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The role of justice is set to shift accountability and responsibility in the energy sector

The understanding of justice in the energy sector has now been harmonized across stakeholders, causing risk, reward and — in particular — responsibility to be reallocated towards energy companies and governments. Energy decision-makers today will be held legally accountable for past decisions, and this will influence how decisions are made today.

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Heffron, R.J., Foley, A. & Furszyfer Del Rio, D.D. The role of justice is set to shift accountability and responsibility in the energy sector. Nat Energy (2024). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41560-024-01544-4

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