• New Guidance has been published by the Department for Communities and Local Government on the Pre Application Process under the Planning Act 2008.

    New Guidance has been published by the Department for Communities and Local Government on the Pre Application Process under the Planning Act 2008.

    08Sep2014

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  • Zyda Law to Host Panel Discussion at The Energy Event 2014.

    With The Energy Event only a few weeks away, preparation is in full swing at the Zyda Law office.

    03Sep2014

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  • St Albans City & District Council to Challenge Pickles' Decision to Allow Helioslough Appeal

    St Albans City and District Council are set to challenge the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government’s decision to grant planning permission for the Strategic Rail Freight Interchange (SRFI) following an appeal by Helioslough Limited.

    29Aug2014

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  • Industry expert issues warning over Scotland’s oil reserves

    In the run up to the referendum on Scottish Independence on Thursday 18 September, an industry expert, Sir Ian Wood, has raised concerns over the Scottish Government’s predictions for North Sea Oil recovery contained in its white paper, ‘Scottish Future’.

    22Aug2014

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  • UK energy: are we doing enough to secure supply?

    The political unrest in Ukraine, and the prospect of a repeat of the 2009 crisis which saw an interruption of supply to southern Europe has underscored the vulnerability of economies that rely on imported energy.

    21Aug2014

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  • CPRE: Policy Guidance Note on Solar Energy

    The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) have issued a policy guidance note on Solar Energy discussing some of the law and policy issues associated with solar farm development.

    21Aug2014

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  • Majority support for fracking in the UK

    A survey carried out for United Kingdom Onshore Oil and Gas (UKOOG) has revealed that 57% of the British public are in support of natural gas from shale, providing a much needed boost to the fracking industry.

    12Aug2014

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  • Zyda Law to run free "Legal Hub" service at The Energy Event 2014

    September sees the return of The Energy Event at Birmingham’s NEC. The conference is one of the industry’s largest exhibitions which informs energy professionals about the latest technologies and services that can reduce costs and comply with legislation

    05Aug2014

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  • Our newly appointed Nuclear Policy and Strategy Consultant, Mick Bacon, provides commentary on the latest White Paper from DECC.

    Our newly appointed Nuclear Policy and Strategy Consultant, Mick Bacon, provides commentary on the latest White Paper from DECC.

    25Jul2014

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  • DECC Publishes White Paper on Implementing Geological Disposal

    Following a consultation on improving the process of finding a site to host a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF), the Government published a White Paper on 24th July 2014.

    24Jul2014

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