Electricity in UK Law

  • Kitchen v Royal Air Force Association
    • Court of Appeal
    • 01 April 1958
    ...... has throughout been firmly persuaded that the electric supply Company, the West Kent Electric Company, now absorbed in the South Eastern Electricity Board, was in some way responsible for her husband's death. The question whether or not she was right is involved in the third of the three questions ......
  • Belize Alliance of Conservation Non-Governmental Organisations v Department of the Environment of Belize and another
    • Privy Council
    • 29 January 2004
    ......-Governmental Organisations Appellant and (1) The Department of the Environment and (2) Belize Electricity Company Limited Respondents From THE COURT OF APPEAL OF BELIZE . [Delivered by Lord Walker of ......
  • R v Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, ex parte World Development Movement Ltd
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 10 November 1994
    ......In the autumn of 1988 the Malaysian Electricity Authority identified the Pergau site as a priority. In October 1988 the British consortium told the DTI that they would be seeking, in relation to ......
  • Manchester, Lord Mayor, Aldermen and Citizens of the City of v Farnworth
    • House of Lords
    • 28 November 1929
    ....... . 3 The Town authorities of Manchester, in order to supply electricity to its inhabitants, procured in 1890 an Electric Lighting Provisional Order, duly confirmed by Act of Parliament in that year, which enabled them to ......
  • R (Edwards) v Environment Agency (No. 2)
    • House of Lords
    • 16 April 2008
    ...... project as having been the construction both of an installation for the incineration of waste and an installation for the generation of electricity. It fell within both descriptions. But the present case does not involve the construction of anything and therefore in my opinion falls outside the ......
  • R (Edison First Power Ltd) v Central Valuation Officer
    • House of Lords
    • 10 April 2003
    ...... 10 If that conclusion is correct, it is unnecessary to go further. The Secretary of State cannot draw support from the Electricity Supply Industry (Rateable Values) Order 1994 (SI 1994/3282), since it is the power of the Secretary of State to make that order which raises the ......
  • Trump International Golf Club Scotland Ltd v Scottish Ministers
    • Supreme Court (Scotland)
    • 16 December 2015
    ......In 2011 Aberdeen Offshore Wind Farm Limited ("AOWFL") applied for consent under section 36 of the Electricity Act 1989 ("the 1989 Act") to construct and operate the European Offshore Wind Deployment Centre in Aberdeen Bay, off the coast of Blackdog, ......
  • Birkdale District Electric Supply Company v Southport Corporation
    • House of Lords
    • 12 February 1926
    ...... Lighting Order, the Birkdale Urban District Council, called for shortness, "the Council," were empowered to supply and distribute electricity for all public and private purposes within the Urban District of Birkdale, as the same was constituted at the commencement of that Order. It is ......
  • Drax Holdings Ltd, Re; Re InPower Ltd
    • Chancery Division
    • 17 November 2003
    ...... relate to the funding of the acquisition of the Drax Power Station, a coal powered power station in Yorkshire (accounting for 8% of the electricity generated in England and Wales), by the AES Group from National Power plc in 1999. The acquisition of the Power Station was effected by a series of ......
  • Central Electricity Board v Halifax Corporation
    • House of Lords
    • 01 November 1962
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