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Volume XI, Number 21

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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
5
Mar
World Trade Organization Rules Against Ontario’s “Buy Local” Program Varnum LLP
3
Mar
Modifying No Further Action Letters Under the New Jersey Privatized Site Remediation Program Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C.
3
Mar
GE Takes Over Top Spot in Ranking of World's Largest Wind Turbine Manufacturers Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP
2
Mar
Ten Thousand Wind Turbine Component Repairs Varnum LLP
1
Mar
U.S. Court of Appeals Rejects Petitions for Review of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Decision on Mobile-Sierra Applicability to Forward Capacity Auction Rates Schiff Hardin LLP
28
Feb
Energy and Environmental Law Update - February 24, 2013 Mintz
28
Feb
China Law Update - February 26, 2013 Mintz
27
Feb
In Oral Arguments during Bowman v. Monsanto the Supreme Court Struggles with Exhaustion Doctrine for Patented Seeds Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
25
Feb
Rodney Hailey Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Prison for Selling $9 Million in Fraudulent Renewable Fuel Credits / Owner of “Clean Green Fuel” falsely claimed his company produced 23 million gallons of renewable fuel U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
24
Feb
Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships Launches Regional Energy Efficiency Database Schiff Hardin LLP
23
Feb
The Cybersecurity Executive Order’s Effect on the Electric Industry Schiff Hardin LLP
23
Feb
Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources Commissioner Mark Sylvia Speaks Regarding Commonwealth’s Energy Efficiency Initiatives Schiff Hardin LLP
22
Feb
The State House Commission’s 60th Anniversary May Be Dampened By New Proposed New Jersey Legislation Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C.
22
Feb
Supreme Court Hears “Replicant Soy Bean” Appeal Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A.
22
Feb
Electricity Resource Adequacy — Texas Initiatives and North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Concerns Schiff Hardin LLP
22
Feb
Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and the Federal Insurance Office (FIO): Points of Focus for House Financial Services Committee Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS)
21
Feb
D.C. Circuit Upholds Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Ruling to Apply Mobile-Sierra Doctrine to Forward Capacity Auction (FCA) Rates Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
21
Feb
Energy Plant for Longwood Medical Center Gets Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Energy Star Award U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
21
Feb
Recent Developments in PM2.5, SO2 and CSAPR Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Rule Challenges Schiff Hardin LLP
21
Feb
International Clean Energy Finance Opportunities Mintz

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