Category Archives: Government

Chnages in governmental thinking that may impact upon business and the environment

Green GB Week – Wrap-Up (20 October 2018)


Over the past week, this website has been posting five posts on each of the days of the first Green GB Week marking the 10th anniversary of the Climate Change Act 2008. Green GB Week is an opportunity to bring … Continue reading

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Green GB Week – Day 5 (19 October 2018)


  Today (19 October 2018) is Day 5 & the final day of the first Green GB Week marking the 10th anniversary of the Climate Change Act 2008. Green GB Week is an opportunity to bring the whole country together … Continue reading

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Green GB Week – Day 4 (18 October 2018)


Today (18 October 2018) is Day 4 of the first Green GB Week marking the 10th anniversary of the Climate Change Act 2008. Green GB Week is an opportunity to bring the whole country together to celebrate UK leadership and … Continue reading

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Green GB Week – Day 3 (17 October 2018)


Today (17 October 2018) is Day 3 and midway through the first Green GB Week marking the 10th anniversary of the Climate Change Act 2008. Green GB Week is an opportunity to bring the whole country together to celebrate UK … Continue reading

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Butterflies in the wider UK Countryside: 1976 to 2017


The UK Government has published indicators on butterflies in the United Kingdom, which are intended to contribute to a suite of indicators due to be updated later this year (the UK Biodiversity Indicators). In the meantime, the specific indicators on … Continue reading

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DRAFT REGULATIONS: The Offshore Environmental Civil Sanctions Regulations 2018


These Regulations have been drafted to give the Secretary of State the power to impose civil sanctions by way of fixed and variable monetary penalties on persons in respect of certain criminal offences under the following legislation: the Merchant Shipping … Continue reading

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DRAFT LEGISLATION: The Renewable Transport Fuels and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Regulations 2018


In a week of various regulatory and guidance documents on the subject of renewable transport fuels & Greenhouse gas emissions following on from a post early this week (Motor Fuel Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reporting Guidance), a new amendment Regulation has … Continue reading

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