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Shearman & Sterling LLP
Here we explain the background to the 2014 Directive, as well as summarise some of the main amendments to the 2009 Directive and potential impacts for industry.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Two recent actions demonstrate the United Kingdom’s ("UK") continuing commitment to enforcing the European energy laws and the need for vigorous compliance efforts by market participants.
BakerHostetler
Oil and gas developer Pennsylvania General Energy Company, LLC recently filed suit against Grant Township in Indiana County, Pennsylvania.
BakerHostetler
This Wednesday in Raleigh will see the first of four upcoming public hearings in North Carolina over the state’s proposed fracking rules.
Duane Morris LLP
The FERC's landmark regional electric transmission planning rulemaking has survived what could be the first of several rounds of judicial scrutiny.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Now that summer is drawing to a close, let’s check in on one important bill that lost momentum just as the summer was beginning.
Foley & Lardner
The IRS recently released Notice 2014-46 which provides welcome guidance to tax equity investors and developers on the construction of energy projects.
Foley & Lardner
An eleventh-hour compromise by the Massachusetts House Ways and Means Committee effectively gutted the highly publicized net metering and solar power bill.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
On behalf of our friends and partners at SURGE Accelerator, Mintz Levin is excited to share that the application for the Spring 2015 SURGE Program is now open for prospective enrollees.
Morgan Lewis
President Peña Nieto announces short-term plans for accelerating the reform’s implementation.
Jones Day
Further to the Mexican Energy Constitutional Amendments approved on December 12, 2013, President Enrique Peña Nieto signed decrees enacting Secondary Laws for Mexico's Energy Reform.
McDermott Will & Emery
Residents of the Town protested the compressor station’s location and urged FERC and Millennium to pursue an alternative site referred to as the Wagoner Alternative.
Orrick
On August 8, 2014, the IRS released Notice 2014-46, which provides additional guidance on the "start of construction" requirements for the investment tax credit and production tax credit.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Congress is in recess for the remainder of August, but when it returns for just over two weeks in September, much of the focus will turn to crafting a continuing resolution to keep the government open while senators and representatives continue to negotiate a budget.
McDermott Will & Emery
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Order No. 1000 mandate that going forward the high-voltage electric transmission grid be planned and fairly financed regionally by all of its operators and beneficiaries, survived myriad challenges from 45 petitioners in the unanimous August 15 decision of a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in South Carolina Public Service Authority v. FERC.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Last week, a bipartisan coalition in the House of Representatives voted in favor of HR 5120, the Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2014.
Jones Day
In an effort to prevent fraud that threatens to undermine the Renewable Fuel Standard program, and to restore faith in the trading system established to facilitate RFS compliance, the United States Environmental Protection Agency published final regulations for a renewable identification number quality assurance program on July 18.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On 8 July 2014, the European Commission’s DG Energy published an updated draft of the implementing acts on data reporting under the Regulation on Wholesale Energy Market Integrity and Transparency ("REMIT").
McDermott Will & Emery
The Internal Revenue Service (Service) issued Notice 2014-46 (Notice) on August 8, 2014, to provide further guidance on meeting the beginning of construction requirements for wind and other qualified facilities (biomass, geothermal, landfill gas, trash, hydropower, and marine and hydrokinetic facilities).
Holland & Knight
The secondary laws regulating the constitutional reform approved by the Mexican Congress were enacted setting the starting point for the transformation of the country's energy sector.
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On July 1, 2014, 2013 CALGreen, Part 11, Title 24, of the California Code of Regulations will go into effect. As
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
The House Appropriations Committee approved July 15 a fiscal year 2015 spending bill for the Interior Department, the EPA, and related agencies.
McDermott Will & Emery
The Senate Finance Committee passed the Expiring Provisions Improvement Reform and Efficiency Act (EXPIRE Act) on April 3, 2014.
BakerHostetler
After a recent accident at an Ohio unconventional drilling site, Governor Kasich expressed concern about the state’s fracturing-fluids-disclosure laws.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
In a historic USD 50 billion award rendered on July 18, 2014, an Arbitral Tribunal held unanimously that the Russian Federation breached its international obligations.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
President Obama announced on Friday several executive actions to advance clean energy.
Stites & Harbison PLLC
The Clean Water Act prohibits the discharge of dredged or fill materials into U.S. waters unless done in accordance with a permit issued by the Corps.
BakerHostetler
The rapid expansion of shale drilling in recent years has brought with it an increase in the wastewater that is generated during the fracking process.
K&L Gates
This will be a proposed change to the current procedures to process applications to export LNG to non-FTA countries.
Morgan Lewis
The sanctions directly affect companies involved in Russia's oil and gas industries by imposing new export license requirements.
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