UK Government's Plan to Shake up Infrastructure Planning
In this short course, we’ll look at what might the government's recent announcements mean for the planning process for major infrastructure and decarbonisation goals?
On 23 September, the UK government published "The Growth Plan 2022" as part of its emergency fiscal event announced by the chancellor. The Growth Plan contains a number of measures that will affect the planning and environment landscape, and may also provide a boost for certain types of renewable energy generation and decarbonisation technologies.
By the end of this course, you should be able to:
- Describe the government's promise to speed up determination times for offshore wind projects
- Understand the aim of the Growth Plan 2022