Legislation

24th November 2017

SI 2017/1143.

 The Ecodesign for Energy-Related Products (Amendment) Regulations 2017.  Comes into force 1st January 2018.  These Regulations amend The Ecodesign for Energy-Related Products Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/2617) and partially implement Commission Regulations (EU) Nos 2016/2281, 2015/1189 and 2015/1185.  New entries to the table at paragraph 4 of Schedule 1 to SI 2010/2617 for the following products—

from 1st January 2018, air heating products, cooling products, high temperature process chillers and fan coil units; from 1st January 2020, solid fuel boilers; and from 1st January 2022, solid fuel local space heaters.
20th November 2017

Eire legislation. RI 2017/476.

European Union (Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Maritime Transport) Regulations 2017. Comes into force 3rd November. These Regulations provide for offences and penalties, as well as powers of inspection, as required by Regulation (EU) 2015/757 on the monitoring, reporting and verification of carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport.

17th November 2017

SSI 2017/389

The Water Environment (Miscellaneous) (Scotland) Regulations 2017. Comes into force 1st January 2018. This order amends Water Environment (Controlled Activities) (Scotland) Regulations 2011 (SSI 2011/209). General binding rules 3, 9 to 13, 15, 17 to 20, 23 and 24 in Part 1 of schedule 3 are amended and new general binding rules 25 to 28 are inserted into that part of that schedule. The Water Environment (Oil Storage) (Scotland) Regulations 2006 (SSI 2006/133) are revoked.