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Climate Change (Net Welsh Emissions Account Credit Limit) (Wales) Regulations 2018 (W.S.I. No. 1305 (W. 259) of 2018).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Wales
Document type
Regulation
Date
2018
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Environment gen.
Keyword
Air quality/air pollution Climate change Emissions Emissions trading Ozone layer
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations set a limit on the amount of carbon units that may be credited to the net Welsh emissions account in accordance with section 33(4) of the Environment (Wales) Act 2016, which provides that the net Welsh emissions account for a period is the amount of net Welsh emissions of greenhouse gases plus any carbon units debited from the account, and minus any carbon units credited to the account during the period.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Environment (Wales) Act 2016 (2016 anaw 3).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2016

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards, Basic legislation, Institution, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental planning, Climate change, Coastal zone management, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Crustaceans, Soil pollution/quality, Waste management, Waste disposal, Freshwater resources management, Sustainable development, Flood, Disasters, Sewerage, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX