This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 February 2012 but apply on and from 1 January 2011, amend the Climate Change (Stationary Energy and Industrial Processes) Regulations 2009 (the principal regulations).
The amendments adjust the requirements for collecting information and calculating emissions in respect of the activity in Part 3 of Schedule 3 of the Climate Change Response Act 2002 of combusting used oil, waste oil, used tyres, or waste for the purpose of generating electricity or industrial heat, specify a method of calculating emissions from underground coal gasification, and specify a method of calculating emissions from the activity of combusting industrial waste.
The amendments also adjust the emissions factors for mining or purchasing natural gas that are set out in table 10 of Schedule 2 of the principal regulations.
Date of notification in Gazette: 13 October 2011.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.