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Community Emissions Trading Scheme (Allocation of Allowances for Payment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 2661 of 2012).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2012
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Energy
Keyword
Emissions Emissions trading Energy conservation/energy production
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations make provision for the allocation of Community tradeable emissions allowances in accordance with Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1031/2010 on the timing, administration and other aspects of auctioning of greenhouse gas emission allowances pursuant to Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowances trading within the Community. The Regulations provide for the appointment of an auctioneer and the appointment of an auction platform. Both appointments are to be made by the Treasury and may be made subject to conditions and limitations.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Commission Regulation (EU) No. 1031/2010 on the timing, administration and other aspects of auctioning of greenhouse gas emission allowances pursuant to Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowances trading within the Community.

Legislation | European Union | 2010

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Ozone layer, Climate change, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Community Emissions Trading Scheme (Allocation of Allowances for Payment) Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 1825 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental fees/charges, Environmental standards, Pollution control, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX