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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


EPA proposes to expand the mandatory greenhouse gas emissions reporting rule
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 7 2010

The proposed amendments would bring the oil and natural gas industries within the scope of the rule requiring certain facilities to report their annual emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases


Backlash: Senate proposals to tighten “buy American” requirements for renewable projects, limit EPA’s greenhouse gas regulatory authority
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 5 2010

Recent Senate legislative proposals may make clean energy grant money contingent on restrictions to purchase domestic goods and labor, and could place a moratorium on the EPA's authority to regulate greenhouse gases through the Clean Air Act


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


New Jersey adopts new solar renewable energy portfolio standards
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 2 2010

The new law requires New Jersey to obtain a significant portion of its electricity from solar generating facilities


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


The CPUC issues revised proposed decision allowing use of tradable renewable energy credits for RPS compliance in California
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 4 2010

Interested parties are invited to file comments on the revised proposed decision by January 19, 2010, and reply comments will be due January 25, 2010