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Backup generator challenge
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 8 2013

On April 1, four separate suits were filed against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of


Sierra Club challenges AZ waste-to-energy ruling
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • September 9 2012

The Sierra Club filed a lawsuit September 4 with the Arizona, Maricopa County Superior Court, which aims to overturn an Arizona Corporation Commission June 26 ruling that allowed a utility to deem trash burning a renewable energy resource under the state’s renewable energy standard


Energy & environment update February 3, 2014 - Environmental Protection Agency
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 3 2014

Monroe Energy filed a lawsuit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit January 28 challenging the Environmental Protection


MATS revisions
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • November 18 2012

In a November 13 status report to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, the Environmental Protection Agency said that it intends to sign a proposed rule by November 20 to revise mercury and air toxics limits issued last December for new coal- and oil-fired power plants


Texas power plants appeal EPA notice
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 7 2013

Electricity companies Big Brown Power Co. and Luminant Generation Co. petitioned the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on July 31


CRS outlines air quality standard compliance challenges
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 28 2012

The Congressional Research Service argued in report October 25 that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia’s decision to remand regulations designed to reduce power plant pollution that crosses state lines could make it more challenging for some areas to comply with air quality standards for fine particulate matter


MATS opposed
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 28 2012

A coalition of states, power companies, and mining groups filed a brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit October 23 charging that the Environmental Protection Agency failed to prove that toxic emissions from power plants endanger public health and should be regulated


New fake RINs identified
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • September 30 2012

Cargill is seeking damages in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York from the International Exchange Services for allegedly refusing to replace 1.2 million biodiesel renewable identification numbers that were later found to be fraudulent


Federal appeals court rules against NRC on waste confidence rule
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 10 2012

In a case brought against the Nuclear Regulatory Commission by New York, Vermont, Connecticut, the Natural Resources Defense Council, the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Riverkeeper Inc., and the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled on June 8 that the commission did not conduct a sufficiently thorough analysis of its rule determining that spent nuclear fuel could be safely stored at power plans for as long as 60 years beyond a reactor’s license


MATS rule finalization
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 28 2012

White Stallion Energy Center, Sunflower Electric Power Corp., Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc., Power4Georgians LLC, Deseret Power Electric Cooperative, and Tenaska Trailblazer Partners LLC asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit October 19 to set a deadline by which the Environmental Protection Agency must finalize a rule reconsidering the mercury and air toxics standards for new power plants