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Chambers Practical guides: Alternative Energy and Power

Definitive global law guides offering comparative analysis from top-ranked lawyers - in this article Louis Bouchez and Frans-Jozef Crousen discuss Alternative Power and Energy - Netherlands. 

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Contents  
1. General Structure and Ownership of the Power
Industry p.220
1.1 Principal Laws Governing the Structure and
Ownership of the Power Industry p.220
1.2 Principal State-Owned or Investor-Owned
Entities p.220
1.3 Foreign Investment Review Process p.221
1.4 Principal Laws Governing the Sale of Power
Industry Assets p.221
1.5 Central Planning Authority p.221
1.6 Recent Material Changes in Law or Regulation p.221
1.7 Announcements Regarding New Policies p.222
1.8 Unique Aspects of the Power Industry p.222
1.9 The Impact of COVID-19 p.223
2. Market Structure, Supply and Pricing p.223
2.1 Structure of the Wholesale Electricity Market p.223
2.2 Imports and Exports of Electricity p.224
2.3 Supply Mix for the Entire Market p.224
2.4 Principal Laws Governing Market
Concentration Limits p.224
2.5 Agency Conducting Surveillance to Detect
Anti-competitive Behaviour p.225
3. Climate Change Laws and Alternative
Energy p.225

3.1 Principal Climate Change Laws and/or
Policies p.225
3.2 Principal Laws and/or Policies Relating to the
Early Retirement of Carbon-Based Generation p.226
3.3 Principal Law and/or Policies to Encourage
the Development of Alternative Energy
Sources p.226
4. Generation p.226
4.1 Principal Laws Governing the Construction
and Operation of Generation Facilities p.226
4.2 Regulatory Process for Obtaining All
Approvals to Construct and Operate
Generation Facilities p.226
4.3 Terms and Conditions Imposed in Approvals
to Construct and Operate Generation
Facilities p.227
4.4 Proponent’s Eminent Domain, Condemnation
or Expropriation Rights p.227
4.5 Requirements for Decommissioning p.227
5. Transmission p.228
5.1 Regulation of Construction and Operation of
Transmission Lines and Associated Facilities p.228
5.2 Regulation of Transmission Service, Charges
and Terms of Service p.229
6. Distribution p.230
6.1 Regulation of Construction and Operation of
Electricity Distribution Facilities p.230
6.2 Regulation of Distribution Service, Charges
and Terms of Service p.230

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