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NC certification authority upheld
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 8 2011

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ruled May 3 that a North Carolina regulatory dispute that delayed the effective date of a Clean Water Act compliance certification for a power company did not negate the state’s certification authority


Fake biofuel credit challenge
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 8 2012

OceanConnect LLC filed suit June 29 in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia challenging 13 settlements the Environmental Protection Agency reached with petroleum refiners and others that purchased Link fake biofuel credits


EU court confirms inclusion of international airlines in ETS
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • European Union, USA
  • January 8 2012

The European Union’s Court of Justice ruled December 21 that an attempt by United States airline operators to avoid inclusion in the EU’s Emissions Trading System is invalid and not justified by international law or specific agreements between the two parties


Energy & environment update March 04, 2014 - Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 4 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court declined February 24 to review the cost allocation of a tariff scheme that put upgrade costs onto energy consumers for adding


Energy & environment update March 04, 2014 - Environmental Protection Agency
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 4 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency filed a brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit February 24 charging that


CA low-carbon fuel standard challenged
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 14 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit will hear October 16 a lawsuit brought by industry groups, including the Renewable Fuels Association and the National Petroleum & Refiners Association, challenging California’s landmark low-carbon fuel standard


MA upholds wind purchase agreement
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • January 8 2012

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court upheld a 15 year power purchase agreement between Cape Wind and National Grid December 28


RIN fraud claim denied
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • December 9 2012

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas denied OceanConnect LLC’s motion November 29 to refile its claim that mismanagement by the Environmental Protection Agency allowed fraudulent renewable fuel credits to enter the marketplace


Ethanol waiver lawsuit
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit questioned industry groups during oral argument April 17 to explain how they were harmed by Environmental Protection Agency waivers allowing gasoline to contain up to 15 percent ethanol, and whether they had standing to bring the challenges


VT nuclear plant remains open
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • January 22 2012

On January 19, the U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont issued a permanent injunction sought by Entergy Corp., ruling that a Vermont state permit law was preempted by the federal Atomic Energy Act