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U.S. Energy Law: Electricity

The focus of this guide is the federal regulation of electricity.


The Library's collection includes print and online material.  Search JACOB to locate additional titles on electricity law topics.


Treatises, written by legal scholars and practitioners, provide current, in-depth analysis and commentary on an area of energy law.  Many treatises are available online. 

Search JACOB, to locate print and online versions of an electricity law treatise.

Government & Other Research Reports

Government Reports:

  • Energy Transmission, Storage, and Distribution Infrastructure (2015).   
  • Transforming the Nation's Electricity System: The Second Installment of the QER (2017).  

Other Research Publications:

  • Volume 1: Introduction—Global Lessons for Success   
  • Volume 2: Primer—Essential Elements of Design and Implementation  
  • Volume 3: Innovative Examples from Around the World  


GW Law LLM theses may be a source for analysis and commentary on electricity law topics.

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