CCA (Eligible Facilities) Regs 2012
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The Climate Change Agreements (Eligible Facilities) Regulations 2012 came into force on 1 Jan 2013
1 Jan 2013
Taxation - UK
The Climate Change Agreements (Eligible Facilities) Regulations 2012 revoke earlier Regulations, and replaces them with a consolidated and amended set. The two significant amendments are the “90% rule”, which changes to 70%, and the removal of the energy intensive criteria.
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.