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Heat Act 2: key points for investors

The draft bill ‘Wet collectieve warmtevoorziening’ (the ‘Heat Act 2’) was open for consultation until 3 August 2020. This draft …

Draft bill on CO2 emissions tax

In this article Jan Erik Janssen discusses the draft bill concerning a CO2 tax on emissions from industrial installations. The …

Energy audits – Dutch approach

In this article Jan Erik Janssen discusses the what, why and how of energy audits in the Netherlands. The article …

The Netherlands as a green hydrogen hub

In this article Veii Jacobs, Bart van Oorschot and Jan Erik Janssen discuss the Outlook on Hydrogen of the Dutch …

New act aims to minimise gas production from Groningen Field

This short article discusses the Act that amends the Gas Act and the Mining Act to minimise gas production from …

Broadening subsidy scheme for renewable energy: from SDE+ to SDE++

This short article discusses the contemplated broadening of the SDE+, the main subsidy scheme for renewable energy production in the …

New milestones to combat climate change

This short article discusses a number of developments in Dutch energy and climate policy, including the consultation on the Act …

Investor liability for cartel infringements by portfolio companies confirmed

On 12 July 2018, the General Court of the European Union (the GC) published its judgments in the power cable …

Prohibition on coal-fired power plants

This short article discusses the plans of the Dutch government to prohibit the generation of electricity by means of coal. …

Towards a climate and energy plan: will Dutch polder model succeed?

This short article discusses the objectives of the government and the negotiation format for the national climate agreement. This implementation …

Renewable energy subsidies renewed

This short article discusses the SDE+ subsidy scheme for renewable energy. It was published on 12 March 2018 in the …

New government's ambitious climate and energy initiatives

This short article discusses the new Dutch government’s ambitious climate and energy initatives. It was published on 15 January 2018 …

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Heat Act 2: key points for investors

In this article Veii Jacobs and Jan Erik Janssen outline the key points of the draft bill ‘Wet collectieve warmtevoorziening’ (the ‘Heat Act 2’) for investors.