Brexit and UK energy policy

Aileen McHarg

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This chapter examines the potential impact of Brexit on UK energy policy. So far, the UK Government has given very limited indication as to how it sees Brexit affecting UK energy policy. However, the key issues are likely to arise in the following areas: market structures, market integration, low carbon energy, other environmental constraints, research and investment funding, and nuclear safety.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationScotland, the UK and Brexit
Subtitle of host publicationA Guide to the Future
EditorsGerry Hassan, Russell Gunson
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 2017


  • brexit
  • European Union
  • environmental law
  • energy policy
  • climate change
  • low carbon energy
  • energy regulation


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