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Revised Draft National Policy Statements on Energy

08 December 2010

The Energy and Climate Change Committee will hold its second oral evidence session on The Revised Draft National Policy Statements on Energy on Tuesday 14 December 2010 in Committee Room 17 [room remains unchanged], Palace of Westminster.

 

Who are the Committee seeing?

At 11.00 am
The RSPB
Campaign to Protect Rural England
Friends of the Earth

At 11.45 am
Nuclear Industry Association
Royal Town Planning Institute
Energy UK
Citibank
Renewable Energy Association

Timings are approximate.

 

What will they cover?

  • The implications of changes in the Planning Act 2008 for the implementation of the National Policy Statements;
  • The robustness of transitional arrangements preceding the abolition of the IPC and the creation of the MIPU;
  • The implications of changes to the Appraisals of Sustainability for the assessment of the National Policy Statements; and
  • How the changes in the revised draft National Policy Statements will affect their contribution to the Government’s energy policy objectives.

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