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EPA proposes to eliminate startup, shutdown, and malfunction affirmative defenses under Clean Air Act

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 10 2014

The United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") proposed on September 5, 2014 to prohibit excess emissions during periods of startup

The climate report - summer 2014 - risky business report outlines regional climate change risks

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 13 2014

As reported in Jones Day's Fall 2013 Climate Report, Risky Business, an initiative cochaired by hedge fund billionaire Tom Steyer, former U.S

EPA proposes new cooling water intake structure standards

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 15 2011

EPA recently issued a pre-publication copy of the proposed new rule setting standards for the cooling water intake structures at most existing facilities

Report connects climate change with increased insurer payments and decreased insurer financial health

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2012

The investor advocacy group Ceres released a report in September 2012 that outlines concerns about the future cost and availability of property insurance, and the financial health of property and casualty insurance companies, due to worsening adverse weather conditions

Investor group proposes requiring sustainability data disclosure for listing companies on stock exchanges

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 7 2013

The Investor Network on Climate Risk ("INCR") has released a Consultation Paper in an effort to integrate sustainability disclosure requirements into

Establishing proof of exposure

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 12 2012

The Fall 2010 issue of Practice Perspectives: Product Liability & Tort Litigation contained a thought-provoking article entitled “Genes for Justice? Using Gene Expression Analysis to Identify the Molecular Footprints of Environmental Hazards.”

Iowa Court of Appeals declines to extend public trust doctrine to the atmosphere

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 7 2013

As previously discussed in The Climate Report, a coalition of youth-oriented climate change advocacy and other groups filed suits in 2011 against

EPA proposes clean power plan for greenhouse gas emissions from existing electric generating units

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 10 2014

On June 2, 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") issued a proposed rule to control carbon emissions from existing electric

Calling all PRPs with contribution claims: pay up, or steer clear of bankruptcy court

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2011

When a company that has been designated a responsible party for environmental cleanup costs files for bankruptcy protection, the ramifications of the filing are not limited to a determination of whether the remediation costs are dischargeable claims

Pennsylvania Federal Court joins others in holding that state common law claims are preempted by the Clean Air Act

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2013

In Bell v. Cheswick Generating Station, GenOn Power Midwest, L.P., No. 2:12-cv-929, 2012 BL 267976 (W.D. Pa. Oct. 12, 2012), the U.S. District Court