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Energy, Climate, and Environmental Law News

Environmental and energy laws intersect routinely with businesses, in many different niches and industries. From companies developing solar energy systems, to a small business selling all-natural, organic foods, these industries collide with legislation and court precedents, and companies must be aware of the regulations impacting their businesses. Visitors to the National Law Review will come across industry news, agency news, and local legislation as well as litigation as it relates to the areas of energy and environmental law.

EPA and other Governmental Environmental Agencies and Legislation

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), the Clean Air and Water Acts, Brownfield Remediation and Redevelopment, and Toxic Substances and Control Act (TSCA), are agencies that the National Law Review covers.  Additionally, the implications of the Endangered Species Act and implications of the changes to this long-standing legislation is analyzed by the legal experts at the National Law Review.

Alternative Energy Production

Additionally, biobased energy production, and alternative energy production, including regulations, tax credits, and upcoming legislation are also extensively covered by the National Law Review.  Industry developments, legal developments in the energy sector, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and renewable energy reform and legislation, are among the topics visitors can read about online. Developments in coal, geothermal, solar, wind, hydroelectric, and natural gas both in the US and internationally are also updated on the website.

Environmental Litigation in Federal and State Courts

Many environmental issues and regulations find their way to the courtroom, as different agencies and environmental groups fight for their various interests.  Litigation covering the Clean Water Act and how it is enforced, as well as litigation on CERCLA and Superfund site clean-up costs and environmental litigation brought by the Army Corps of Engineers.

Climate Change and the Environment

Climate change has been a major factor in environmental legal issues, as the impacts of climate change are felt and there is increasing public pressure for companies and governments to pay attention to its devastating effects. The National Law Review provides coverage of corporate responses to climate  changecreative litigation for the benefit of children and the responses to climate change and coverage of world agreements, like the Paris Agreement,  and President Trump’s controversial withdrawal from the Paris Agreement.

Date Title Organization
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Sep
Energy & Sustainability Washington Updates – September 2019 Mintz
20
Sep
EDF Reports That EPA Has “Muzzled” SACC Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
20
Sep
Senator Murkowski Speaks On The Relationship Between Renewable Energy And Mining Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
20
Sep
Virginia Governor Sets Targets For Clean Energy Development Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
20
Sep
BRAG Biobased Products Blog: September 20, 2019 Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
20
Sep
EPA Calls for Nominations for 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
20
Sep
Trump Administration Repeals “Waters of the U.S.” Rule and Moves Towards a Replacement Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
19
Sep
U.S. Department of Energy Withdraws Expanded General Service Lamp Definition and Refuses to Impose Backstop Efficiency Standard Beveridge & Diamond PC
18
Sep
Politics Trumps Economics? Trump’s Revocation of California’s Waiver Under the Clean Air Act Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
18
Sep
EPA Researches Carbon Nanotubes in 3D Printing Filament Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
18
Sep
The Energizer -Volume 52 K&L Gates
18
Sep
Does WOTUS Still Mean Woe Is Us? Jones Walker LLP
18
Sep
Internet of Things Strategies for the Energy Sector Mintz
18
Sep
Government Repeals Obama-Era Waters of the U.S. Rule: Major Supreme Court Decision to Come, but ‘Regulatory Patchwork’ Remains Greenberg Traurig, LLP
18
Sep
Japanese Knotweed, Hybrids and UK Case Law – a growing concern? Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
17
Sep
Federal Agencies Repeal Obama-Era Clean Water Rule Van Ness Feldman LLP
17
Sep
Earthjustice Notifies EPA of Intent to Sue for Failure to Disclose Information about New Chemical Substances Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
17
Sep
Solar Construction Costs Continue Historic Decline, Providing Cushion Against Trade Disputes Foley & Lardner LLP
17
Sep
Circular Economy and Pollution Reduction Act Stalls in California Legislature Keller and Heckman LLP
17
Sep
Superfund Task Force Final Report: A Superset of Recommendations Beveridge & Diamond PC

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