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Another Biogas Operator Launches Constitutional Complaint Against Biogas Provision in EEG 2014

Another operator of a biogas plant has launched a constitutional complaint against a provision in the Renewable Energy Sources Act as applicable since 1 August 2014 (EEG 2014). The operator is again supported by the renewables assocation Nachhaltige Energie e.V.

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Biogas Operator Launches Constitutional Complaint Against Biogas Provision in the Renewable Energy Sources Act 2014

An operator of a biogas plant has launched a constitutional complaint against a provision in the Renewable Energy Sources Act as applicable since 1 August 2014 (EEG 2014) that limits EEG support for biogas plants also for plants that started operating before that date. The operator is backed by the Renewables Assocation Nachhaltige Energie e.V.

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Textile Company Lodges Constitutional Complaint Against Renewables Surcharge

The textile company Textilveredlung Drechsel, Selb, has lodged a constitutional complaint against the renewables surcharge (EEG surcharge), the trade association Gesamtverband texil + mode (t+m) informed. Recently the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) had dismissed a law suit brought by Textilveredlung Drechsel against its electricity supplier regarding the EEG surcharge.

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BVerfG: Application of Emission Allowance Reduction Factor to be Reviewed Again by BVerwG

The Federal Constitutional Court (BVerfG) on 10 December 2009 held that the Federal Adminstrative Court (BVerwG) has to review again the specific application of the reduction factor by the Federal Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt) for the allocation of emission allowances granted under the Allowance Allocation Act 2007 (ZuG 2007). Continue reading ‘BVerfG: Application of Emission Allowance Reduction Factor to be Reviewed Again by BVerwG’