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Harnessing the Oceans to Combat Climate Change: Developing Law and Policy Frameworks for Ocean Energy and Climate Change Mitigation

Grant


Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • The project will analyse international and Australian legal and policy frameworks for ocean energy and ocean-based climate change mitigation activities to identify regulatory gaps and best practice elements as a basis for enhancing international and Australian regulation of these activities. The expected outcomes will substantially advance the knowledge base in the field delivering a comprehensive and critical analysis of law and policy options available to national decision makers to effectively regulate these emerging activities in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Date/time Interval


  • 2010

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP1093934

Local Award Id


  • 10990

Scheme


  • Discovery Projects

Abstract


  • The project will analyse international and Australian legal and policy frameworks for ocean energy and ocean-based climate change mitigation activities to identify regulatory gaps and best practice elements as a basis for enhancing international and Australian regulation of these activities. The expected outcomes will substantially advance the knowledge base in the field delivering a comprehensive and critical analysis of law and policy options available to national decision makers to effectively regulate these emerging activities in an environmentally sustainable manner.

Date/time Interval


  • 2010

Sponsor Award Id


  • DP1093934

Local Award Id


  • 10990