Mondaq All Regions - Japan: Energy and Natural Resources
K&L Gates
The Japan Fair Trade Commission ("JFTC"), Japan's competition regulator, recently published results of an investigation into destination restrictions in liquefied natural gas ("LNG") supply contracts.
Orrick
A FIT facilities approval (setsubi nintei) under the old FIT Act may be deemed as a FIT business plan approval (jigyo nintei) subject to certain conditions under the new FIT Act.
Orrick
旧再エネ特措法上の設備認定は一定の条件の下で改正再エネ特措法上の事業認定とみなされますが、対象案件の新制度への移行を完了する
Orrick
On July 6, 2017, METI and the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy released proposals for revision of laws and ordinances related to long-speculated restrictions on overloading.
Orrick
The Japanese Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) on June 28, 2017 issued its much-anticipated report into the state of the market for contracted long term LNG supplies into Japan‎ (available here).
Orrick
The Agency for Natural Resources and Energy recently released a policy promoting the use of biomass power generation as stable substitution for nuclear power to the maximum extent possible by fiscal year 2030.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Japan has seen significant investment in its renewable energy market, especially in solar photovoltaic ("PV") projects, since the introduction of the feed-in-tariff ("FIT") regime for renewable energy...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Japan, the world's biggest buyer of liquefied natural gas ("LNG"), is currently investigating the potential anticompetitive effects of territorial restrictions in LNG supply contracts.
Orrick
Amendments to Japan's FIT Act went into force on April 1, 2017.
Orrick
Japan's Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) is currently conducting an investigation into alleged unfair restrictions on the resale of liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into Japan from abroad.
Jones Day
This Commentary provides a summary of the material changes that will go into effect as a result of the Amendments.
Jones Day
On April 1, 2016, amendments to the Electricity Business Act ("Act") liberalizing entry into the Japanese electricity retail market became effective.
Orrick
In advance of the Act for Partial Amendment of the Act on Special Measures Concerning Procurement of Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources by Electricity Utilities that was established on May 25, 2016 and is coming into effect on April 1, 2017, ...
Jones Day
Japan's Cabinet recently approved a series of amendments (the "Amendments") to the Act on Special Measures Concerning the Procurement of Renewable Energy by Operators of Electric Utilities...
Jones Day
This Commentary provides a summary of the Amendments, particularly as they affect current and future solar projects in Japan.
Jones Day
Japan has an emissions reduction target of 26 percent by 2030 and a renewable energy target of 22 to 24 percent by 2030.
Jones Day
On June 17, 2015, the Japanese Diet passed a bill amending the Electricity Business Act as the third and final stage of the electric power system reforms that began following the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011.
Orrick
On August 30, 2011, the Japanese parliament passed the FIT Act.
DLA Piper Australia
This update is a legal overview and an assessment of issues in respect of the renewable energy industry in Japan.
Jones Day
The Japanese renewable energy market has enjoyed substantial growth since the implementation of the Act, as evidenced by the number of facilities certified by METI and the aggregate amount of power generating capacity represented by these facilities.
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K&L Gates
The Japan Fair Trade Commission ("JFTC"), Japan's competition regulator, recently published results of an investigation into destination restrictions in liquefied natural gas ("LNG") supply contracts.
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Japan has seen significant investment in its renewable energy market, especially in solar photovoltaic ("PV") projects, since the introduction of the feed-in-tariff ("FIT") regime for renewable energy...
Jones Day
On April 1, 2016, amendments to the Electricity Business Act ("Act") liberalizing entry into the Japanese electricity retail market became effective.
Orrick
Japan's Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) is currently conducting an investigation into alleged unfair restrictions on the resale of liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into Japan from abroad.
Orrick
The Japanese Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) on June 28, 2017 issued its much-anticipated report into the state of the market for contracted long term LNG supplies into Japan‎ (available here).
Jones Day
This Commentary provides a summary of the material changes that will go into effect as a result of the Amendments.
Orrick
A FIT facilities approval (setsubi nintei) under the old FIT Act may be deemed as a FIT business plan approval (jigyo nintei) subject to certain conditions under the new FIT Act.
Orrick
旧再エネ特措法上の設備認定は一定の条件の下で改正再エネ特措法上の事業認定とみなされますが、対象案件の新制度への移行を完了する
Orrick
The Agency for Natural Resources and Energy recently released a policy promoting the use of biomass power generation as stable substitution for nuclear power to the maximum extent possible by fiscal year 2030.
Orrick
On July 6, 2017, METI and the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy released proposals for revision of laws and ordinances related to long-speculated restrictions on overloading.
Orrick
In advance of the Act for Partial Amendment of the Act on Special Measures Concerning Procurement of Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources by Electricity Utilities that was established on May 25, 2016 and is coming into effect on April 1, 2017, ...
Jones Day
This Commentary provides a summary of the Amendments, particularly as they affect current and future solar projects in Japan.
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