The Smoke Control Areas Regs (NI)
- Local government
The Smoke Control Areas Regulations (NI) published 28 November
Energy - Northern Ireland
The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 consolidate the 2008 and 2010 Regulations, which declared fuels to be recognised as authorised for the purposes of article 2(2) of the Clean Air (Northern Ireland) Order 1981.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a new 'Green Claims Code' to ensure businesses are not misleading consumers about their environmental credentials.
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.
In R (on the application of National Farmers Union) v Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the claimant applied for judicial review of the Secretary's direction to Natural England concerning badger culling.