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Microgeneration - generating green income from your roofspace
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 31 2010

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


Is it time to take the “low carbon” initiative?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 10 2012

As 2013 approaches we will begin to see an increased focus on a low carbon economy with the introduction of the Government’s Green Deal potentially changing fit-out requirements within private and commercially let property, and increased focus on low carbon cities seeing a public sector led, city-wide, carbon reduction programme and a potential move towards decentralised energy across the UK


Flooding insurance at risk?
  • Shepherd and 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


Scottish Coal disclaimer: written decision from the Court of Session
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 25 2013

We recently reported on the Court of Session's decision that a liquidator of a company being wound up in Scotland may abandon both heritable property


Protective expenses order rules coming into force
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2013

Further to the Scottish Government's response in October 2012 to its consultation "Legal Challenges to Decisions by Public Authorities under the


Isle of Lewis wind farm receives backing
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 2 2007

Plans for a controversial island wind farm were backed by councillors of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (the Western Isles Council) on the 16th of February


Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation an overview
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2013

This is the first in a series of briefings on the UK governmentʼs flagship energy efficiency programme, which summarises some of the current issues


New FOISA enforcement strategy announced
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 10 2008

Three years have elapsed since the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA) and the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (EIRs) came into force


Changes to crofting law give windfarm developers a boost
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2007

The Scottish Government has been keen to promote the production of clean energy


"20 20 by 2020" - more than a political gimmick?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 26 2008

The draft EU Renewables Directive has a target of achieving "20 20 by 2020"