This treatise covers all major sources of energy, from gas, oil, coal and electric to nuclear, hydroelectric power, cogeneration, solar and biomass. Discussions of each energy source explain production transmission and distribution, as well as the typical transactions encountered. Essential information on oil and gas leasing, onshore and OCS, and coal and gas contracts. Other topics discussed include: spot market, brokering and energy futures transactions; wheeling of electricity, transportation of gas (natural SNG and LPG) and oil via pipeline and tanker; application of antitrust laws to energy transactions; energy practice and procedures chapters on the discovery and recovery of attorney's fees, Freedom of Information Act, judicial review preemption and settlement; energy financing and bankruptcy; state and federal taxation of energy; and international energy transactions. The text is update twice annually and the price quoted for the work covers one year's worth of service.