In this module we will cover:

  • Submarine Cable Law

  • Cable vulnerability

  • Compliance with the Law of the Sea

  • Ownership of the seabed

  • The responsibilities of the developer and operator

  • Preservation of the environment

  • Preservation of historic artefacts

  • Rapid changes in environmental protection laws

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 - Submarine Cable Law

    • Introduction

    • Specific Submarine Cable Law

    • Interconnectors

    • Submarine Cables & ICPC

    • Submarine Cable Map 2019

    • Law applicable to Offshore Renewable Energy Cables

    • Practical Measures to Comply with Law of the Sea

    • Chapter Summary

    • A Message from your Instructor

    • Chapter 1 - Quiz

  • 2

    Chapter 2 - Seabed Ownership & Reponsibility

    • Ownership of the Seabed

    • Responsibilities of the Developer and Operator

    • A Message from your Instructor

    • Chapter 2 - Quiz

  • 3

    Chapter 3 - Environment Law

    • A message from your Instructor

    • Introduction

    • Preservation of the Environment

    • Preservation of Historic Artifacts

    • Rapid Change

    • A Message from your Instructor

    • Chapter 3 - Quiz

  • 4

    Conclusion

    • Module Sources

    • Glossary and Abbreviations