Energy Charter Conference: Agreement In Principle Provides Significant Solutions To Modernise Energy Charter Treaty’s Dispute Settlement Mechanism

By Diego Luis Alonso Massa, 1 July 2022

On 24 June 2022, at the Ad Hoc Meeting held under the Mongolian Chairmanship, the Energy Charter Conference confirmed the agreement in principle on the modernisation of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT). The result is that the negotiations for a modernised ECT are officially concluded following the Modernisation Group’s fulfilment of the negotiation mandate it received from the Conference....