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Sewerage - the role of planning authorities and the right to connect
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2010

The decision of the Supreme Court in the case of Barratt Homes Limited v Welsh Water 2009 UKSC 13, in December 2009 marks the end of a long-running litigation seeking to clarify the extent of rights under the Water Industry Act to connect to sewerage infrastructure


An overview of the Energy White Paper 2007
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 5 2007

The DTI published the Energy White Paper on 23 May 2007


Energy performance certificates
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 3 2008

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) are being introduced throughout the UK in implementation of the European Directive 200291EC


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


Carrots and sticks - improving energy efficiency of non-domestic buildings
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 1 2016

Both the Scottish and the UK Governments have produced regulations that are intended to improve the energy efficiency of existing buildings in the UK


The implications of Brexit on planning and the environment
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 17 2016

In the referendum held on Thursday 23 June 2016, people of the UK voted in favour of leaving the European Union. The discussions around the leave


Energy Efficiency 2016 Regulations - Impact on Insolvency
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 9 2016

The Scottish Government has been ahead of the rest of the UK in its attempts to introduce methods which are designed to change behaviour and


Unconventional oil and gas business rates in England
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 14 2014

On 13 January 2014, the Government announced that councils in England can expect to receive millions of pounds in business rates from shale gas


National Park aims and assessment under habitats legislation
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2012

Campaigners have recently lost a legal challenge against the adoption of a local plan for the Cairngorms National Park


The increasing impact of climate change issues on property
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2009

At the Copenhagen climate change summit this week it has already been agreed that, as part of an EU package, the UK will contribute over £1. billion over the next three years to help developing countries cope with climate change