Emissions trading

Reference Projects

(As of July 2020)

  • Legal representation in regulatory offence proceedings relating to the annual emission report (since 2020), on behalf of a municipal utility, Western Germany
  • Legal advice concerning a capacity cutback (2020), on behalf of a major non-ferrous metal manufacturer, Western Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of the emissions trading duty of a plant (2020), on behalf of a chemical company, Western Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of the classification of a plant as electricity producer (since 2020), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings related to compensation of the national electricity price (since 2019), on behalf of a major non-ferrous metal manufacturer, Western Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of allocation relating to thermal energy and on the question of the classification of a plant as electricity producer (2019 to 2020), on behalf of a major chemical company, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of the classification of a plant as electricity producer (since 2019), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of the emissions trading duty of a waste processing plant (2019), on behalf of a power station operator, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice on the details of the monitoring directive (2019), on behalf of a power station operator, Eastern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings related to emissions trading in air traffic (since 2019), on behalf of an air traffic operator, Western Germany
  • Advice on the classification of activities as carbon leakage (2019), on behalf of a municipal utility, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice for the optimum assembly of the plants (since 2019), on behalf of a paper factory, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice on the question of the emissions trading duty of a plant (since 2019), on behalf of a food processor, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings concerning emissions trading in air traffic (2019 to 2020), on behalf of an airline, South Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the consequences of Brexit on EUETS (2019), on behalf of a building materials manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the allocation of emission certificates in the case of a capacity increase (2019), on behalf of a building materials manufacturer, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the allocation of emission certificates in the case of a capacity cutback (2018), on behalf of a building materials manufacturer, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the allocation of emission certificates in the case of a capacity cutback (2018), on behalf of on behalf of an energy company, Southern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the applicability of the rules of emissions trading (2017), on behalf of a foundry, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the effects of an insolvency on emissions trading (2017), on behalf of a paper mill, Western Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings and legal proceedings against an allocation decision (2017), on behalf of an energy company, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the swap of EUA/CER (2016), on behalf of a paper mill, Eastern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings and legal proceedings concerning the compensation of the national electricity price (2015 to 2019), on behalf of a non-ferrous metal manufacturer, Western Germany
  • Legal advice concerning the effects under emissions trading law of the replacement of an old power plant by a new plant (2015 to 2018), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice on compensation of the national electricity price (2015 to 2016), on behalf of a large chemical company, Western Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings concerning emissions trading in air traffic (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a foreign airline, Eastern Europe
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings against an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings against an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a municipal energy supply company, Western Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings against an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a municipal energy supply company, Southern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings against an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a large building materials manufacturer, Southern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings against an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings and legal proceedings before the Court of first and second instance against an allocation decision (2014 to 2018), on behalf of a large non-ferrous metal manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in legal proceeding concerning periodic reporting (2014 to 2020), on behalf of a steal manufacturer, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice on an allocation decision (2014 to 2016), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal advice on Emissions Trading with regard to Air Traffic and the approval of an exemption (2014), on behalf of a provider of private charter flights, Eastern Germany
  • Legal advice on an allocation decision (2014), on behalf of an energy contracting company, Southern Germany
  • Legal advice on an allocation decision (2014), on behalf of a large cement manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal representation in legal proceedings before the Administrative Court of Berlin and the ECJ on the issue of the beginning of the requirement to participate in emissions trading of power stations (2013 to 2018), on behalf of a nationwide operating energy supply company
  • Legal representation in a lawsuit challenging the legitimacy of emission permit auctions during the second allocation period of emissions trading (2013 to 2019), on behalf of various energy supply companies, Germany-wide
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings and in legal proceedings related to the legitimacy of sanctions (2013 to 2016), on behalf of a paper plant, Germany-wide
  • Legal representation in appeals proceedings and in legal proceedings related to the legitimacy of sanctions (2013 to 2016), on behalf of a large cement manufacturer, Germany-wide
  • Legal advice during administrative proceedings and legal representation in appeals proceedings related to the treatment of bio-methane consumption under emissions trading law when being fed into the natural gas distribution network (2013 to 2015), on behalf of a German power supply company, Western Germany
  • Legal advice during administrative proceedings and legal representation in appeals proceedings related to the treatment of bio-methane consumption under emissions trading law when being fed into the natural gas distribution network (2013 to 2015), on behalf of a food manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal support on applications for the allocation of emission certificates in the case of existing installations, new installations and capacity expansions (2013 to 2014), on behalf of a large number of industrial enterprises, Germany-wide
  • Legal representation in legal proceedings on the issue of whether a refuse-derived fuel power plant is required to participate in emissions trading (2013), on behalf of a paper plant, Western Germany
  • Legal advice on the issue of the duty to report an increase in capacity (2013), on behalf of a metalworking enterprise, Western Germany
  • Legal advice during the classification as “carbon leakage” in the context of emissions trading (2013), on behalf of a large non-ferrous metal manufacturer, Northern Germany
  • Legal opinion on the decommissioning of a plant (2013), on behalf of a construction materials manufacturer, Southern Germany
  • Legal advice related to problems with the annual emission report (2013), on behalf of a steel plant, Eastern Germany