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Corrs Chambers Westgarth
This discussion paper sets out a framework for the delivery of offshore clean energy projects in Commonwealth waters.
China
DeHeng Law Offices
我国固体矿产资源/储量分类规范的...
Dezan Shira & Associates
Beijing, Shanghai, and Zhejiang also have high fixed charged electricity fees per month.
Hong Kong
Mayer Brown
Vietnam is poised for a renewable energy boom, spurred by the increasing demand for energy. The country's revised National Power Development Plan
India
Economic Laws Practice
We are pleased to bring you the Infrastructure and Energy Digest for the month of December 2019, covering decisions and regulatory amendments of the previous month that impact the infrastructure and energy sectors in India.
Clarus Law Associates
The overarching legislative framework relating to the electricity sector in India is provided by the Electricity Act, 2003, which governs the generation, transmission, distribution and trading of electricity, ...
Economic Laws Practice
AP Power sector investments in limbo on tariff concerns.
Economic Laws Practice
To further the aim of setting up renewable projects, SECI/NTPC are required to pass speaking order to give a just solution to the developers
Economic Laws Practice
On August 4, 2015, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) issued a Scheme for setting up 2000 (two thousand) MW Grid connected Solar PV Projects.
Economic Laws Practice
The DISCOM is to release the EMD within 15 days of the date of issue of the letter of award to selected SPG(s).
DSK Legal
The KERC has passed an order on December 17, 2019 in respect of how energy injected into the grid prior to the execution of a wheeling and banking is to be treated.
Economic Laws Practice
The SHAKTI policy was expected to contribute towards the resolution of stressed assets.
DSK Legal
The CERC is the instant case decided to take the scheduled date of commissioning of the project as 13 months from the effective date of the PPA rather than the date of execution of the PPA.
DSK Legal
The APTEL on November 11, 2019, passed an order directing Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission to pass a new tariff order for power obtained from renewable sources.
DSK Legal
Central Electricity Regulatory Commission has issued a draft regulation, dated October 31, 2019, for sharing inter-state transmission charges and losses.
DSK Legal
All government land allotment for setting up a solar power plant, wind power plant or a hybrid power plant shall only be on lease hold basis.
DSK Legal
The MoP also noted that this reduction will also lead to reduction in the retail tariff for the consumer.
Economic Laws Practice
The amendment states that all land allotment done by the AP Government will be done only on a leasehold basis.
DSK Legal
Under the present bidding practice, the capacity won by a successful bidder is termed as the "contracted capacity", which is the capacity in AC terms, allocated for supply by that bidder under the power purchase agreement.
DSK Legal
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy ("MNRE") vide office memorandum dated November 6, 2019 has clarified that the RPO of OE consuming energy from hybrid wind-solar power plants shall be based on ...
Khaitan & Co
If the DISCOMs are able to implement the Guidelines effectively, this may open new opportunities for developers and would ensure cheaper power for rural consumers.
Phoenix Legal
Once an expert body has determined specific tariffs for power, it is not open to courts to interfere ordinarily in such matters, where the determination by such expert body does not suffer from any illegality or infirmity.
DSK Legal
The CCI on November 28, 2019 has given approval to the acquisition of 37.4% shareholding and joint control by Total Group in Adani Gas.
Hreem Legal
India is one of the fastest growing economies in the country with an ever-increasing requirement of energy consumption. Since, India is largely dependent...
HSA Advocates
I am pleased to share a brief overview and analysis of the renewable energy sector in India. I trust you will find this of value.
AZB & Partners
An important requirement of lenders to a mine based industry is to have valid encumbrances over the assets of the borrower. This note briefly discusses concerns around creation of encumbrances over certain mineral concessions.
Trilegal
Various initiatives taken by the government in 2018 have paved the way for greater opportunities for investments in the energy and infrastructure sector in India.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
As per the CSC Convention and section 4 of the Act, the liability of an operator would be strict based on the principle of no fault liability.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
The Exploration and Production basins usually mature in about 20-30 years.
Link Legal India Law Services
The Electricity (Amendment) Act, 2018 (‘Draft Amendments') proposed by Ministry of Power for amending the Electricity Act, 2003, aims to keep at pace with the changing market dynamics, increasing renewable capacity ...
Indonesia
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
Meanwhile, failure to obtain a commissioning certificate may subject the user to maximum imprisonment of five years and maximum fine of IDR 500 million.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MEMR) issued amendments to last year's Regulation 49/2018 on the Use of Rooftop Solar Power to encourage domestic use of solar energy.
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
Backed with the intention to promote new investments in the oil and gas upstream industry,
SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants
With the increasing number of Production Sharing Contracts ("PSCs") that will expire in the coming years, discussion of PSC extensions and who has the right to operate expiring PSCs becomes unavoidable
SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants
Installation of the PV system can only begin after the application is formally approved.
Japan
Orrick
The Report illustrates the details of the new reserve system.
Orrick
The Third Interim Report is expected to summarize the Subcommittee's discussion from August 5 and will be released to the public.
Hogan Lovells
The third joint meeting was held on February 28, 2019.
Kazakhstan
Dentons
July 4, 2019, is the 10th anniversary of the adoption of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On support of the use of renewable energy sources" № 165-IV ZRK ("Law on RES").
GRATA International
The capacity market was finally launched on the 1st January 2019 in Kazakhstan to encourage investment for the renovation of old, as well as construction of new, power infrastructure facilities.
Singapore
Shook Lin & Bok
Climate change is the existential threat of our times, and unless all countries collectively keep greenhouse emissions at a level consistent with an increase in not more than 1.5oC of global warming above pre-industrial levels,...
Vietnam
Duane Morris LLP
Enabling corporate power purchases is a major step forward to enable corporates to meet their clean power objectives in Vietnam, something hitherto all but impossible.
Duane Morris LLP
In a 6 Feb 2020 report to the PM, the MOIT shares views received from the Ministry of Justice and Ministry of Finance on the long-awaited new FIT regime for solar projects.
Duane Morris LLP
The MOIT Party's Committee have issued Resolution No. 21-NQ-BCSD dated 10 Jan 2020 on the principles and procedure of the amendment and supplement power development plan.
Duane Morris LLP
After the Government Office's notification No. 402/TB-VPCP dated 22 November 2019 on solar power FiT2 and auction scheme, the MOIT has coordinated and consulted with EVN, ...
Duane Morris LLP
After Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc's notification No. 402/TB-VPCP on 22 November 2019 on FiT 2 and auction scheme, we would like to update some key policy progress as belows:
Duane Morris LLP
Vietnam has had major stressors placed upon its power and energy grid for years, and it is only accelerating.
Duane Morris LLP
Vietnam has shown a high level of commitment on green development and environment protection for the past 20 years.
Duane Morris LLP
On 22 February 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam ("MOIT") published a second draft decision of the Prime Minister on the mechanism for encouraging the development of solar power
Duane Morris LLP
Vietnams Ministerium für Industrie und Handel (MoIT) veröffentlichte ein Rundschreiben 02 (gültig ab dem 28. Februar 2019) einschließlich finalem Musterstromabnahmevertrag ...
Duane Morris LLP
Two weeks ago the MOIT released proposed new FiT rates for solar projects in Vietnam, to apply after the current FiTs expire on 30 June 2019.
Duane Morris LLP
Vietnam's Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) released Circular 02 (effective from 28 February 2019) including final template power purchase agreements (PPA) for the wind energy sector.
Duane Morris LLP
A new proposed tariff structure for solar energy projects in Vietnam sets out different rates for different irradiation regions and gives long-awaited indication of direction for the market after 30 June 2019.
Duane Morris LLP
On 8 January 2019, the Prime Minister has issued Decision No. 02/2019/QD-TTg to amend certain articles of Decision 11/2017/QD-TTg dated 11 April 2017 of the Prime Minister on mechanism for encouragement of development...
Duane Morris LLP
Vietnams Bergbauindustrie ist bislang noch größtenteils unentwickelt. Die meisten Betriebe sind ineffizient und schädigen die Umwelt.
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