Mondaq USA: Environment
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
EPA's ground-breaking proposal to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants has been lauded by some for affording states considerable flexibility.
Foley Hoag LLP
Last week, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed EPA’s approval of Nevada’s State Implementation Plan for regional haze against a challenge by WildEarth Guardians.
Foley Hoag LLP
The Sixth Circuit has now made crystalline that a party settling some or all of its liability under CERCLA with the United States or a state has a contribution claim under Section 113.
BakerHostetler
The opinion's holding concerning federal-agency liability for the federal common-law tort of public nuisance deserves notice.
Foley Hoag LLP
Yesterday, I noted that the D.C. Circuit rejected challenges to EPA’s Enhanced Coordination Process and Final Guidance on Clean Water Act permitting for mining activities.
Foley Hoag LLP
On Friday, the D.C. Circuit reversed Judge Reggie Walton’s decision from 2012 and affirmed EPA’s authority to adopt the "Enhanced Coordination Process".
BakerHostetler
On July 2, EPA published a final rule that amends three separate sets of regulations relating to fuels.
NERA Economic Consulting
US environmental regulations are increasingly influenced by cost-benefit analyses that are performed based on the guidance of the Office of Management and Budget.
Foley Hoag LLP
There has been a concerted effort on the part of those fighting climate change to emphasize economic issues in connection with their policy proposals.
Foley Hoag LLP
After the Supreme Court held in Sackett v. EPA that EPA must provide hearings to those to whom it issues unilateral administrative orders.
Thompson Coburn LLP
A fertilizer plant surrounded by homes, schools, and a hospital.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
The Environmental Protection Agency issued its long-awaited proposed rule to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing electric utility generating units.
Holland & Knight
The Fifth Circuit's decision provides important legal and factual guidance for whether an action will cause a "take" under the ESA.
McGuireWoods LLP
The EPA finalized a rule that is likely to substantially increase production of certain kinds of valuable renewable fuels.
Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis
For years, environmental professionals, regulators, landowners, and others have relied upon the ASTM E1527-05 standard as the instruction manual for conducting All Appropriate Inquiry.
Foley Hoag LLP
Pollution exclusions first became routine in liability policies in the early 1970s.
Foley Hoag LLP
The Second Circuit recently rejected one of the all-time "Hail Mary" passes for CERCLA contribution.
BakerHostetler
The Sierra Club filed a petition for review challenging certain provisions of nine EPA rules that provide for affirmative defenses against alleged Clean Air Act violations.
BakerHostetler
On Monday, the Supreme Court’s decision in Utility Air Regulatory Group v EPA, limited EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Today, a divided Supreme Court issued a highly anticipated Clean Air Act decision in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA.
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Holland & Knight
On November 6, 2013, ASTM International (ASTM) published a new Standard Practice for Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, known as ASTM E1527-13.
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.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
The Environmental Protection Agency issued its long-awaited proposed rule to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing electric utility generating units.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On June 2, 2014, the United States Environmental Protection Agency announced a proposed rule, called the Clean Power Plan.
BakerHostetler
The opinion's holding concerning federal-agency liability for the federal common-law tort of public nuisance deserves notice.
McDermott Will & Emery
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that it is extending until May 9, 2014, the deadline for submitting comments on its proposed rule to set greenhouse gas emission limits for new coal- and gas-fired power plants.
Jones Day
The United States Supreme Court emphatically rejected the claim of authority of the EPA to rewrite indisputably unambiguous statutory language.
Foley Hoag LLP
The Second Circuit recently rejected one of the all-time "Hail Mary" passes for CERCLA contribution.
McDermott Will & Emery
Cruise ships, tankers and other large ocean-going vessels entering coastal waters near Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands face a new regulatory challenge.
Duane Morris LLP
A recent decision by the D.C. Circuit rejected certain portions of an environmental analysis conducted by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
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