Planning and Permitting for Bioenergy Development workshop

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 23/07/2014
9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location
EBRI

Category(ies)

Bookings are closed for this event.

Event Details

The European Bioenergy Research Institute (EBRI) at Aston University has partnered up with URS Infrastructure & Environment Ltd to provide expert planning and permitting support and guidance for companies and organisations interested in bioenergy development.

The workshop will provide participants with a good understanding of how the planning and environmental permitting systems work.  Case-study examples of first-hand experiences by URS consultants will be discussed along with the commonly experienced ‘pitfalls’ of the planning and permitting application processes.

Workshop topics will include:

  • Introduction to the planning system
  • Planning policy
  • Planning applications
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
  • Introduction to the environmental permitting system
  • Permit applications
  • Regulatory guidance

The workshop will be interactive with plenty of opportunities to ask questions throughout.  Attendees will also be offered the opportunity to sign up for free 1:1 advice on planning and permitting to help move projects forward.