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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
29
Oct
EPA Releases Revised Draft TSCA Risk Evaluation for PV29 for Comment Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
29
Oct
Trump-era Environmental Regulations at Risk: Potential Changes Under a Biden Administration Jones Walker LLP
29
Oct
TSCA Section 21 Petition Seeks Section 4 Test Rule for 54 PFAS Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
29
Oct
U.S. Chemical Safety Board Issues Factual Update on TPC Group Port Neches Facility Bracewell LLP
29
Oct
10th Circuit expands PSM coverage Bracewell LLP
28
Oct
EPA Seeks Comment on Its Interim Guidance on Residual Efficacy Claims Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
28
Oct
FERC Issues Settlement Order Reaffirming “Gaming” Prohibition in Power Markets Bracewell LLP
28
Oct
TURI Calls for Information on Carbon Nanotubes and Carbon Nanofibers Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
28
Oct
NGOs Petition EPA for TSCA Section 4 Testing of 54 PFAS Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
27
Oct
NNI Publishes Supplement to President’s 2021 Budget Request Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
27
Oct
The Energizer - Volume 77 K&L Gates
27
Oct
Climate Change Litigation: Oregon Rejects Expansion of Public Trust Doctrine Beveridge & Diamond PC
27
Oct
Brazilian Institute Proposes Revised Chemical Classification, Labeling, and Hazard Communication Standard Beveridge & Diamond PC
26
Oct
House Climate Bill Takes Aim at Shipping Emissions K&L Gates
23
Oct
FERC Proposes Policy Statement on Oil Pipeline Affiliate Contracts Pierce Atwood LLP
23
Oct
FERC Policy Proposal May Advance State Efforts to Price Carbon Emissions Beveridge & Diamond PC
23
Oct
EFSA Updates Opinion on Styrene in FCMs Keller and Heckman LLP
23
Oct
EPA Announces Settlement with Electrolux for Importing Air Filter Products with Nanosilver Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
23
Oct
Contemplating the Future of the Lower Snake River Dams K&L Gates
22
Oct
UAE Ultimate Beneficial Ownership Regulations Bracewell LLP

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