Mondaq USA: Environment
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
With the Clean Power Plan currently stayed in federal court, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper appears to be considering his own options to act unilaterally on climate change.
Foley & Lardner
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) published a joint set of greenhouse gas and fuel efficiency standards...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The United States District Court for the District of Oregon upheld a state law placing a temporary ban on the use of motorized equipment for mining in Oregon riverbeds and banks.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The City of Longmont completely banned the fracking process within the city's limits; whereas, the City of Fort Collins enacted a five-year moratorium on the fracking process.
Holland & Knight
After more than six years of review and the issuance of several draft guidance documents, the White House CEQ published on Aug. 5, 2016, its final guidance on considering GHG and climate change impacts in reviews conducted under the NEPA.
Jones Day
The Agencies complied, and the Plan was approved by CARB in April 2014.
Jones Day
The other two judges on the Eighth Circuit panel agreed that the Minnesota statutory provisions should be struck down, but for reasons other than their extraterritorial reach.
Jones Day
With the recent finding that greenhouse gas emissions from certain aircraft engines endanger public health and welfare, the EPA must promulgate aircraft engine emission standards under CAA Section 231.
Jones Day
On July 12, 2016, the California Air Resources Board issued a Preliminary Draft Proposed Regulation Order and Staff Report, which would amend California's cap-and-trade regulations, 17 C.C.R. §§ 95801 et seq.
Jones Day
On June 30, 2016, the United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") published a proposed rule titled Clean Energy Incentive Program Design Details.
Jones Day
The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change released the latest publication in a series of guides aimed at increasing investor activism at senior management levels regarding climate change.
McCarter & English
I am sure you heard Hillary explain last night why she is going to take action on climate change. "I believe in science." We weren't so articulate when we counseled last week to "Go to the Data," but she figured it out.
McCarter & English
We try to stay away from politics on the blog, so we were reluctant to take up the Sierra Club's recent report concluding that if Donald Trump became president he would be unique among world leaders in his refusal to acknowledge climate change.
Foley Hoag LLP
Late last week, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected challenges to the Army Corps' Nationwide Permit 21, which allows small surface mining projects to proceed without...
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
The 2012 emission standards ("ESs") applicable to the oil and gas industry will not be reopened by the U.S. EPA despite requests by the American Petroleum Institute and other industry and environmental groups' petitions.
Jones Day
In the July 20, 2016, Federal Register, USDA's APHIS proposed to amend the regulations setting out its National Environmental Policy Act implementing procedures.
Jones Day
The FSA NEPA implementing regulations also cover the Commodity Credit Corporation ("CCC") programs that FSA administers on behalf of CCC.
Foley Hoag LLP
Earlier this week, the 7th Circuit affirmed the Department of Energy's new energy efficiency requirements for commercial refrigeration equipment.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
Newly proposed design details for the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Energy Incentive Plan (CEIP) could open the door for economic development in Indian Country...
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
On July 27, 2016, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued a decision in a novel air emissions case under the federal CERCLA.
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The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change released the latest publication in a series of guides aimed at increasing investor activism at senior management levels regarding climate change.
Dentons
The 2016 U.S. presidential nominees' starkly different views on energy and environmental policy reflect the growing divide between Republicans and Democrats on these issues.
Fox Rothschild LLP
As you may recall, on August 5, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") was conducting an investigation into the Gold King Mine near Silverton, Colorado when approximately 3 million gallons of mine wastewater spilled into Cement Creek,
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
On June 30, the EPA issued its proposed rules for the design details of the Clean Energy Incentive Plan (CEIP), a component of the (now stayed) Clean Power Plan (CPP).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The Northern District of Indiana rejected the insurer's assertion that its pollution exclusion clauses unambiguously included all contaminants.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
Newly proposed design details for the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Energy Incentive Plan (CEIP) could open the door for economic development in Indian Country...
McDermott Will & Emery
The President's Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) has just issued a guidance document that addresses that question.
WilmerHale
On August 1, 2016, the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) released its final guidance on how and when federal agencies should consider the direct and indirect impacts from climate change, including from greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, ..
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
The three leaders publicly committed to see half of the continent's electricity generated by clean sources by 2025—placing climate change at the center of the enduring Partnership.
McCarter & English
I am sure you heard Hillary explain last night why she is going to take action on climate change. "I believe in science." We weren't so articulate when we counseled last week to "Go to the Data," but she figured it out.
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