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Budget 2013 and Planning

Hot off the press. What has Budget 2013 to say about planning. More than we expected to be fair. After last year’s hotly awaited NPPF we anticipated planning might get a bit of a breather. So here’s a quick round-up… The Government intends to take forward two Carbon Capture and Storage projects to the detailed planning and design stage. The Government is set to introduce a new shale gas field allowance and extend the ring-fence expenditure supplement from six to ten years for shale gas projects to promote investment in this industry at an early stage of its development.  Technical planning guidance on shale gas will be produced by July 2013 to provide clarity around planning for shale gas during the … Continue reading

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