BEIS to double fines for breaching EU emissions trading regulations

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has doubled the CO2 price it uses to calculate penalties for companies found to have violated the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) Regulations.

by Simon Pickstone
Fines for breaching the EU Emissions Trading Scheme Regulations are set to increase next year following a steep rise in the price of emissions allowances. Photograph: Chris Conway/Getty Images
Fines for breaching the EU Emissions Trading Scheme Regulations are set to increase next year following a steep rise in the price of emissions allowances. Photograph: Chris Conway/Getty Images

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content

Register

Subscribe

Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits