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Nuclear Energy Regulation, Risk and The Environment





ISBN 9780815375357
Published October 18, 2018 by Routledge
194 Pages

 
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Analyzing the impact and benefits of nuclear energy on environment, this book examines nuclear treaties in relation to environmental protection, highlights legal framework on non-proliferation and denuclearization, explores treaties on nuclear safety and nuclear security, discusses legal regimes on management of nuclear wastes, assesses the third-party liability regime and discusses the role of IAEA, EURATOM and NEA in regulating nuclear energy. It explores nuclear energy in the context of climate change and sustainable development. This book also examines the international legal framework on notification, assistance and emergency preparedness in the event of nuclear accidents, considers legal aspects of decommissioning of nuclear power plants and main legislative trends on nuclear energy use in selected countries. It also addresses regulatory responses to nuclear energy in the wake of the Fukushima power plant nuclear accident in Japan.

Table of Contents



Table of Contents



Preface



Abbreviations



List of cases



List of Instruments



List of Statutes



Chapter 1



Nuclear Energy in Context



Chapter 2



Theoretical Relationship between International Nuclear Energy Law and Environmental Law



Chapter 3



Nuclear Accidents and their Environmental Effects



Chapter 4



Management of Nuclear Wastes



Chapter 5



Legal Regime on Safety and Security of Nuclear Installations



Chapter 6



Decommissioning of Nuclear Installations



Chapter 7



Legal Regime on Third Party Nuclear Liability



Chapter 8



Notification, Emergency Preparedness and Response to Nuclear Accident



Chapter 9



Institutional Framework on Regulation of Nuclear Energy



Chapter 10



Legislative Trends on Nuclear Energy and Environment in Selected Countries



Chapter 11



Review of Regulatory Responses to Fukushima Incident





Concluding Remarks



Bibliography



Index





 







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Author(s)

Biography

Abdullah Al Faruque, Professor, Department of Law, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh