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EPA opens environmental crimes office in North Dakota

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 5 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) opened a Criminal Investigation Division (CID) office in North Dakota at the end of July. North Dakota has

BOEM issues ANPR to update financial assurance requirements for Outer Continental Shelf operations

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 3 2014

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) issued an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) on Risk Management, Financial Assurance, and

The attractive C corporation

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 2 2014

In August a major energy company announced that the corporate managing partner would tender to buy out the publicly traded interests in its master

Does litigation on the Endangered Species Act cost jobs and prevent the purpose of the act itself?

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 7 2011

The U.S. House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee, chaired by Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA), held their first of multiple oversight hearings today on the Endangered Species Act

Senate committee to hold hearing on CCS bills

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 11 2011

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee will a hold a hearing tomorrow on two carbon capture and storage (CCS) measures

FERC assesses penalties for late qualifying facility self-certifications

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 27 2012

A recent order from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC” or “the Commission”) demonstrates the importance of timely compliance with the qualifying facilities (“QF”) regulations

Interior Secretary renews pause of deepwater drilling

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 13 2010

On Monday, July 12, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar again ordered a pause in deepwater drilling, a moratorium that applies to all drilling from floating rigs

First new nuclear power plant approved in us in over 30 years: full construction of the $14 billion Plant Vogtle Units 3 & 4 in Georgia can now commence

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 17 2012

For the first time in thirty years, the United States has approved the construction of a new nuclear power plant

Railroad Commission of Texas proposes tax reduction

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2007

The Railroad Commission of Texas has released a proposed amendment of sections 3.50 and 3.80 of Title 16 of the Texas Administrative Code, as well as Chapter 202 of the Texas Tax Code

FERC issues new civil penalty guidelines based on US sentencing guidelines

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 23 2010

In another step in the evolution of its enforcement program, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or the "Commission") recently announced a statement of policy that revises the Commission's approach to imposing civil penalties for violations of its statutes and regulations by adopting the approach of the United States Sentencing Guidelines for organizations