1. Climate ProtectionCopyright: © ESV
The focus of environmental law is currently on climate protection law. More information in Frenz, Grundzüge des Klimaschutzrechts and Gesamtkommentar Klimaschutzrecht.
2. Nature Protection LawCopyright: © ESV
The 3rd edition of the BNatSchG commentary by Frenz / Müggenborg was published at the end of 2020. You can find it here.
3. Waste Law
A more detailed commentary on important Frenz regulations can be found in Fluck/Frenz/Fischer/Franßen.
4. Laws pertaining to Water and Waterways
Laws pertaining to water and waterways have been revised recently. The WHG by Berendes/Frenz/Müggenborg you can find here.
5. Soil Protection Law
A shadowy existence has the soil protection law. The annotation from Prof. Frenz from the year 2000 is still often cited.
6. Sustainable Development
Sustainable development remains a long-runner. It also shapes mining law , the EEG and public procurement law.
7. Nuclear Law
The search for a final repository is progressing slowly, and the decision to phase out nuclear power has still not been finally clarified. You can find more information in the Commentary on Atomic Law.