Institutions and the Energy Sector Governance

  • Subhes C. BhattacharyyaEmail author


This chapter considers evolving nature of the energy sector challenges and focuses on the governance of the energy sector at different levels—international, regional and national. It introduces the energy sector governance through an introduction of essential concepts of institutional economics. It then highlights the multi-disciplinary nature of governance and highlights how poor governance has affected the sector in many countries.


Institutional arrangement Institutional environment Global energy institutions Regional level institutions National institutions Reform from an institutional perspective 


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  1. 1.Institute of Energy and Sustainable DevelopmentDe Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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