogen will have to play in the EU energy system. Acting on this recognition, the Commission adopted a Hydrogen ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=664 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Virtuous or Vicious Circles? The Assessment of the Newly Adopted Angolan Local Content Decree for the Petroleum Sector https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=663 Berryl Claire Asiago

On 20 October 2020, the Angolan government passed Presidential Decree 271/20, ("PD 271/20") approving the new legal framework for the promotion of Local Content in the oil and gas sector. ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=663 Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Rebuilding the Texas Railroad Commission https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=661 James W. Coleman

This article explains how the Railroad Commission of Texas became the world’s most prominent oil and gas regulator and how it can become the world’s role model again. It explains how ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=661 Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0200
International Oil Spill Disputes https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=658 Kristoffer Svendsen

Oil spills are complicated. Recent spills illustrate how difficult it is to properly compensate harm and damages inflicted to life, health, property and the environment. Several of the latest oil ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=658 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Long-Term Sales and Purchase Contracts: To Be or Not To Be? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=657 Sergei Komlev, Mariya Nechaeva

Prospects of long-term contracts (LTCs) in international trade are a subject of an ongoing discussion. An alternative to long-term and medium-term contracts are short-term supplies and spot transactions. ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=657 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200
The Inevitability of Legal Flexibility over Certainty - the Case of Local Content Requirements in the Upstream Petroleum Sectors https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=656 Berryl Claire Asiago

The article applies doctrinal methodology to evaluate Kenya's and Norway's LC requirements. It highlights how both countries pursue(d) LC requirements and focus on the individual efforts placed ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=656 Tue, 15 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Managing Abandonment Issues in Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=655 Kelechi Isaac Ojukwu

Asset Retirement Obligation (ARO) will play a major role in the valuation of Nigerian petroleum assets, as well as in providing a regulatory mechanism which may be used to hold a licensee accountable ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=655 Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Harnessing Stand-Alone Bio-Energies in Nigeria: Some Policy and Regulatory Considerations https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=654 Kester Oyibo, Michael Uche Ukponu

Despite abundant conventional and renewable energy potentials, programmes and reforms such as the unbundling and privatization of the electricity industry, it is unfortunate that Nigeria has continued ...
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https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=654 Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200