Court of Appeal gives effect to the broad definition of environmental information under the EIR

The Court of Appeal in Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy v The Information Commissioner and Alex Henney [2017] EWCA Civ 844 has upheld an Upper Tribunal (“UT“) decision that information about the communications and data component of a Smart Meter Programme (the “Programme“) constitutes “environmental information” for the purposes of regulation 2(1) of the Environmental … Read more