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Does shale gas have the green light yet in the UK?
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2012

Government signals are positive, with the Energy Secretary, Ed Davey, indicating that he hopes to give the green light to shale gas extraction within weeks


Oil & gas e-briefing - UK Government lifts temporary suspension on hydraulic fracturing
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2012

The Government has lifted the suspension on hydraulic fracturing by announcing today that exploratory hydraulic fracturing for shale gas (“fracking”) can resume in the UK, subject to new controls to mitigate the risks of seismic activity


UK mandatory emissions reporting for quoted companies
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2012

The UK government is currently consulting on proposals that will require quoted companies to report on their greenhouse gas emissions in their directors’ reports


UK: onshore wind recovered appeal decisions now being released
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • March 6 2014

In June last year the UK Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government recovered a number of onshore wind planning appeals because they


UK government announces future changes to the CRC energy efficiency scheme (“CRC Scheme”)
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • December 14 2012

Many retailers will already be familiar with the CRC Scheme


DECC announces response to renewables obligations (“RO”) consultation in respect of solar PV support and biomass
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • December 20 2012

On 18 December 2012, DECC published its response in relation to the remaining consultations that form part of the Government's banding review under the RO


DECC announce response to Phase 2B of the comprehensive review of the FIT Scheme
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2012

On 20 July 2012, DECC announced its response to the ‘Consultation on Comprehensive Review Phase 2B: Tariffs for non-PV technologies and scheme administration issues’


The draft Water Bill 2012: extends limitation period for enforcement
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • July 23 2012

The new draft Water bill was launched by the Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman for pre-legislative scrutiny on 10 July 2012, following its announcement in the Queen’s Speech


DECC publish three consultations on the Coalition’s Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme (RHI)
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2012

On the 20 September 2012, DECC published three consultations on the RHI scheme


DECC announce response to RO banding consultation
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2012

DECC has today published its widely anticipated decision on the levels of financial support for generating stations from 2013-17 (2014-17 for offshore wind) under the Renewables Obligation (RO