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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
13
Oct
Court Sets Citizen Suit Case for Trial Even Though State Regulators Are Evaluating Similar Issues Schiff Hardin LLP
13
Oct
Environmental Essentials: Citizens Suits [WEBINAR] Bracewell LLP
12
Oct
Pennsylvania Poised to Open the Doors to Community Solar Projects Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
12
Oct
U.S. and Dutch Governments Announce Hydrogen Collaboration Greenberg Traurig, LLP
12
Oct
TCEQ Accepting Comments on Proposed Changes to Penalty Policy Bracewell LLP
9
Oct
Amazon Ruling Impacts Prop 65 Issues CMBG3 Law
9
Oct
EPA Approves Oklahoma Regulatory Control Over ‘Restored' Tribal Land Van Ness Feldman LLP
9
Oct
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality Proposes Major Revision of Statewide Penalty Policy Foley & Lardner LLP
9
Oct
The Energizer – Volume 76 K&L Gates
9
Oct
Growing Opportunities in the Carbon Field for Agriculture and Forestry K&L Gates
8
Oct
In Wake of Industrial Accidents, TCEQ Seeks Revisions to Penalty Policy and Compliance History Rules Beveridge & Diamond PC
8
Oct
The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI): The Mid-Atlantic Expansion is Underway . . . Or is It? K&L Gates
8
Oct
Forecasting Climate Policy Under a Trump or Biden Administration K&L Gates
8
Oct
UK ETS – Aviation Emissions Post-Brexit Vedder Price
7
Oct
Public Consultation Begins on SCCS Scientific Advice on Safety of Nanomaterials in Cosmetics Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
7
Oct
EPA Grants Manufacturer Request for Risk Evaluation of D4 Posted on October 07, 2020 by Lynn L. Bergeson Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
7
Oct
Federal Authority for Offshore Aquaculture Reappears on the Horizon Beveridge & Diamond PC
6
Oct
The Fate of Executive Orders after 2020 Election Jones Walker LLP
6
Oct
SB 288: Sustainable Transportation and the “Road to Recovery” for Post-COVID Air Pollution and Unemployment Concerns Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
6
Oct
FDA Will Hold NanoDay Virtual Research Symposium on October 9 Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

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