This week, the High Court ruled in favour of three claimants who brought a claim seeking judicial review of the UK's Net Zero Strategy and ordered the Government to lay a fresh report under s14 of the … [Read more...] about High Court orders new UK Net Zero Strategy report
The Office for Environmental Protection (the "OEP") has published its latest report, Taking stock: protecting, restoring and improving the environment in England, pursuant to its powers under s.29 of … [Read more...] about Analysis: OEP publishes first 25 Year Environment Plan monitoring report
I’ve had the pleasure of speaking to a number of senior in-house lawyers (GCs) recently. Almost every one of them has said that they’re leading on ESG matters for their organisations. No surprise … [Read more...] about What’s next on your ESG agenda? Some views from the top…
The newly created Office for Environmental Protection (OEP) has issued a draft strategy and enforcement policy to set out its role and remit. The consultation documents offer an insight into what … [Read more...] about What can public bodies expect in the new era of the Office for Environmental Protection?
Modular construction involves producing standardised components of a building in an off-site factory and then assembling them on-site. It has the potential to improve housing quality, speed up … [Read more...] about What is modular construction?
So today the focus will be on transport and driving the move to zero carbon systems. Just as in so many other areas, we are not looking at new and unproven technologies, but at the challenge to … [Read more...] about Wednesday is Transport day at COP26