Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR or DTI)RSS feed

The Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, created in June 2007, combines the former Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) with the Better Regulation Executive.

This is the UK ministerial department with policy responsibility for competition law, and consumer law, UK compliance with the European Union State aid rules, and the energy industries.

The website (now http://www.berr.gov.uk/) was reorganised in May 2006. Most links were broken as a result of the reorganisation. The new site (which has not significantly changed with the change of name) does not make it easy to find the new URLs.

Wed 10 Dec 2008Merger Action Group v UK Government [2008] CAT 36
Fri 28 Nov 2008Appeal against HBOS/Lloyds TSB merger clearance
Fri 31 Oct 2008Lord Mandelson's grounds for clearing HBOS/Lloyds TSB
Tue 07 Oct 2008Grounds for Government intervention in HBOS/Lloyds
Mon 29 Sep 2008Sky v Government and Virgin (ITV stake) [2008] CAT 25
Thu 25 Sep 2008OFT invites comments on HBOS / Lloyds TSB
Thu 18 Sep 2008Government clarification on HBOS/Lloyds TSB merger control
Mon 28 Jul 2008Parliamentary report on electricity windfall tax idea
Thu 17 Jul 2008UK Government code of practice on consultation
Wed 09 Jul 2008Extension of scope of Energy Act appeals to the CC
Mon 07 Jul 2008Government rules for regulatory guidance documents
Fri 27 Jun 2008Consultation on details of renewables obligation banding
Thu 26 Jun 2008No transmission subsidies needed for Scottish islands power?
Thu 26 Jun 2008Consultation on UK policy towards renewable energy
Fri 13 Jun 2008Further update on offshore electricity transmission regulation
Mon 03 Mar 2008Government response to Lords committee on regulators
Wed 27 Feb 2008BSkyB appeal against report on ITV shareholding
Wed 27 Feb 2008Virgin Media appeal against report on ITV shareholding
Fri 22 Feb 2008Consultation on funding of nuclear decommissioning
Fri 15 Feb 2008Outline licence changes for offshore transmission regulation
Thu 31 Jan 2008Interim report on management of new grid connections
Tue 29 Jan 2008Sky ordered to cut ITV stake
Tue 15 Jan 2008Reckon: Analysis of renewables obligation grandfathering
Fri 11 Jan 2008BSkyB considering appeal against ITV shareholding decision
Thu 10 Jan 2008Update on banding of the renewables obligation
Thu 20 Dec 2007Competition Commission report on BSkyB / ITV
Tue 18 Dec 2007Consultation on arrangements for distributed generation
Mon 29 Oct 2007UK Government guidance for state aid practitioners
Fri 24 Aug 2007Proposal to send distribution code appeals to the CC
Thu 16 Aug 2007Call for evidence for electricity transmission access review
Fri 03 Aug 2007Moves towards compulsory smart metering
Thu 26 Jul 2007Terms of reference for review of transmission access
Wed 25 Jul 2007Update on offshore transmission tendering regime
Thu 24 May 2007Reference of Sky/ITV to the Competition Commission
Wed 23 May 2007DTI Energy White Paper 2007
Wed 23 May 2007DTI consultation on changes to the renewables obligation
Fri 27 Apr 2007OFT and Ofcom reports on Sky/ITV submitted to DTI
Thu 05 Apr 2007Competition Commission corporate plan for 2007/2008
Fri 30 Mar 2007Regulatory regime for offshore electricity transmission
Thu 22 Feb 2007R (Greenpeace) v DTI [2007] EWHC 311 (Admin)
Thu 15 Feb 2007Ofcom/DTI guidance on (against) municipal broadband
Tue 19 Dec 2006Planning for resilience of overhead electricity networks
Wed 13 Dec 2006Security standard for offshore transmission networks
Mon 11 Dec 2006DTI simplification plan
Fri 24 Nov 2006Offshore electricity distribution network regulation
Mon 20 Nov 2006Offshore electricity transmission licensing arrangements
Wed 15 Nov 2006Energy billing and metering: changing customer behaviour
Thu 09 Nov 2006Proposed reform of electricity planning rules
Wed 01 Nov 2006Barriers and incentives to distributed generation/CHP
Wed 11 Oct 2006Franck: Renewable cat out of bag
Tue 10 Oct 2006State aid clearance for CCL aid to UK energy intensive users
Mon 09 Oct 2006Reform of aid to UK renewable electricity generation
Wed 07 Jun 2006Extension of the GB system operator role offshore
Wed 31 May 2006Concurrent competition powers in sectoral regulation
Tue 30 May 2006UK competition assessment for public subsidies
Mon 03 Apr 2006Plans for offshore electricity transmission price controls
Fri 17 Mar 2006NAO report on British Energy rescue
Fri 03 Feb 2006Proposed smearing of energy administration shortfall costs
Mon 23 Jan 2006Energy (nuclear) review: public consultation
Tue 29 Nov 2005Terms of reference for UK (nuclear) energy review
Wed 19 Oct 2005UK Government code of practice for consultations
Mon 15 Aug 2005Proposed changes to Quarterly Energy Prices series
Wed 03 Aug 2005Cost recovery mechanism for energy administration
Wed 27 Jul 2005Transmission charges in Shetland, Orkney and Western Isles
Wed 27 Jul 2005Regulation of offshore electricity transmission
Tue 07 Jun 2005Electricity safety and continuity: amendment to regulations
Fri 11 Mar 2005State aid clearance for Renewables Obligation Order 2005
Fri 11 Feb 2005NAO report on support for renewable energy
Sun 01 Jun 2003The Electricity (Connection Charges) (Amendment) Regulations 2002

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