Legislation

13th November 2015

SSI 2015/384

SSI 2015/384. The Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Amendment Order 2015. Came into force 12th November. This Order amends the Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order (SSI 2009/140). Most of the amendments relate to the use of biomass to generate electricity.

13th November 2015

SR 2015/367

SR 2015/367. The Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015. Comes into force 10th December.

These Regulations amend the Smoke Control Areas (Authorised Fuels) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 (SR 2013/205), to add two new fuels to the list of fuels declared to be authorised fuels, for the purposes of Article 2(2) of the Clean Air (Northern Ireland) Order 1981

13th November 2015

SSI 2015/383

SSI 2015/383. The Environmental Regulation (Enforcement Measures) (Scotland) Order 2015. Comes into force 12th November.

This Order provides the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (“SEPA”) with powers to impose civil enforcement measures on persons in relation to the offences specified in Schedule 4 to the Order. The enforcement measures are fixed monetary penalties, variable monetary penalties and enforcement undertakings