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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
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Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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Structure and functions of EU institutions and bodiesThe EU’s unique institutional frameworkThe European Union is a supranational polity, and is...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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This Practice Note introduces take-or-pay clauses in the energy sector and considers some of the regulatory and competition law issues regularly...
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Produced in partnership with Phillip Ashley, Judith Aldersey-Williams, David Rutherford, and Leontine Mathew of CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP 19th May
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What are OFTOs?Offshore Transmission Owners (OFTOs) are the owners of offshore transmission assets which connect offshore wind farms to the onshore...
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Produced in partnership with Herbert Smith Freehills 19th May
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Introduction to retained EU lawThis Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law. It provides an overview of the key definitions and...
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Produced in partnership with Dr. Kieran Laird of Gowling WLG 19th May
Precedents
1 Counterparts—agreement 1.1 This agreement may be signed in any number of separate counterparts, each of which when...
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19th May
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Legal basisThe primary piece of legislation governing the electricity industry in mainland Great Britain (GB) is the Electricity Act 1989 (EA 1989)...
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Produced in partnership with Lis Blunsdon of Fieldfisher 19th May
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What is the ‘supplier of last resort’?When the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) revokes a supply licence (usually because of insolvency),...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 19th May
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Requirement for a nuclear site licenceA nuclear site licence (licence) is required under the Nuclear Installations Act 1965 (NuIA 1965) to use any...
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Produced in partnership with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP 19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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SubcontractingThis Practice Note examines the following legal and practical matters in relation to entering into a subcontract or when granting...
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19th May
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Energy and Brexit—Euratom and the UK Nuclear SectorWhat is Euratom?The Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community (‘the Euratom Treaty’)...
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Produced in partnership with Ian Truman of Burges Salmon 19th May
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Offshore Oil and Gas Directive 2013/30/EU—snapshotTitleDirective 2013/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 June 2013 on safety of...
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Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado of Andes Legal Consulting Ltd 19th May

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What use class under the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987 would a wind turbine farm fall into?The Town and Country Planning (Use...
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6th Jun
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Planning for climate changeEffective spatial planning is an important part of a successful response to climate change, as it can influence the...
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5th Jun
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The planning regime for energy storage in England and WalesIntroductionThis Practice Note looks at planning issues associated with energy storage in...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Maile and Duncan Williams of Eversheds Sutherland 5th Jun
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Planning policy on renewable energy in EnglandThe importance of renewable and low carbon energyThe general principles of planning policy in England...
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5th Jun
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Permitted development rights for renewable energy technologiesThe Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development Order) 1995, SI 1995/418...
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5th Jun
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Offshore wind—permits and permissionsLegislative and policy context for offshore wind development in the UKUnder EU Directive 2009/28/EC (the EU...
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Produced in partnership with Helen Mitcheson of Trowers & Hamlins 5th Jun
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Consents for onshore renewable generating stationsWhat is a 'generating station'?There are a number of different legislative definitions of a...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 5th Jun
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Renewable Energy Directive 2009/28/EC—snapshotTitleDirective 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the...
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Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado of Andes Legal Consulting Ltd 5th Jun
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Mitigating the impacts of onshore wind farmsThe National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) encourages local planning authorities to design their local...
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5th Jun
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Energy installations—consent under section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989IntroductionFollowing the introduction of the development consent regime...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 5th Jun
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Energy installations—application procedure for Electricity Act consentIntroductionFollowing the introduction of the development consent regime under...
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Produced in partnership with Matthew Collinson of Igloo Energy 5th Jun
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Site selection and application requirements for onshore wind developmentsThe National Policy Statement for Renewable Energy Infrastructure (the...
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5th Jun
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Technical Advice Note 8: planning for renewable energy in WalesPolicy contextTechnical Advice Note (TAN) 8 provides technical advice to supplement the...
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