Legal advice and representation to review and appeal procedures of the German Emissions Trading Authority (DEHSt) at the Federal Environment Agency
Umweltbundesamt, Zentrale Vergabestelle, Referat Z6 | Published November 23, 2016 - Deadline January 16, 2017
The DEHSt at the Federal Environment Agency (UBA) is the competent national authority for the implementation of emissions trading. Their jobs range among others include the allocation of allowances in accordance with Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Act (TEHG) and Allocation Ordinance (ZuV 2020) and the other enforcement of emissions trading legal requirements. particularly Any resultant activities include the examination of claims for allocation of allowances, the enforcement order issued decisions, examining and deciding appeals against allocation decisions of the UBA and any related court procedures such rescission / undertaking actions or interim redress. The Allocation Ordinance 2020 and the change of TEHG bring 2013-2020 several problem areas in the legal interpretation and application of certain provisions of the new trading period. Here, the DEHSt at UBA to be supported by a law firm. The contractor shall assist in the evaluation and management of the legal application problems. Given the contentious application problems are legally analyze and draw implications for future allocation rules.