Energy & Environment

Latest energy & environment news, in-depth coverage, key planning decisions & appeals, policy & legislation updates.

Sign up for our new Energy & Environment email news bulletin.

Page Title RSS fe

Energy and Environment In Depth

How we did it: Winning consent for a transmission line

How we did it: Winning consent for a transmission line

A law firm worked closely with the National Grid to obtain approval for a 37 mile electricity transmission line. Colin Marrs reports.

Policy Summary: New guidance on getting consent for housing with major infrastructure projects

Policy Summary: New guidance on getting consent for housing with major infrastructure projects

Policy: Guidance on Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects and Housing.

Policy Briefing: What planners need to know about driverless cars

Policy Briefing: What planners need to know about driverless cars

Planners need to start preparing now for the future impacts of autonomous vehicles, Matthew White suggests.

Policy Summary: National planning policy set to streamline consent process for water resources

Policy Summary: National planning policy set to streamline consent process for water resources

Policy: Consultation on developing a National Policy Statement for water resources and proposed amendments to the Planning Act 2008.

How we did it: Conducting a survey for a marine plan

How we did it: Conducting a survey for a marine plan

An online mapping tool contributed to the success of this award-winning Scottish marine survey, David Dewar reports.

How we did it: Securing airport expansion permission

How we did it: Securing airport expansion permission

Mayoral opposition had to be overcome to obtain approval for London City Airport's expansion plan, David Dewar reports.

Follow Us:
Planning Jobs

Search 180,000 appeals on COMPASS