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Renationalisation—the energy sector

Renationalisation—the energy sector
Published on: 20 August 2019
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Renationalisation—the energy sector
  • What is the background for the current discussion around renationalisation of the energy sector?
  • What are the main arguments for and against the renationalisation of the energy sector?
  • National Grid are strongly opposed to nationalisation and have indicated they would take legal action to avoid it. What are the reasons behind their stance? And what legal actions could the National Grid take?
  • How has the wider energy industry reacted to Labour’s proposal?
  • What form could the process of renationalisation take?
  • What would happen to the private energy companies?

Article summary

Energy analysis: As part of a series on the continued debate around renationalisation, Lis Blundson, partner in the energy and regulatory team at Fieldfisher discuss Labour’s proposal to renationalise the energy sector, exploring the different forms renationalisation could take. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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