empowering indias energy future

Hidayatullah National Law University (HNLU), in partnership with the Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (CSERC), invites abstract/proposal submissions for the 1st HNLU National Conference on Energy Laws: “Empowering India’s Energy Future: Navigating the Legal Landscape” in Collaboration with CSERC.

About HNLU:

Hidayatullah National Law University, a premier institute for legal education and research is celebrating its 20th Year of establishment. The University’s motto, ‘Dharma Sansthapanartham,’ translates to ‘for the sake of establishing the primacy of laws of eternal values.’ In line with this ethos, HNLU strives to provide advanced legal education that shapes students into more than just legal professionals; it instils in them a profound responsibility to contribute to the society.

About CSERC:

The Chhattisgarh State Electricity Regulatory Commission (CSERC) was established by the Government of Chhattisgarh to regulate the electricity sector within the State. Operating since August 23, 2002, under the Electricity Act, 2003, its main goal is to ensure fairness, efficiency, and transparency in the industry while safeguarding consumer interests, promoting competition, and supporting sectoral growth.

About the Conference:

“Empowering India’s Energy Future – Navigating the Legal Landscape” is a conference that aims to highlight the vitality of energy laws in India’s journey towards an energy prosperous future which shall quintessentially require a flawless regulatory structure. The conference will focus on various aspects of energy law, including licensing, transmission, distribution, and regulatory enforcement hurdles, while also focusing on intersection of energy laws with other disciplines like environment, human rights, and development goals, the possibilities of which are ever-evolving.

Who Can attend:

  • Energy sector regulators

  • Legal experts including advocates and law firms dealing in energy practice

  • Energy Science Experts & Enthusiasts

  • Energy managers

  • Industry representatives including personnel engaged in energy generation, transmission, distribution, etc.

  • Non-governmental organisations dealing in energy justice and advocacy

  • Academicians, Researchers and PhD scholars

  • Jurist & Policy wonk

  • Students


  • Energy and Environment

  • Energy and SDGs

  • Energy & Sustainable Science/Engineering

  • Energy, Human Rights, and Social Justice

  • Energy Infrastructure Development and its Regulation

  • Energy Management

  • Energy Economics – Sustainable Finance or Tax

  • Energy Sector and Insolvency Resolution

  • Energy Security

  • Energy Sustainability

  • Energy Regulation in India

  • Interface of Energy and Technology: AI, Blockchain, smart metering, and ‘what-not’

Venue: HNLU Campus, Nawa Raipur – Atal Nagar, Chhattisgarh (Physical Mode)

Link to Submit Abstract: https://forms.gle/PscSBCt3kFrjbw1dA

For submission details and further information refer brochure available at


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