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Volume XI, Number 261

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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 are 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.

For hourly updates on the latest news about environmental and energy laws, regulations, and legislation, be sure to follow our Environmental Regulation & Energy Law Twitter feed and sign up for complimentary e-news bulletins.

Date Title Organization
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Key Trends Impacting Fisheries and Aquaculture in the United States Beveridge & Diamond PC
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Jul
OSTP Will Hold Public Listening Sessions on Scientific Integrity and Evidence-Based Policymaking Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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Jul
New TSCA Section 8(d) Rule Adds 50 Chemicals to Reporting Requirements Beveridge & Diamond PC
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Jul
New York Appellate Court Finds Lead Agency Took Sufficient “Hard Look” At Environmental Impacts Under SEQRA to Approve Commercial Development Beveridge & Diamond PC
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Jul
FERC Invites Comment on Reforms to Regional Transmission Planning, Cost Allocation & Generator Interconnection Van Ness Feldman LLP
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Jul
Foley Weekly Automotive Report - July 20, 2021 Foley & Lardner LLP
20
Jul
Solar Farm Developers and Fishermen Mintz
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Jul
ISO Publishes Standard Evaluating Methods for Assessing the Release of Nanomaterials from Commercial, Nanomaterial-Containing Polymer Composites Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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Jul
FDA Updates Guidance on Recycled Plastics in Food Packaging Keller and Heckman LLP
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Jul
Energy & Sustainability M&A Activity — July 2021 Mintz
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Jul
California DTSC Finalizes Priority Product Listing of Carpets and Rugs Containing PFAS Triggering Reporting Requirements Beveridge & Diamond PC
19
Jul
FERC Launches Sweeping Effort to Gather Input on – and Potentially Overhaul – its Transmission Planning, Cost Allocation and Generator Interconnection Rules Bracewell LLP
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Jul
Allocating Risk in Solar Power EPC Contracts: Texas Style! [VIDEO] Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
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Jul
Energy & Sustainability Washington Updates - July 2021 Mintz
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Jul
The End of the Road in Maui? Mintz
16
Jul
EPA Stewardship Program Encourages Voluntary Withdrawal of PFAS LVEs Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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Jul
“Fit for 55” – Delivering on the European Green Deal Hunton Andrews Kurth
15
Jul
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Passes Energy Infrastructure Act, Teeing Up Consideration of Bipartisan Infrastructure Package Van Ness Feldman LLP
15
Jul
Louisiana Wind Week 2021 Jones Walker LLP
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Jul
EPA Seeks Comments on Petition Filed to Cancel Seresto Registration Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

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