What impact will Brexit have on planning?
In the short-term, Brexit will have very little impact on UK planning laws, as much of planning is decided at a domestic level. However, leaving the EU is likely to lead to some changes on this front.
Major UK shift towards cleaner energy
Following our earlier post this week, in the run up to tomorrow’s global climate strike, we’re feeling energised by a major move towards future change in national power supply.
Climate change: our position
As climate related activity and news headlines reach near critical levels, we thought it worthwhile putting forward some thoughts on where we see our role.
Scotland targets 100% renewable energy supply for 2020
More good news for UK renewable energy, following significant changes to Scottish planning policy.
Offshore Wind Growth Partnership boosts UK sector
While Nikki and Tom are in London for the 2019 Global Offshore Wind event, today’s announcement of a £100m investment into UK offshore promises significant growth for the sector.
Biodiversity net gain – what the new Environment Bill means for developers
While we await the government’s response to consultation results, it’s a useful period in which to review current site plans, to ensure future compliance and secure a valuable approach to sustainability.
Reflections and planning
While snowflakes fall on a chilly December morning, it seems a fitting point for reflection, following another eventful year.