"SoftcoverEnergy Law and Policy in India is a book which attempts to introduce the law and policy which regulates the energy sector in India. It is an elementary level book which not just gives an overview of the existing legal framework but also introduces the reader to some concepts relating to electricity as a human right, economics concepts relating to electricity sector, nature of the energy transactions etc. Some key aspects of the book are the international and national climate change mitigation and adaptation initiatives and how it impacts the energy sector; the law and policy relating to nuclear energy, solar and wind energy and the oil and gas sector; the issue of energy efficiency in buildings and the green rating systems and most importantly an overview of the electricity law in India in the form of the Electricity Act, 2003."
Nawneet Vibhaw is a Managing Associate at Luthra & Luthra Law Offices and specializes in Environmental Law and Policy. He has earlier taught Environmental Law and Energy Law at National Law University Delhi and at Jindal Global Law School. He has worked with AZB & Partners, Mumbai and Trilegal, Mumbai. He has also authored a book on Energy Law and Policy in India (LexisNexis, 2014). He currently practices at the National Green Tribunal and advises clients on legal issues relating to environment.
Author : Gargi Rajvanshi