Emissions

The IIDMA has submitted allegations to the draft royal decree that develops the legal framework for energy communities.

The draft royal decree introduces an appropriate framework that provides legal certainty, foresees the identification and removal of barriers, and contemplates the necessary measures for the development of energy communities, but it also raises questions about which legal entities can be used for their constitution.

Environmental information, the significant absentee in non-financial information statements. Much ado about nothing.

According to Law 11/2018, large companies are required to prepare a non-financial information statement (NFIS) that includes, among other things, the impacts of their activities on the environment. However, the majority of NFIS from financial institutions, such as banks and insurers, lack the required environmental information.

COP27 represents a step forward, but not to everyone’s satisfaction

[Article originally published in El País] After the arduous and difficult negotiations that took place until the early hours of 20 November in Sharm-El-Sheikh, the 27th Conference of the Parties (COP27), the supreme body of the 198-state United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), has concluded. To assess its results in a comprehensive manner, …

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IIDMA achieves a 50% reduction in the emissions authorized for the Ibiza Thermal Power Plant

The plant’s Environmental Authorization had been updated in February, with NOx emission limits much higher than those allowed by European legislation. Second success for IIDMA in the Balearic Islands in less than a year. Last February 17th the Plenary of the Environmental Commission of the Balearic Islands published a revision of the Integrated Environmental Authorization …

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