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An update on EPA’s approach to methane emissions from the oil & gas sector including a summary of the agency’s proposed new reporting rule
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 4 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is expected to announce between now and December 31, 2014 its plan for pursuing methane reductions


Environmental challenges to exporting coal from the United States
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 24 2013

Chesapeake Climate Action Network v. Export-Import Bank of the United States highlights how failure to follow the National Environmental Policy Act


Department of Interior Secretary endorses federal regulation of hydraulic fracturing
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 25 2012

Speaking about upcoming Bureau of Land ManagementDepartment of Interior rules for hydraulic fracturing on federal land, DOI Secretary Salazar recently opined that state regulation of fracing was insufficient and suggested that more stringent federal regulations may be required


Wind farms and eagle “take” permits litigation is coming over the new “30-year” permit rule
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 5 2014

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) recently changed its eagle "take" permitting rules to allow wind developers to apply for 30-year take


Obama's climate plan provides timeline to reduce carbon emissions at new and existing power plants
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 26 2013

Following up on his Inaugural Address promise to prioritize climate change, President Obama unveiled yesterday a Climate Action Plan (Plan), which


International news: focus on mining and metals
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Africa, China, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 16 2014

An investor new to Africa needs to understand not only the relevant local laws but also the applicable regional arrangements. Africa has multiple


EPA publishes its proposed regulations for existing power plants starting the public comment period
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • June 18 2014

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published in the Federal Register its June 2, 2014, proposal to regulate greenhouse gas


What’s in the air this year? Here is what you need to know about the Clean Air Act in 2014
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 3 2014

This year promises many important developments with respect to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's implementation and enforcement of the


EPA proposes CO2 emission limits for new power plants and on track to regulate CO2 emissions from existing plants by 2015
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • September 23 2013

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a proposed rule concerning carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from new coal-fired and natural


Greenhouse gas limits for new power plants comments due to EPA by March 10, 2014
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 9 2014

Yesterday, the United States Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposal to set greenhouse gas emissions limits for new coal-fired and natural