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Lexis®PSL Energy weekly highlights—19 January 2017

Lexis®PSL Energy weekly highlights—19 January 2017
Published on: 19 January 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Lexis®PSL Energy weekly highlights—19 January 2017
  • Feature articles
  • Fracking moves forward (R (on the application of Friends of the Earth Ltd and another) v North Yorkshire County Council)
  • Headlines (News updates & analysis)
  • Electricity and gas regulation—EU Commission Decision on energy network code priority lists published in the Official Journal
  • Electricity and gas regulation—Decision to modify NIC and LCNF Funding Return Mechanism
  • Renewables—Offshore wind fund passes £1bn target
  • Renewables—RO Guidance for Generators updated to include transition section
  • Relevant updates from other practice areas
  • Trackers
  • More...

Article summary

Welcome to the weekly Energy highlights from the Lexis®PSL Environment team for the week ending 19 January 2017. This week’s highlights a feature article on the recent High Court decision on fracking in North Yorkshire. Other items this week include the publication in the Official Journal of the EU Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2017/89 on the establishment of the annual priority lists for 2017 for the development of network codes and guidelines, Ofgem’s decision to modify NIC and LCNF Funding Return Mechanism, to broaden the use of FRM, allowing the return of money in additional cases, the world’s first dedicated offshore wind fund passing its initial £1bn target following its sixth UK asset acquisition, publication by Ofgem of guidance for generators relating to the transition period and closure of the Renewables Obligation (RO) scheme and Ofgem proposals for further amendments to the Capacity Market Rules. We have also published our consultation and legislation trackers for 2017. We also include updates on new and existing consultations published by Ofgem, details of new and updated content within Lexis®PSL Environment and updates from other practice areas which may be of interest to energy lawyers. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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