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Senators Kerry and Boxer unveil climate bill
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 1 2009

The bill would create limits on the emission of greenhouse gases, implemented by a national cap-and-trade program


New Jersey Board of Public Utilities receives comments regarding plans to develop OREC program
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 22 2010

Following the signing of the Offshore Wind and Economic Development Act by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (the BPU) has received numerous comments regarding the development of an offshore wind renewable energy certificate (OREC) program


“Clean” versus “renewable” power: competing proposals in the Senate
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 1 2010

Stand-alone measures in the U.S. Senate seek to revise U.S. energy policy


The market engines of U.S. renewable energy development
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2009

The United States has long rejected the international Kyoto Protocol for greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction because of the economic stress that capping carbon emissions would cause, given that the U.S. economy depends on burning coal for much of its energy needs


The green energy tide hits the Continental Shelf
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2009

Green energy is red hot in the United States


Federal court issues injunction restricting construction and operation of windmills based on Endangered Species Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 17 2009

Renewable energy project sponsors, builders, operators and investors should take notice of this case and its possible implications for their projects


Emerging paths for climate change regulation in the United States
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 15 2010

Although the international framework for regulating climate change continues to be debated following the Copenhagen meeting, the most meaningful U.S. activity is happening simultaneously at the national and state level


CPUC revised decision: unbundled and tradable RECs for California RPS compliance
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 17 2010

The Revised PD seeks to improve compliance opportunities for load-serving entities and to provide incentives for the construction of new RPS-eligible generation


A cooler climate for federal cap-and-trade legislation
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 4 2010

Although the future of new emissions and renewable energy legislation is increasingly uncertain, business still needs to prepare for climate change regulation


SEC issues interpretive guidance on climate change disclosure
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 28 2010

The SEC's guidance is intended to ensure that existing disclosure rules are consistently applied by public companies in a manner that provides enhanced clarity to investors