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Regulation (2014:21) on the geological storage of carbon dioxide.

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Regulation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Mineral resources, Sea, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Protection of habitats Continental shelf Marine pollution Transport/storage EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone Birds Wild fauna Wild flora Management/conservation
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 March 2014.
Abstract

This Regulation applies to the geological storage of carbon dioxide in Sweden, the Swedish continental shelf and the Swedish EEZ. Article 6 of the 1996 Protocol to the 1972 Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter (SU 2000:48) requires a special agreement between Sweden and another confining state. Should Sweden not enter into such an agreement , the storage of carbon dioxide may not take place in a storage that spans both Swedish territory or the Sw

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. 314 of 3 June 1966 concerning the continental shelf.

Legislation | Sweden | 1966

Keyword: Marine pollution, Maritime zone, Continental shelf, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Sweden's Exclusive Economic Zone (1992:1140).

Legislation | Sweden | 1992 (1998)

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Research, Offences/penalties, Maritime zone, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Sovereignty

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2009/147/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the conservation of wild birds.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Birds, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2007)

Keyword: Framework law, Basic legislation, Institution, Pollution control, EIA, Access-to-information, Agricultural land, Ecosystem preservation, Environmental audit, Environmental planning, GMO, Environmental standards, Inspection, Polluter pays principle, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Soil rehabilitation, Management/conservation, Waste management, Waste prevention, Water conservation zone, Waterworks, Drainage/land reclamation, Authorization/permit, Protected area, National parks

Source: FAO, FAOLEX