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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


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


Making the most of onshore wind assets
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2016

Currently there is about 210 MW of operating onshore wind capacity that is older than 15 years, but by 2020 this figure will grow to nearly 1,000 MW


US oil spill disaster prompts UK to examine own procedures
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 4 2010

Following the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, UK pollution prevention systems are to be examined afresh to ensure they provide maximum protection against similar incidents happening in the United Kingdom Continental Shelf ("UKCS"


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


Brexit Analysis Bulletin Rural
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 1 2016

The questions raised by the Brexit vote in the EU Referendum remain numerous and diverse; funding arrangements, trade deals, food regulation


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


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


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


Energy Performance Certificates changes arrive
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2012

In November 2011 we commented on the proposals for changes to the Energy Performance of Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2008 which govern Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs