The EU Energy Efficiency Directive requires Member States to introduce requirements for "large undertakings" to carry out an energy audit to identify
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has published a guide aimed at assisting organisations in implementing energy savings identified
Following a consultation by the Department of Energy and Climate Change ("DECC") in July 2013 the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme Regulations 2014
On Tuesday 12 July 2011, Chris Huhne, the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, presented his much anticipated White Paper, “Planning our electric future: a White Paper for secure, affordable and low-carbon electricity”, to Parliament.
The UK's nascent shale gas industry received a boost in May following the outcome of a lengthy consultation and in-depth review of environmental and public safety hazards that have been linked to exploitation of shale gas.
The Coalition Government's Spending Review in October 2010 quite dramatically altered the CRC Scheme by removing the whole recycling payments aspect.
This is entry number 194, first published on 6 December 2010, of a blog on the implementation of the Planning Act 2008.
On 20 October 2010, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, set out the Government's four-year public spending plans in the Spending Review 2010.
The DECC has published its response to the consultation earlier this year on the technical detail of the legislation to implement the carbon reduction commitment (CRC; see February edition of Environment, planning and regulatory news), which will begin on 1 April 2010.
The 1994 Coal Industry Act clarified that the ownership of methane does not rest with the CA.