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Commercial Property Standard Enquiries (CPSE)The Commercial Property Standard Enquiries (CPSE) have become the industry-standard pre-contract...
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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for commercial property in ScotlandHow do EPCs apply to commercial property in Scotland?This Practice Note...
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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For the purposes of s 100 of the Highways Act 1980, a ‘highway drain’ is defined as including a ditch, gutter, watercourse, soak-away, bridge,...
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What is a contract of insurance?This Practice Note covers the legal framework and regulatory guidance to be considered in determining whether an...
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Regulation (EU) No 517/2014 on fluorinated greenhouse gases—snapshotTitleRegulation (EU) No 517/2014 of the European Parliament and of the Council of...
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Waste types and controls—controlled wasteControlled waste is subject to legislative control. It is defined in Part II to the Environmental Protection...
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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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Flood reinsurance—the Flood Re schemeBackground to the schemeThe Association of British Insurers (ABI) and the government had an agreement, known as...
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Public nuisancePublic nuisance involves a nuisance being carried out, which affects a section of the general public. It has been defined as: 'acts or...
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Forfeiture of property following convictionThe power of the court to order the forfeiture of property under the Sentencing Act 2020The Sentencing Act...
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Environmental permitting—flood risk activitiesHistory of flood defence consentsThe ‘old’ system of flood defence consents, prior to 6 April 2016,...
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UK CCUS—an overviewThis Practice Note examines Carbon Capture Usage and Storage (CCUS) from the UK perspective. While currently there are no CCUS...
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20th Sep
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Kyoto Protocol 1997—snapshotTitleKyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol) Parties192 See:...
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9th Sep
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Carbon capture usage and storage—planning and policyOverview of carbon capture usage and storageCarbon capture and storage (CCS) is the capture (from...
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Carbon capture usage and storage—permitting requirementsBrexit impact11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit...
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Carbon Capture and Storage Directive 2009—snapshotTitleDirective 2009/31/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the...
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Produced in partnership with Begonia Filgueira FIEMA of Acuity Law 24th Aug
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LULUCF Regulation 2018/841—snapshotTitleRegulation (EU) 2018/841 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 2018 on the inclusion of...
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17th Aug
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The Paris Agreement 2015—snapshotTitleParis Summit (COP21/CMP11)LocationParis, FranceDate30 November—12 December 2015SubjectClimate change,...
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11th Aug
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District heating/heat networks—technologyWhat is district heating (DH)?DH, also known as heat networks, involves the provision of hot water or steam...
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Hydropower—technologyBrexit impactAs of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but it has entered an implementation...
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11th Aug
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Carbon offsettingThe Kyoto Protocol and reducing emissionsThe Kyoto Protocol (the Protocol) is an international agreement adopted by the United...
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Kyoto Protocol—eligibility, compliance and enforcementThe Kyoto Protocol commits developed economies set out in Annex I to the UN Framework Convention...
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Biomass heating—technologyWhat is biomass heating?Biomass heating is the combustion of organic (non-fossil) material to generate heat. In theory there...
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Biomass combined heat and power—technologyWhat is biomass combined heat and power?A biomass combined heat and power (CHP) system is an engine designed...
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Ground source heat pumps—technologyWhat are ground source heat pumps?Ground source heat pumps (GSHPs) are central heating and/or cooling systems that...
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Offshore wind—technologyWhat is offshore wind?Offshore wind refers to wind turbines that are installed in bodies of water, typically the sea. Wind...
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Onshore wind—technologyWhat is onshore wind?Onshore wind refers to wind turbines that are installed in land. Wind turbines harness the energy of...
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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 1992—snapshotTitleUnited Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)Parties197...
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Anaerobic digestion—technologyWhat is anaerobic digestion?Anaerobic digestion (AD) is the creation of digestate and biogas (mainly methane), through...
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