This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 January 2010, amend the Climate Change (Liquid Fossil Fuels) Regulations 2008. Those regulations specify the liquid fossil fuels that are obligation fuels or obligation jet fuels for the purposes of the Climate Change Response Act 2002. Those regulations also set out the requirements for the collection of data and information and the calculation of emissions under section 62 of the Climate Change Response Act 2002 in relation to obligation fuel participants and obligation jet fuel participants.
provide for the use of unique emissions factors by participants who have been approved to use them:
require participants who wish to use unique emissions factors to keep certain data about the fuel to which they relate:
adjust the formulas for calculating emissions to provide for participants who wish to use unique emissions factors:
adjust the emissions factors for light fuel oil and heavy fuel oil.
Date of notification in Gazette: 1 October 2009.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.