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Environment weekly highlights—6 July 2017

Environment weekly highlights—6 July 2017
Published on: 06 July 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Environment weekly highlights—6 July 2017
  • In this issue:
  • Air emissions and climate change
  • High Court warns government over air pollution plans
  • 11 EU Member States breach air pollution emissions ceilings
  • Environmental information
  • Commission proposal for a Council Decision on compliance with Aarhus
  • Definition of ‘environmental information’ does not require that the information is itself intrinsically environmental
  • Environmental enforcement and prosecutions
  • Managing dual regulator criminal investigations
  • More...

Article summary

This week’s edition of Environment highlights includes the High Court’s decision this week following ClientEarth’s latest challenge to the government’s draft air quality plan and the European Commission’s proposal challenging the findings of the Compliance Committee of the Aarhus Convention that the EU is failing to comply with the Convention. Another highlight is the UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA) press conference on the ‘immense challenges’ facing environmental law in the run-up to Brexit. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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