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Ohio earthquakes linked to nearby brine injection
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 11 2012

On March 9, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources released Preliminary Report on the Northstar 1 Class II Injection Well and the Seismic Events in the Youngstown, Ohio Area arguing that underground injection of brine from hydraulic fracturing probably caused a series of earthquakes in northeast Ohio


Biobased products legislation
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 11 2012

Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) introduced legislation (Grow It Here, Make It Here, S. 2155) March 5 that would expand a federal loan program for biofuels and other biobased products such as plastics an chemicals and strengthen the Agriculture Department’s BioPreferred program


BLM AZ plan
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2012

The Bureau of Land Management published a notice February 17 identifying swaths of Bureau sites across Arizona that could be suitable for small and utility-scale solar and wind power projects


$10 million for CCS
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2012

The Department of Energy issued a $10 million funding opportunity focused on developing advanced oxy-combustion technologies for carbon capture and storage that can be applied to new or retrofitted coal-based power plants


Total cost of EPA air toxics rule requested
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2012

Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee sent a letter February 22 to Jacob Lew, the White House chief of staff, asking the White House to compel the Environmental Protection Agency to provide an estimate of the total cost of its mercury and air toxics standards for power plants


$3 million for solar
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2012

Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced February 23 $3 million for research projects that significantly reduce the cost of solar energy


Confidential business information determinations
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 26 2012

The Environmental Protection Agency re-proposed a rule February 24 that would treat requests from oil and gas companies to extend their use of alternate emissions reporting methods as confidential business information


NSPS published
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 15 2012

The Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed greenhouse gas rule for new power plants, the New Source Performance Standards, was published in the Federal Register April 13


Energy and climate debate - May 20, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 20 2012

Energy issues continue to play a key role in policy debates both in Washington and on the campaign trail


Black coal study
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 1 2012

On March 30, the Environmental Protection Agency released a report claiming that while more research is needed, black carbon emissions, fine particulate matter that comes various forms of fossil fuel combustion, may both harm human health and contribute to climate change