Entries Tagged as 'Energy Law'

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Japan Adopts Feed in Tarrif for Renewable Energy

The Japanese Diet passed The Act on Special Measures concerning the Procurement of Renewable Electric Energy by Operators of Electric Utilities, a feed-in tarrif law that would require utilities to purchase from renewable energy sources, effective on July 1, 2012. It encompasses the following renewable sources, and as you can see, solar is going to [...]

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

If you only read one article today

If you only read one article today, I hope you’d read Mayer Brown report on China’s renewable energy policy, which offers both the grand picture and the details of developments in China’s energy law and regulations. Before this, we’ve seen news of China’s plan to use market measures - levy carbon tax and raise petroleum price [...]