Call for Papers: UPES’ Book on Energy Law: Emerging Dimensions in Practice and Procedure: Submit by August 20


UPES College of Legal Studies is desirous to bring out the complete treatise in the domain of “Energy Law” which can contribute to the legal fraternity and policy makers.

With this object, we are going to bring out edited volumes/books specially devoted to emerging Energy Law at national and International level under the theme “Energy Law: New Dimensions in Practice and Procedure”.

Theme for edited volume/book

This call for paper/chapter is for contributions in an edited Volume/Book on the theme “Energy Law: Emerging Dimensions in Practice and Procedure”.

Sub-theme includes

Regulatory Mechanisms In The Field Of Energy Sector

-Energy Law And Policy Mechanisms In India

-Energy Law And Environmental Concerns

-Power Purchase Agreements: Practice and Procedure

-Energy Security: National And International Perspective

-Energy Law And Interface With Common Man: Consumer And Energy

-Role Of Judiciary In The Coal Block Allocation Case, Reliance Gas Pricing And Others

-Privatization And Energy Sector: PPP And Other Models

-Renewable Energy Policy And The Way Forward

-Energy Conservation Act, 2001: Practice and Procedure

-Electricity Act, 2003: Practice and Procedure

-Atomic Energy In India: Legal Framework

-Human Rights And Energy Laws: Different Dimensions

-Competition Law And Energy Sector: National and International Perspective

-Foreign Investment In The Energy Sector: Indian Scenario

-Role Of Regulatory Mechanisms Concerning Energy Sector, Consumer Protection, Law And Advocacy

-Taxation In Energy Sector: Legal Issues

-Energy Sector: Multidisciplinary Approach

Who can submit

This is call to all academicians, lawyers and research scholars to make their contributions in the form of research chapter, comments and notes on the given sub-themes.

Submission guidelines

Chapter: Chapter should be in Times New Roman 12 point font and double spaced. Main Title should be in full capitals, bold and centered 16 point font. Sub-titles should be in sentence case, bold and 12 point font. Author’s names should be in small capitals and centered 14 point font Footnotes should be in Times New Roman 10 point font.

Citation Format: Please use footnotes rather than endnotes. Footnotes should conform to the JILI (Journal of Indian Law Institute), format of JILI provided HERE or HERE.

Submission of the abstract: A covering letter with the name(s) of the author(s) and address, designation, institution/affiliation, the title of the manuscript and contact information (email, phone, etc.) is compulsory to submit. All submissions must contain an abstract of not more than 300 words.

Originality of Manuscripts: All the contributions should be the original work of the contributors and should not have been submitted for consideration in any other Publication. Any plagiarized work will be out-rightly rejected.

Copyright: The contributions presented to and accepted for publication and the copyrights therein shall be the intellectual property of Publisher.

Copyright Agreement Form: The Copyright Agreement form should be submitted once your article has been accepted for publication. Manuscripts cannot be published without this form. The corresponding author is responsible for obtaining signatures of co-authors.

Anonymous Review: To facilitate our anonymous review process, please confine your name, affiliation and biographical information to a separate cover page. Please include the manuscript’s title on the first text page.

Submission Procedure

All submissions are to be made via e-mail as word documents (preferably Microsoft Word 2007 or 2010).

Authors can submit their manuscripts to Editors at or

Submission Deadline

Final submission: 20th August, 2017

Authors who do not follow these guidelines may have their submission returned to them without being reviewed.

For further details, click HERE.

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