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Carbon Capture and Storage: Legal and Regulatory Review: Edition 5


International Energy Agency


Simon Bennett

Juho Lipponen

Sean McCoy

Tristan Stanley

This review aims to help countries develop their own regulatory frameworks. It provides documentation and analysis of recent carbon capture and storage (CCS) legal and regulatory developments from around the world with the goal of highlighting safe and environmentally responsible CCS deployment and demonstration approaches. It gathers contributions by national, regional, state and provincial governments at all stages of CCS regulatory development. This edition of the report focuses on permitting of projects that have built on already established frameworks and experience.