The social obligations of ownership and the regulation of energy utilities in the United Kingdom and the European Union

Aileen McHarg

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The relationship between property rights and regulation can be conceptualized in various ways. Perhaps the most common conceptualization sees property rights as a limit on regulatory action.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProperty and the Law in Energy and Natural Resources
EditorsAileen McHarg, Barry Barton, Adrian Bradbrook, Lee Godden
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9780199579853
Publication statusPublished - 25 Feb 2010


  • energy utilities
  • energy regulation
  • energy obligations
  • United Kingdom
  • European Union

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