About the Journal

The LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources is a student edited academic journal focusing broadly on energy and its relationship to other areas of law. The JELR was created to promote the study of energy law and the effects of technological innovation on a local, national and international level. The journal publishes a variety of energy-related topics ranging from oil and gas regulation to nuclear plant licensing to the evolving law surrounding shale hydro-fracking to the complexities of climate change impacts across the United States.

Upcoming Symposium

The LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources 2018 symposium, Disruptive Technologies will be held February 23, 2018 in the McKernan Auditorium at the LSU Law Center.

This Symposium discussion will center around “Disruptive Technologies” – technologies that have disrupted the normal course of operations in the Energy Sector. The following topics will be included:

  • Panel 1 – The Impact and Implementation of Solar Energy and Grid-Scale Storage
  • Panel 2 – Wind Energy and its Future in the Energy Market
  • Panel 3 – Fracking and LNG Exports
  • Panel 4 – The Vehicle of Tomorrow: Questions Surrounding Autonomous Vehicles

Five and a quarter (5.25) hours of CLE credit is available. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required.

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