Building Regulations &c. (Amend) Regs 2012
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The Building Regulations &c. (Amendment) Regulations 2012 came into force on 9 January 2013
9 Jan 2013
Built environment/green deal - England & Wales
The Building Regulations &c. (Amendment) Regulations 2012 amend several regulations relating to buildings that were introduced in 2010, including the Building Regulations 2010.
Changes include future payment liabilities that apply under a green deal plan and measures relating to the renovation or replacement of the thermal element of a building to comply with the recast EU Directive on the energy performance of buildings (2010/31/EU).
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a new 'Green Claims Code' to ensure businesses are not misleading consumers about their environmental credentials.
Over two million hectares of Brazilian rainforest could be legally converted to supply the UK with soy under a new anti-deforestation law proposed by the government, the WWF has found.
In Elliott-Smith v Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the claimant applied for judicial review of the legality of the defendants’ joint decision to create the UK Emissions Trading Scheme (UK ETS) as a substitute for UK participation in the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS).
In R. (on the application of Hudson) v Windsor and Maidenhead RBC, the appellant appealed against a decision to uphold the local authority’s grant of planning permission for the construction of a holiday village at the Legoland Windsor Resort.