August 2019 Legal Update

August 2019 Legal Update

  This month’s most legislation amendments are in reference to the UK leaving the EU:   The Landfill Disposals Tax (Wales) Act 2017 (Reliefs) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2019 Changes have been made regarding; mines and open cast quarries being...
August 2019 Legal Update

July 2019 Legal Update

This month’s Green Element is chuffed to hear: The Climate Change Act 2008 (2050 Target Amendment) Order 2019 From June 2019 the UK has implemented a new target: To reduce carbon emissions by 100% by 2050. This is in accordance with the 1990 baseline. This is fabulous...
The Politics of Climate Change

The Politics of Climate Change

Five years ago, when studying climate systems my lecturer told us not to discount the beliefs of the sceptic. This puzzled me greatly. Climate sceptics are people that believe climate change is a natural process and not induced by humankind. Why was this highly...