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European Communities (Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 279 of 2014).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Climate change Continental shelf Air quality/air pollution Dispute settlement Maritime zone Waste disposal Transport/storage Data collection/reporting Offences/penalties Waste management
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the European Communities (Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide) Regulations 2011 by: giving a definition of “CO2 stream” (a flow of substances that results from CO2 capture processes) and “Geological storage of CO2” (injection accompanied by storage of CO2 streams in underground geological formations) and various other definitions; to add new provisions on the CO2 stream acceptance criteria and procedure, Third Party Access to transport network and storage sites and settlement of disputes the purposes of Article 22 of Directive 2009/31/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council.

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2009/31/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the geological storage of carbon dioxide.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Climate change, Continental shelf, Maritime zone, Exploration, Authorization/permit, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

European Communities (Geological Storage of Carbon Dioxide) Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 575 of 2011).

Legislation | Ireland | 2011

Keyword: Pollution control, Climate change, Continental shelf, Air quality/air pollution, Maritime zone, Waste disposal, Transport/storage, Data collection/reporting, Offences/penalties, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX