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Energy & environment update - March 10, 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, European Union, Japan, Mexico, USA
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  • March 10 2014

Though we shared with you our analysis of the energy and environment portions of President Obama’s fiscal year 2015 budget request last week, we

Energy & environment update - March 24, 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, European Union, Global, Japan, Ukraine, USA
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  • March 24 2014

As Congress returns from recess, the House and Senate continue to unveil more details about their spring agendas. The Senate’s recent action in

Poland to assume EU presidency

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union, Poland
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  • June 5 2011

Poland is preparing to assume the six-month presidency of the European Union as the block ponders whether to raise its 2020 goal for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, potentially before the next U.N. climate summit at the end of the year

Biodiesel antidumping trade investigation

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union
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  • September 9 2012

The European Commission launched an antidumping trade investigation August 29 into biodiesel fuel imports from Argentina and Indonesia due to concerns that export tax schemes in both countries are illegally undercutting European Union biofuel producers

Financial services legislative and regulatory update - July 2, 2012

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union, Global, USA
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  • July 2 2012

Although the biggest story had to be the Supreme Courts decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act, the markets may have found even better news in the announcement of a Eurozone agreement, which, among other things, included the introduction of a new system of European banking supervision

EU releases environmental plan

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union
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  • December 18 2011

On December 15, the European Commission released an action plan setting seven energy and environment areas in which the Commission plans to introduce measures in 2012, including regulation, research, standard setting, and demonstration projects

WTO rare earth dispute resubmitted

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • China, European Union, Global, Japan, USA
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  • July 15 2012

The European Union, Japan, and the United States placed July 13 a second request on the World Trade Organization’s July 23 Dispute Settlement Body agenda asking the organization to establish a dispute panel to rule whether China’s restrictions on rare earths exports violate global trade rules

EU incinerated MSW increases

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union
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  • January 20 2013

The Confederation of European Waste-to-Energy Plants released a report January 15 finding that European waste-to-energy plants incinerated 69.5 MMT

EU approves Caterpillar acquisition

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union
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  • October 24 2011

On October 19, the European Commission authorized, with significant reservations about the new company’s size, Caterpillar to acquire MWM, a German company that manufactures reciprocating engine generator sets used for decentralized electricity production

Greenhouse gas ratings defended

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • European Union
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  • May 20 2013

On May 14, European Union Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard defended the application of greenhouse gas ratings to fuels used in the