e-Newsletter Energy & Utilities Belgium and The Netherlands, 1st quarter 2013

This is the quarterly Energy & Utilities Newsletter which highlights the main developments in the energy field in both the Netherlands and Belgium. The highlights have been collected by the Energy & Utilities teams of NautaDutilh's offices in Rotterdam and Brussels.

  • Implementation of the Supplier Model (NL)
  • Reform of the Walloon rules on green certificates for solar panels (BE)
  • Renewable Energy Surcharge SDE+ 2013 (NL)
  • New frame of reference for wind turbines in Wallonia (BE)
  • Bill on the implementation of REMIT (NL)
  • Obligation to connect to Heating Grids (NL)
  • Approval of the Brussels Code of Air, Climate and Energy Control (BE)
  • Judgment by Trade and Industry Appeals Tribunal on charging a fee on investments in the grid (NL)
  • Judgment by Trade and Industry Appeals Tribunal regarding the duty to connect at the closest point on the grid (NL)
  • Wind Energy on Land (NL)
  • Amendments to the Electricity Act 1998, the Gas Act and the Heating Supply Act relating to the 2011 Energy Report (NL)
  • Flemish Energy Company operational (BE)
  • NMa integrated into ACM (NL)
  • New regulation on guidelines for trans-European energy infrastructure (EU)

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