EC Reg 1042/2012 emissions trading platform
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European Commission Regulation 1042/2012 on emissions trading came into force on 12 November
12 November 2012
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European Commission Regulation 1042/2012 amends Regulation 1031/2010, allowing the UK to appoint its own platform for the auctioning of allowances for the EU emissions trading scheme.
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.