Legislation

19th December 2017

SI 2017/1289

.  The Renewables Obligation (Amendment) (Energy Intensive Industries) Order 2017. Comes into force 14th December. This order amends the Renewables Obligation Order 2015 (SI 2015/1947). Article 2 inserts a new definition of “EII excluded electricity”, electricity which is supplied to certain industrial users of into SI 2015/1947. Article 3 amends the provision imposing the renewables obligation in article 7(2) and inserts a new definition of “relevant electricity”. Article 8 inserts new articles 13A and 13B which cover the determination of the number of renewables obligation certificates to be produced by electricity suppliers

15th December 2017

SSI 2017/451

The Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2017. Comes into force 18th December. These regulations amend The Electricity Works (Environmental Impact Assessment) (Scotland) Regulations 2017 (SSI 2017/101). The definition of an “EIA development” is amended. Amendments are also made to Regulation 28.

14th December 2017

EU 2017/2313

Commission Implementing Regulation. Comes into force 14th December 2019. This regulation sets out the format specifications of the plant passport for movement within the Union territory and the plant passport for introduction into, and movement within, a protected zone.