Energy Sanctions: The European Union’s Approach

Issue 3, 2015
International Energy Law Review
The EU’s imposition of sanctions in response to events in Ukraine over the last 12 months has once again rendered the energy sector a battleground in the implementation of the EU’s foreign policy. In this article we consider the EU’s sanctions regimes against Russia (the Russia Sanctions) as part of the EU’s wider sanctions context and examine the scope and impact of EU sanctions on the energy industry more generally.