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 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 ...
]]>
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. ...
]]>
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 ...
]]>
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 ...
]]>
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 ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=654 Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 +0200
A Review of Asset Retirement Obligations of Nigerian Oil Companies https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=653 Kelechi Isaac Ojukwu

Asset Retirement Obligation (ARO) is becoming the focus of many oil and gas companies around the world. It is a critical aspect of the Exploration and Production business which has suffered professional ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=653 Mon, 27 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Addendum OGEL 5 (2019) - The Baltic Pipe in Context: The Geopolitical and Normative Analysis https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=652 Jędrzej Górski

The Baltic Pipe project, defined as "infrastructure connecting the Polish gas transmission system with Norwegian Continental Shelf through the Danish gas transmission system," has been ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=652 Tue, 23 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Policy Shift to Impact Renewable Energy Projects in Mexico https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=651 Lilia Alonzo, Vera De Brito de Gyarfas, Aldo Alberto Jáuregui Garcia, Alejandro López Ortiz, Julio M. Martínez, Ariel Ramos, José L. Valera

Between April and May 2020, the Mexican federal government, through the Ministry of Energy, the Energy Regulatory Commission, and the National Center for Energy Control, issued a new set of regulations ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=651 Mon, 22 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200
Can the New Algerian Hydrocarbon Law Revitalise the Oil & Gas Sector? https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=650 Rym Loucif

(Minor revision 13/07/2020) Algeria introduced a new hydrocarbon law in January 2020.[1] The new law clarifies many areas of uncertainty and introduces a certain flexibility in the conduct of Upstream ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=650 Mon, 22 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200
State Immunity and UK Legal Actions Involving Kurdish Oil and Gas https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=649 Rex J. Zedalis

UK case law applying section 14 of the State Immunity Act of 1978 has essentially refused to extend protection to sub-central governmental units, unless the disputes in which those units are embroiled ...
]]>
https://www.ogel.org/journal-advance-publication-article.asp?key=649 Mon, 22 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0200