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Virginia Supreme Court Holds City's Consumer Utility Tax Did Not Apply to Natural Gas Consumed by Power Company
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

The Supreme Court of Virginia held that a city could not impose its consumer utility tax on the natural gas consumed by an electric power company


Power Play: Energy Utilities Score Big as FCC Approves Use of Robocalls and Texts Under the TCPA; Schools Get an Assist
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

Late last week, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a long-anticipated declaratory order, ruling that utility companies may make


EPA cuts to landfill methane emissions create new opportunities for credit trading and gas-to-energy projects
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

On July 14, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its latest set of methane regulations as part of the Obama Administration's Climate


Patronage Capital Case Successfully Removed to Federal Court
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

In December 2015, two plaintiffs filed a class action complaint against Pennsylvania's REA Energy Cooperative, Inc. The complaint, which was filed on


Pressure Builds for EPA and CFTC to Investigate Manipulation in the RIN Markets
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

In what could foreshadow even further scrutiny of trading activities in the Renewable Identification Number (RIN) market, the Renewable Fuels


D.C. Circuit Questions FERC’s Policy Statement on Income Tax Allowances
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • July 6 2016

On July 1, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued its opinion in United Airlines, Inc., et al. v. FERC. This oil


Administration Signals Intent to Challenge Judicial Decision That Struck Down Fracking Rule as Unlawful
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

On June 24, the Obama Administration filed its notice of appeal to challenge last week's federal court decision to strike down the newest regulation


South By Southwest: Texas Supreme Court Rejects Processing Exemptions for Oil Company
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2016

The Supreme Court of Texas held that an oil and gas exploration and production company’s purchases of casing, tubing, other well equipment, and


EPA to Reduce Methane Emissions from the Oil and Natural Gas Industry
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2016

On May 12, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released final regulations (the Rules) aimed at reducing methane emissions from certain new


EPA Denies Five Petitions for Reconsideration of New Source Performance Standards
  • Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

On April 29, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) denied petitions by the Utility Air Regulatory Group (UARG), American Electric Power (AEP