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8 November 2017
The need to mobilise green, climate smart, environmentally friendly financing is racing at speed up the agenda of regulators, governments and the institutional investor and financial communities globally. Whilst the commitment in the Paris Agreement to hold global...
6 November 2017
New urban real estate developments are increasingly sourcing their energy from decentralised energy systems rather than from connections to the national grid networks. This briefing sets out some of the key features and legal and regulatory issues involved with...
30 October 2017
22 September 2017
The European Commission (EC) has called for authorisation to negotiate a free-standing multilateral court (MIC) to resolve investor-State disputes arising under investment agreements. If the EC's vision gains traction, the way in which investor-State disputes...
17 August 2017
While the Australian Government generally welcomes foreign investment, certain types of investment proposals may be susceptible to review or require prior approval. On 1 December 2015 a new inbound foreign investment regime came into force which repealed and...
28 July 2017
The Government has published its plan for a smart and flexible energy system. The Government sees a £17bn – 40bn boost to the economy through the implementation of smart energy, and the plan therefore forms a central part of its Industrial Strategy....
27 July 2017
Through an amendment regulation dated 1 June 2017, the Federal Ministry of Economy and Energy (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie) has implemented the requirement of Directive 2014/94/EU according to which operators of charging points shall,...
21 July 2017
On 11 April 2017, the Prime Minister of Vietnam issued Decision 11/2017/QD-TTg ("Decision 11"), an encouraging development in the promotion of domestic solar power projects in Vietnam. Decision 11 came into effect on 1 June 2017 and is due to expire on...
27 June 2017
Welcome to the Summer edition of our Global Environment Newsletter. This edition covers the following topics: EU: Combating Climate Change in the Aviation Industry: Development of the 'stop the clock' provisions, the global market-based measure and...
E-Mobility | Möglichkeit zu punktuellem Aufladen verpflichtend für Ladesäulen mit Inbetriebnahme ab Dezember 2017
21 June 2017
Mit der "Ersten Verordnung zur Änderung der Ladesäulenverordnung" vom 1. Juni 2017 hat das Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie die Vorgabe der Richtlinie 2014/94/EU umgesetzt, wonach Betreiber von Ladesäulen für Elektromobile...