We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 87

Not splitting the difference

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 30 2011

In some circumstances, it is possible for a planning decision to be "split" and consent granted instead for a lesser scheme

Zero Waste Plan and the three Rs

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 30 2010

On 9 June 2010, Scotland became the first country to launch its plans to become a zero waste society

Flooding insurance at risk?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 29 2010

In July 2008 we commented on the growing problem that flooding presents to the insurance market and outlined how the Government were proposing to tackle the issue in England and Wales following the major floods of 2007

Microgeneration - generating green income from your roofspace

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 31 2010

Microgeneration or fuel cell technology is one of the best renewable energy sources

Renewables roadmap - supporting the supply chain?

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 3 2011

The coalition Government released the Renewable Energy Roadmap on the 12 July 2011 alongside its White Paper on Electricity Market Reform

Prediction and assessment of wind turbine noise - a statement from the independent consultants who sat on the Noise Working Group

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 1 2009

As anyone who has an interest in onshore wind developments will know, the issue of the potential impacts of noise from a windfarm on local residents is often at the forefront of the minds and voices of local objectors

Smart metering: DECC consultations of August

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 16 2011

In August, the Department of Energy and Climate Change published further consultations on how it will approach roll-out of the smart metering programme

Review of the carbon price floor

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 31 2011

In the 2011 Budget, the Chancellor announced the implementation of a minimum carbon price or "carbon price floor" for electricity generation companies, making the UK the first country in the world to adopt such measures

Water companies: not public authorities under Environmental Information Regulations

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 13 2011

The Upper Tribunal (Administrative Appeals Chamber), in Smartsource Drainage & Water Reports Limited ("Smartsource") v The Information Commissioner, has upheld the decision of the Information Commissioner ("IC") and found that privatised water and sewerage companies do not fall within the definition of public authorities for the purposes of the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 ("the Regulations"

The Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009, part 3 - the specific provisions

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 9 2009

The Climate Change (Scotland) Act 2009 received Royal Assent on 4 August 2009