Regulatory scope and definitions The scope and management of rights Permitting storage site exploration, project development and CO2 injection Operating and closing storage facilities Management of long-term responsibilities and liabilities Additional Issues
Instrument Title
Definitions
Classification of CO2
Composition of CO2 streams
Geographic coverage, exclusions and prohibitions
Enhanced oil recovery (EOR)
Property rights
Competition with other interests
Preferential rights between CCS operators
Third party access to storage sites
Public participation
Permitting exploration activities
Controls on site selection
Environmental protection and impact assessment
Permitting CO2 injection and storage
Monitoring, reporting and verification
Inspections
Corrective and remedial measures
Operational liabilities
Financial security
Enforcement
Site closure
Allocation of long term responsibilities and liabilities
Financial contributions to long term stewardship
Additional issues
Energy Act 2008 (UK Energy Act), European Union, United Kingdom, European Union, United Kingdom, England, European Union, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, European Union, United Kingdom, Scotland, European Union, United Kingdom, Wales X X X X X X X X X X X X
Environmental Protection: The Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Access to Infrastructure) Regulations 2011 No. 2305 (UK Infrastructure Access Regulations), European Union, United Kingdom, European Union, United Kingdom, England, European Union, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, European Union, United Kingdom, Scotland, European Union, United Kingdom, Wales X X X X X
Environmental Protection: The Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Termination of Licenses) Regulations 2011 No. 1483, European Union, United Kingdom, England, European Union, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, European Union, United Kingdom, Scotland, European Union, United Kingdom, Wales, European Union, United Kingdom X X X X X X
Environmental Protection: Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Licensing etc.) Regulations 2010 No. 2221, European Union, United Kingdom, Wales, European Union, United Kingdom, Northern Ireland, European Union, United Kingdom, England X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Environmental Protection: Storage of Carbon Dioxide (Licensing etc.) (Scotland) Regulations 2011 No. 24 (Scotland CO2 Storage Licensing Regulations), European Union, United Kingdom, Scotland X X X X X X X X X X X X X X