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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 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
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Jun
Massachusetts SMART Program Regulations: More Solar Capacity, Less Land Area Beveridge & Diamond PC
24
Jun
VAT and Customs Duty Increases in Saudi Arabia – Implications for Investment into the Kingdom Bracewell LLP
24
Jun
If you Handle PFAS, Your TRI May Be Different Next Year Beveridge & Diamond PC
23
Jun
Land and Water Conservation Fund Clears First Congressional Hurdle for Permanent Funding Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
23
Jun
FERC Denies Anbaric Complaint, Announces Technical Conference to Examine Grid Access for Offshore Wind Projects Greenberg Traurig, LLP
22
Jun
DOE Proposes to Amend its Room Air Conditioner Test Procedures Keller and Heckman LLP
22
Jun
EU Parliament Adopts Sustainability Taxonomy Regulation to Fight Greenwashing Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
22
Jun
Can a Settlement with the Regulator Protect You from Your Neighbors in Massachusetts? Greenberg Traurig, LLP
22
Jun
The Energizer – Volume 68 K&L Gates
19
Jun
Top International News in Chemical Policy and Regulation - June 19, 2020 Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
19
Jun
States Seek PFAS Requirements in Industrial Stormwater General Permit Beveridge & Diamond PC
19
Jun
Assessing Environmental Compliance Impacts from COVID-19 Foley & Lardner LLP
19
Jun
Federal Court Vacates Nationwide Permit 48 for Local Commercial Shellfish Growers Beveridge & Diamond PC
18
Jun
Key Takeaways | Developments in the PJM Market McDermott Will & Emery
18
Jun
CPSC Will Hold Webinar on Improvements to SaferProducts.gov Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
18
Jun
FERC Commissioner McNamee Will Remain on Commission After Term Ends of June 30th K&L Gates
18
Jun
FERC Announces Conferences on Carbon Pricing and Offshore in RTOS/ISOS K&L Gates
17
Jun
New York Proposes Regional Greenhouse Gas Changes Hunton Andrews Kurth
17
Jun
EPA Announces Winners of the 2020 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
16
Jun
Treasury and the IRS Fuel Taxpayers' Confidence Regarding Section 45Q Credits Following Call for Suspension of the Credits Bracewell LLP

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