1. Ownership of minerals and natural resources; 2. Resource titles: permits, licenses and leases; 3. Australian offshore petroleum and minerals regulation; 4. Natural gas regulation; 5. Unconventional gas regulation; 6. Renewable energy: regulation, the RET, wind energy and the market framework; 7. Carbon capture sequestration; 8. Climate change and mining and energy policy; 9. Environmental regulation; 10. Mining agreements and revenue frameworks.
This text is an ideal starting point to understand the regulatory regimes and policy challenges relevant to Australia's mining sector.
Professor Samantha Hepburn is the author of several textbooks. Her research and teaching interests include property and land law, native title, water rights, Indigenous environmental law and the propertisation of carbon interests.