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European Union's Emissions Trading Scheme: the stopped clock keeps ticking for some

  • Vedder Price PC
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  • European Union
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  • August 7 2014

As a result of recent European Union (EU) legislative activity, the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) will, through 2016, continue exempting

Environmental groups file notice of intent to sue EPA again over endangerment finding for aircraft emissions

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 6 2014

As discussed previously in this blog, in 2012, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia required the Environmental Protection

Kern County’s CEQA mitigation measure for wind farm project relying on FAA review and determination of aviation safety impacts is legally feasible, holds Fifth District

  • Miller Starr Regalia
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2014

Alleged land use conflicts between newly proposed land uses and existing nearby airports are nothing new, and can produce heated CEQA battles as

DOT harmonizes lithium battery regulations with international standards

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 4 2014

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), through the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), has issued a Final Rule that

EU-ETS special report

  • Stephenson Harwood LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 13 2013

The statements made by representatives of the European Commission welcoming the resolution by the ICAO Assembly on 4 October 2013 to implement a

Recent statements highlight difficulty in achieving a global compromise on aviation emissions regulation

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • European Union, Global
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  • March 26 2012

Since taking effect on January 1, 2012, the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (“EU-ETS”) has continued to be a hot button issue among the international aviation community

Aviation: European Commission proposes to amend the EU emissions trading scheme (“ETS”) to limit its applicability to the European airspace beginning January 1, 2014

  • K&L Gates
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  • European Union
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  • December 17 2013

The European Commission has recently modified its proposed roll-out of a cap-and-trade scheme affecting international aviation. On 16 October 2013

The European Commission's new horizons for aviationthe German airlines' perspective

  • Jones Day
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • February 25 2013

On September 27, 2012, European Commission Vice President Siim Kallas presented the EU Commission's analysis paper on the EU External Aviation Policy

EPA brings NOx emissions regulations for commercial and non-commercial civilian aircraft engines in line with ICAO standards

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 2 2012

Late last month, EPA adopted new nitrogen oxide (“NOx”) emissions standards for aircraft engines that align with international requirements previously promulgated by the International Civil Aviation Organization (“ICAO”

U.S. district judge dismisses environmental group's legal suit to force EPA to regulate aircraft engine emissions

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 16 2012

As previously posted, in June 2010, the Center for Biological Diversity (“CBD”) filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia (Ctr. for Biological Diversity et al. v. EPA et al., No. 1:10-cv-00985), alleging that the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) unnecessarily “dragged its feet” and delayed making a determination that aircraft engine emissions significantly contribute to air pollution and climate change