Environment and Sustainable Energy Development in the Asia-Pacific Region

International Energy Law and Taxation Review, p. 37, 2003

8 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2012

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A. F. M. Maniruzzaman

University of Portsmouth - School of Law; Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee; Faculty of International Law, China University of Political Science and Law

Date Written: 2003

Abstract

The majority of the countries of the Asia-Pacific region are mainly developing countries.To them, the sustainable development of energy resources appears to be a constant challenge at a time when there seems to be the tendency to opt for economic development at the expense of environment. The purpose of this article is to focus on certain important current legal issues of sustainable energy development in many of the developing countries of Asia Pacific.

Keywords: Environment, Sustainable Development, Energy Development, Asia Pacific

Suggested Citation

Maniruzzaman, A. F. M., Environment and Sustainable Energy Development in the Asia-Pacific Region (2003). International Energy Law and Taxation Review, p. 37, 2003. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1342260

A. F. M. Maniruzzaman (Contact Author)

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Faculty of International Law, China University of Political Science and Law ( email )

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