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High level of U.S. oil production leads to increased focus on exports

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 1 2014

Recent news reports present conflicting views on the United States' ranking in world oil production. Some reports say that the United States has

WTO accession of the Russian Federation

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Global, Russia
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  • December 21 2011

Russia’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) will create opportunities to increase exports of chemicals and will introduce new regulations related to the energy sector, including pricing and subsidy rules

Foreign exchange controls in Venezuela strangle parts of energy sector

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Venezuela
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  • June 5 2013

In February 2013, after devaluating the official exchange rate of the Venezuelan Bolivar from VEB 4.3 to 6.3 per USD, the Venezuelan government set up

Electrical steel investigations advance

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • China, Taiwan, USA
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  • June 3 2014

Two important electrical steel trade cases are advancing after affirmative preliminary determinations by the U.S. International Trade Commission

EU State aid rules and the UK's nuclear future

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 1 2014

EU law states that the granting of aid by an EU Member State in favour of a particular undertaking is prohibited if it distorts or threatens to

Feed-in tariffs for wind energy set out by the French Government may constitute unlawful State aid

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • France
  • -
  • February 4 2014

In February 2009, a claim was filed before the highest French Administrative Court (Conseil d'Etat) by the association "Vent de Colère"

Solar trade wars continue to escalate

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • India
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  • October 1 2012

On September 18, 2012 the Government of India initiated an antidumping case on solar cells (wafer or thin film) originating from the United States, China, Taiwan, and Malaysia

The impact of the U.S. Secretary of State’s sanctions on PDVSA

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • USA, Venezuela
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  • December 1 2011

Back on May 24, 2011, the United States Secretary of State imposed sanctions on seven companies under the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) of 1996, as amended by the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act (CISADA) of 2010, for their activities in support of Iran's energy sector

Solar trade war escalates

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • China, USA
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  • September 4 2012

On July 20, 2012, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China (“MOFCOM”) initiated antidumping and countervailing duty investigations against the United States on imported solar grade polysilicon, a key component of solar panel construction

After filing trade cases against China in the United States, SolarWorld may follow suit in Europe

  • King & Spalding LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
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  • January 1 2012

Solar manufacturer SolarWorld recently filed antidumping and countervailing duty petitions in the United States