Sep 07, 2021
National law firm Freeths has advised Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) on a collaboration with Plymouth City Council, to develop a new community-owned solar farm.
Sep 06, 2021
The Cabinet Office has updated its procurement policy note and guidance on reserving below threshold procurements to provide additional clarification on the application of the policy for other contracting authorities, reservations by supplier location and transparency requirements.
Sep 03, 2021
The Vale of Glamorgan Council is to take enforcement action over planning concerns relating to the Biomass Gasification Plant in Barry.
Sep 01, 2021
Warrington Brough Council has been caught in controversy after making an unusually large loan to a company controlled by a billionaire.
Aug 26, 2021
Energy regulator Ofgem has launched a probe into a company involved in a solar panel scheme with Stoke-on-Trent City Council.
Aug 23, 2021
The High Court has granted the Good Law Project permission for its legal challenge against three Whitehall departments over the multi-billion pound “Levelling Up Fund”.
Aug 19, 2021
Treasury guidance sees councils allowed to use Public Works Loan Board to refinance commercial property debt that would otherwise be ineligible for support
The Treasury is to allow local authorities to borrow from the Public Works Loan Board (PWLB) to refinance debt even when this has been incurred on commercial property projects now ineligible for the board’s support.
Jul 27, 2021
Trowers advises London borough on CPO for strategic infrastructure works for £6bn Meridian Water development
Law firm Trowers & Hamlins has advised the London Borough of Enfield on a compulsory purchase order relating to strategic infrastructure works necessary to enable the £6bn Meridian Water regeneration.
Jul 22, 2021
Waste recycling business wins stay in battle with council over appropriate forum to resolve EcoPark dispute
Suez Recycling and Recovery Surrey has won a stay of proceedings in a dispute with Surrey County Council over the provision of waste infrastructure.
Jul 13, 2021
Government to review Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects regime in bid to halve process time for some projects
The Government has launched an operational review of the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects (NSIP) regime with the aim of some projects going through the process in up to half the time than at present.