School of Law

SOLM167 Renewable Energy Law (Sem 2)

Module Description

This module will cover all of the legal and policy issues relating to renewable power generation. There are a range of renewable energy sources available from solar to wind, biomass to geothermal. Students will learn how the energy transition will impact the renewable sector as the world moves towards low-carbon energy. This module will consider this move towards reducing Green House Gas emissions and the growing international, regional and national laws that require States to encourage green investment. China, Denmark, Germany and the Middle East will be used as case studies.

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Environmental Law
  • LLM in Energy and Natural Resources Law

Mode of Assessment

3,000-4,000 word essay

Credits

15 Credits