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The energy sector is fast-paced and ever changing. Are you up-to-date with the latest changes in energy regulation and policy– and have a sense of what’s on the horizon?

LexisPSL Energy helps you to keep abreast of regulatory changes and updates, to understand the commercial implications of energy law and policy, and stay on top of the latest developments in the industry.

Our digestible practice notes are full of practical hints and tips from practising energy specialists (who understand what you need to know and do, because they’ve been in your position before). With direct links for deeper research, you can dive straight in to the relevant industry codes and guidance or consolidated legislation and browse through journals that may be of interest, providing a one-stop shop for all your needs when practicing in the energy sector.

Energy law isn’t just a matter for ‘energy specialists’, the regulations affect lawyers who work on everything from property transactions to construction projects and carbon trading. Energy law is a sophisticated, rapidly changing sector, which demands a strong knowledge of UK, EU and international law. Our experts give you an up-to-date, authoritative view, backed-up by primary sources; so with less time spent on research, you’ll have more time to spend on profitable work and business development.

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A director who is in any way, directly or indirectly, interested in:•a proposed transaction or arrangement with the company of which they are a...
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9th Nov
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What is the ‘supplier of last resort’?When the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) revokes a supply licence (usually because of insolvency),...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 12th Jan
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day ie Friday 31 January 2020 has implications for practitioners considering the use of ADR as it may...
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9th Nov
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Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
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Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado 12th Jan
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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being reviewed in light of the 5 May 2020 agreement by most EU Member States to terminate their intra-EU bilateral...
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Produced in partnership with Joe Tirado, Partner of Garrigues UK LLP and Elisa Vicente, Senior Associate of J&A Garrigues, S. L. P. 12th Jan
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For...
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9th Nov
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Decommissioning security agreementsOil and gas companies are expected to return the seabed to its original state (subject to certain exceptions) by...
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Produced in partnership with Isla Stewart of Matheson 12th Jan
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Month means a calendar month; Close This is a suggested definition for the term 'month', which...
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9th Nov
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What is a Turbine Supply Agreement (TSA)?The Turbine Supply Agreement (TSA) is a critical component of the contractual framework for a wind farm. This...
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Produced in partnership with James Bruce of Gowling WLG and Aniela Foster-Turner of Siemens Gamesa 12th Jan

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The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC Scheme)The CRC Scheme was a mandatory emissions trading scheme in the UK that aimed to cut carbon dioxide...
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24th Feb
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The CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (CRC Scheme)The CRC Scheme was a mandatory emissions trading scheme in the UK that aimed to cut carbon dioxide...
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Introduction to common participants in the marketThe oil and gas industry is a significant contributor to the UK economy:•it supports around 152,000...
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Produced in partnership with Emma Riddle of partner at CMS 24th Feb
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Brexit impact11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s withdrawal...
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24th Feb
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This Practice Note tracks recent developments relating to certain high-profile UK infrastructure and energy projects.Crossrail (the Elizabeth...
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Definitions for Compliance clauseRegulations•means any law, enactment, regulation, and regulatory policy, guideline, requirement and industry code of...
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All waste facilities, including energy from waste (EfW) incinerators, are regulated to prevent or minimise any risks to the environment or health....
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23rd Feb
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Brexit impact11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s withdrawal...
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Produced in partnership with Ian Truman of Burges Salmon 23rd Feb
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23rd Feb
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GeneralDuring the lifetime of an agreement (and sometimes afterwards) one or more of the parties may wish to inform third parties about certain...
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This Practice Note addresses arbitration'>investment treaty arbitration under the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT). It covers the background of the ECT,...
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Produced in partnership with Cyrus Benson, Charline Yim, Victoria R. Orlowski and Ankita Ritwik of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP 22nd Feb
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This Practice Note considers the role of state immunity in relation to arbitration proceedings in general terms. For more detailed information on...
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Produced in partnership with Herbert Smith Freehills 22nd Feb
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The increasing liberalisation of markets, accompanied by a decrease of trade barriers and more developed technologies have arguably led to a gradually...
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Produced in partnership with Katharina Brueckner of Baker McKenzie LLP 22nd Feb
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BREXIT: As of exit day (31 January 2020), the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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Produced in partnership with Cyrus Benson, Charline Yim, Victoria Orlowski and Ankita Ritwik of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP 22nd Feb
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This Practice Note considers key actual and potential legal and practical consequences of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU (Brexit) for arbitration law...
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This Practice Note addresses state immunity from civil proceedings in the courts of the UK, in particular proceedings relating to arbitration. The...
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Produced in partnership with Sudhanshu Swaroop QC of 20 Essex Street 22nd Feb
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Produced in partnership with John Gilbert at Bracewell 22nd Feb
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to arbitration'>investment treaty arbitration.Broadly, an investment treaty arbitration involves the...
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Produced in partnership with Joe Tirado, Partner of Garrigues UK LLP and Elisa Vicente, Senior Associate of J&A Garrigues, S. L. P. 22nd Feb
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Defining waiverIn the law of contract, the term ‘waiver’ may have different meanings but is most commonly used to denote the granting of a concession...
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