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China, UK carbon agreement

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, United Kingdom
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  • October 8 2013

As part of a September 30 joint statement signed by Governor of Guangdong Zhu Xiaodan and Energy Minister Greg Barker, China and the UK pledged to

UK shale gas exploration

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Burundi, United Kingdom
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  • December 16 2012

Energy and Climate Change Secretary Edward Davey announced December 13 that the United Kingdom has ended a ban on exploration for shale gas using fracking but operators will be subject to new controls to prevent seismic risks

International

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Canada, China, European Union, Global, United Kingdom
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  • May 13 2012

The European Chemical Industry Council announced May 8 that it will monitor its environmental sustainability by tracking indicators like greenhouse gas and acidifying gases emissions and waste generation

UK needs 32 more wind factories

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2013

Renewable UK released a report June 12 saying that Great Britain will need up to 32 additional factories to construct the components necessary to

UK’s reduced VAT challenged

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 24 2013

The European Commission filed a challenge February 21 before the European Court of Justice to have the United Kingdom's reduced value added tax rates

Europe to test largest battery

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2013

S&C Electric announced July 30 that it will begin testing Europe's largest battery, a $28.7 million lithium manganese battery capable of storing up

UK CCS

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 2 2012

The U.K. Carbon Capture and Storage Cost Reduction Task Force, a collaboration between the Department of Energy and Climate Change, the Crown Estate, and the U.K. CCS industry, released a report November 21 finding that electricity from large-scale gas and coal power plants equipped with carbon capture and storage could be cost-competitive with nuclear and renewable-generated electricity in the United Kingdom in a decade

EU ETS aviation list updated

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 19 2012

The European Commission published an updated list February 11 of airlines and aviation companies subject to the European Union’s Emissions Trading System for greenhouse gases

Fracking in the UK

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2012

On June 29, the United Kingdom’s Royal Society released, Shale Gas Extraction in the UK: A Review of Hydraulic Fracturing, claiming the health, safety, and environmental risks associated with hydraulic fracturing are manageable, provided there exists strong regulation and monitoring of well casing and cementing

UK GHG reporting

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 24 2012

The United Kingdom’s Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs announced June 20 that the more than 1,600 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market will be required to report their greenhouse gas emissions in annual reports beginning next April