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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


Court allows Congress more time on Yucca Mt.
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 5 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit held a lawsuit in abeyance on August 3, giving Congress four more months to decide how to address the shutdown of Nuclear Regulatory Commission licensing work on the Yucca Mountain radioactive waste repository in Nevada


Court to not rehear water pollution case
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 17 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit declined to rehear a case involving a settlement between the Environmental Protection


Forest, environmental groups weigh in on biomass appeal
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 26 2013

Forest industry groups filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on August 19 to extend the appeals


Vogtle plant case
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 2 2012

Nine environmental and public interests groups seeking to require stronger safety standards for new nuclear power plants faced considerable skepticism from a three-judge panel in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia November 19 regarding the merit and timing of their petitions


Challenge to CO2 rule
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 12 2012

The Environmental Protection Agency filed an August 9 motion with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit requesting that the court dismiss challenges to the agency’s proposed carbon dioxide performance standards for new power plants


Ks utilities entitled to nuclear storage costs
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 15 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled July 12 that three Kansas utilities that together own the Wolf Creek Nuclear Generating Station near Burlington, Kansas, correctly apportioned their overhead costs for constructing spent fuel storage facilities and are therefore entitled to receive such costs from the federal government


API files RFS suit
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 14 2013

In an October 8 filing, the American Petroleum Institute asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to review the


Emissions interrelatedness considerations
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • January 6 2013

The Environmental Protection Agency issued a memo December 21 responding to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit's August 7 decision that


Energy & environment update - March 17, 2014
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • China, European Union, Global, India, USA
  • March 17 2014

Energy issues garnered attention on the international front as well as here at home last week. Delegates at last week’s climate talks in Bonn