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Holding Redlich
The time to decarbonise is now.  Environmental, Social & Governance topical issues discussed here.
Herbert Smith Freehills
Except for Commonwealth agencies and Commonwealth land, most projects only interact with the EPBC Act where the project is likely to have a significant impact on a matter of national environmental...
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Considers how net zero conditions may be formulated & the implications for both decision makers & project proponents.
Holding Redlich
Discusses the most significant climate change policies that are proposed by the new federal government.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The results of the election show that Australians want greater action on climate change.
Kennedys
Climate change is a global issue and can only be truly tackled successfully by a unified approach.
Herbert Smith Freehills
The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (EPA) commenced consultation last week on greenhouse gas and culture and heritage guidance for assessing proposals likely to have a significant...
China
JunHe Law Office
NGOs and ESG are two hot topics these days. An NGO refers to a non-governmental organization. In 2017, China promulgated the Law on Administration of Domestic Activities of Overseas NGOs in China...
Hong Kong
Mayer Brown
On 2 March 2022, 175 nations endorsed a historic resolution at the fifth session of the United Nations Environmental Assembly
India
Dhir & Dhir Associates
Early this year, the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change (MEFCC) published Guidelines on Extended Producers Responsibility (the Guidelines) on...
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, via a notification1 dated February 4th, 2022, has reiterated and publicized the complete ban on the manufacture...
Khaitan & Co
A 3-judge bench of the Supreme Court of India (SC) vide its judgment dated 03 June 2022 in the case of In re: T.N. Godavarman Thirumulpad v Union of India & Ors., I.A. No.1000 of 2003 in W.P. (C)...
Alaya Legal
Abstract- In its workshop organized recently, the NITI Aayog and WRI India emphasized the importance of green financing in decarbonizing the country's transport sector.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
The Environment Impact Assessment Notification, 2006 ("Notification") requires new projects or existing projects requiring expansion, modernisation or any change in the product mix or raw material mix...
Economic Laws Practice
Whether an industry employing about 8000 workers which has been set up pursuant to consent to establish and consent to operate, as obtained from the concerned statutory authority and which has applied for ex post facto Environmental Clearance, ...
Phoenix Legal
India being one of the world's largest ship recycling industries has acceded to the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships ("Convention").
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Plastic waste management is an initiative to control the amount of plastic waste in the environment by adopting circular economy and other environmental-friendly disposal solution.
Indonesia
Nusantara Legal Partnership
According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the increases in carbon emission have been caused by human activities over the last 150 years.
Nusantara Legal Partnership
Buildings in most countries are responsible for approximately 40% of energy consumption, according to the World Business Council for Sustainable Development in 2009
Azmi & Associates
Circular economy (‘CE') is one of the solutions to climate change, biodiversity loss, waste, and pollution.
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