European Union

Drax Power & Others v. Commission of the European Communities (Court of First Instance, 2007)

Jurisdiction: European Union


Principle law(s): EU Emission Trading Scheme (EU ETS) (Directive 2003/87/EC establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community and amending Council Directive 96/61/EC)


Side A: 8 f̩vrier 2007 - Soci̩t̩ Arcelor Atlantique et Lorraine et autres (Corporation)


Side B: Commission of the European Communities (Government)


Core objectives:

Challenge to Commission decision rejecting UK NAP


Summary
Applicant contended that the Commission wrongly rejected the United Kingdom national allocation plan (NAP) for a second time following its decision in Case T-178/05, United Kingdom v. Commission, on the grounds that the proposed amendments were notified too late. The court dismissed the application as inadmissible.
Case documents

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