• EDF Granted Planning Permission for Transformer Storage Building for Sizewell B Nuclear Power Station

    We are pleased to announce that EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited (EDF Energy) was granted planning permission to enable the offsite storage of electrical transformers to be used during Sizewell B’s outage.

    07May2014

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  • Updates to Sizewell DEPZ

    In January 2014, ONR introduced Annex 2 to their document The Technical Assessment of REPPIR Submissions and the Determination of Detailed Emergency Planning Zones.

    01May2014

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  • Zyda Law Shortlisted for the Boutique Firm of the Year – National category at The Lawyer Awards 2014

    We are pleased to announce that Zyda Law has been shortlisted for the Boutique Firm of the Year – National category at The Lawyer Awards 2014.

    28Apr2014

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  • Government Go-ahead Given to Eight Renewable Energy Projects

    Government approval has been granted for eight major renewable energy projects which are expected to create up to 8,500 new jobs, could help power approximately three million homes and generate up to £12billion worth of private investment.

    23Apr2014

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  • New Sentencing Guidelines for Environmental Offences

    February 2014 saw the Sentencing Council launch a set of new guidelines for judges and magistrates aimed at increasing the penalties imposed on serious environmental offenders.

    23Apr2014

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  • Planning for Onshore Wind farms

    On 22nd April 2014, the Government issued a House of Commons Library Standard Note setting out issues with the planning process for onshore wind development.

    22Apr2014

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  • Zyda Law: Paving The Way

    In a recent article titled “Paving the Way,” Carl Beck MRICS, Planning Applications Manager at the Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd (DSRL), discusses a project that has been described as an “exemplar” by the RICS Land Journal.

    04Apr2014

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  • Planning Inspectorate accept Application for Development Consent for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

    On 6th March 2014, the Planning Inspectorate accepted Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay plc (TLSB)’s application for development consent for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon.

    01Apr2014

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  • Zyda Law Top 50 Planning Law Firm

    Hot on the heels of recent success at The Legal Business Awards 2014 and the upgraded “Top Tier” ranking for Planning and Environment by Legal 500, it has been confirmed that Zyda Law has been rated as a TOP50 Trusted Advisor.

    28Mar2014

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  • Sizewell B DFS Section 96A Applications Approved

    We are pleased to announce that EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited (EDF) were granted an amendment to planning permission for the construction and operation of a Dry Fuel Store as an extension to the Sizewell B nuclear generation station on Thursday 20th March 2014.

    21Mar2014

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