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Energy Act 2008 (Consequential Modifications) (Offshore Environmental Protection) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 1513 of 2010).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2010
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Energy, Mineral resources, Sea, Environment gen.
Keyword
Ozone layer Air quality/air pollution Emissions Pollution control Energy conservation/energy production Renewable energy Transport/storage Marine pollution Mining Natural gas Oil Ecosystem preservation
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

This Order is consequential on the introduction by the Energy Act 2008 of licensing regimes for respectively for the offshore storage and unloading of combustible gas and the permanent storage of carbon dioxide and modifies provisions of secondary legislation relating to the protection of the environment offshore so that they apply in connection with activities that are required to be licensed under Part 1 of the Act. These activities are: gas storage or unloading activities; related exploration activities; and the establishment or maintenance of installations for such purposes.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Energy Act 2008 (2008 Cap. 32).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Transport/storage, Radiation, Nuclear energy, Pollution control, Hazardous waste, Marine pollution, Mining, Natural gas, Oil

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Offshore Petroleum Activities (Conservation of Habitats) Regulations 2001 (S.I. 1754 of 2001).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2001

Keyword: Marine pollution, Mining, Oil, EIA, Marine protected areas, Offences/penalties, Protected area, Protection of habitats, Birds

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Fluorinated Greenhouse Gases Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 261 of 2009).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Hazardous substances, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Offshore Petroleum Activities (Oil Pollution Prevention and Control) Regulations 2005 (S.I. No. 2055 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2005

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Pollution control, Marine pollution, Oil pollution, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Offshore Petroleum Production and Pipe-lines (Assessment of Environmental Effects) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 360 of 1999).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1999

Keyword: Marine pollution, EIA, Authorization/permit, Oil pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Offshore Combustion Installations (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Regulations 2001 (S.I. No. 1091 of 2001).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2001

Keyword: Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Authorization/permit, Registration, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Offshore Chemicals Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 1355 of 2005).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2002

Keyword: Marine pollution, Hazardous waste, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Offshore Installations (Emergency Pollution Control) Regulations 2002 (S.I. No. 1861 of 2002).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2002

Keyword: Marine pollution, Hazards, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

REACH Enforcement Regulations 2008 (S.I. No. 2852 of 2008).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2008

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Data collection/reporting, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX