The Court of Appeal Finds no Error in Environmental Permit for NSIP Waste Facility in Bedfordshire

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The Court of Appeal Finds no Error in Environmental Permit for NSIP Waste Facility in Bedfordshire


Lindblom LJ gave the court’s judgment in BACI’s appeal against the judgment of Lang J in the High Court dismissing its claim that an environmental permit in respect of nationally-significant… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Daniel Stedman Jones Date

Oil and gas regime to be reviewed as Government admits transposition error


The government is launching a review of the Environmental Impact Assessment legislation and practices for offshore oil and gas after conceding judicial review proceedings brought against drilling in Poole Bay…. Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Further Information wrongly disregarded in Renewable Heat Incentive accreditation contrary to statutory guidance


The Northern Ireland Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal by a woodchip manufacturer against the refusal to accredit their facility for the Renewable Heat Incentive. To encourage renewable heat… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Duncan Sinclair Date

39 Essex Chambers Announce New Heads of Chambers


Chambers is delighted to announce that Charlie Cory-Wright QC and Richard Harwood OBE QC have been elected as the new Joint Heads of Chambers and take up their positions as… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Charlie Cory-Wright QC, Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Chiswick Curve tower rejected by Secretary of State


The Chiswick Curve is a proposal for a part 32 storey and part 25 storey tower at the junction of the M4 and the North and South Circular Roads.  Planning… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

The Planning Law Survey 2019: Best of the Barristers


39 Essex Chambers are delighted to have 10 Barristers ranked in The Planning Law Survey 2019. Top Rated Planning Silks: Peter Village QC, Thomas Hill QC, Richard Harwood QC, James… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Peter Village QC, Thomas Hill QC, James Strachan QC, Andrew Tabachnik QC, Philippa Jackson, Rose Grogan, Victoria Hutton, Jonathan Darby, Katherine Barnes Date

Judgment Reserved in “Significant” Planning Court Case Concerning the Covanta Rookery South Waste Incinerator, Bedfordshire


On Thursday 11th October 2018, Lang J reserved judgment in Bedfordshire Against Covanta Incinerator’s challenge to the grant of an environmental permit for a waste incineration installation at Rookery South. The site… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Richard Harwood OBE QC, Daniel Stedman Jones Date

Land Value Capture – not quite there (Richard Harwood OBE QC)


The Housing, Communities and Local Government has just published its report on Land Value Capture.  It makes welcome comments on planning, viability assessment and strategic infrastructure tariffs.  It does though… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

Land value capture: a new consensus – Richard Harwood OBE QC


A new consensus appears to be forming around land value capture, which emphasises the effective working of the planning system. A coalition of interest groups and policy bodies wrote to… Read more »

CategoryNews, Articles Author Richard Harwood OBE QC Date

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