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Clean Power Plan to bring changes to US power sector
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2015

On August 3 2015 the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued its final Clean Power Plan, which establishes historic new standards


Sidley shale and hydraulic fracturing report- August 31, 2015
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2015

A group of environmental non-governmental organizations (NGOs) has notified the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that they intend to sue the


Did green considerations crash the Exelon - Pepco merger in DC?
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2015

The $6.4 billion Exelon-PEPCO merger seemed to be on a roll. It had approvals from utility commissions in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and


NPDES permit enforcement premised on DMRs
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2015

On August 27, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit issued a Clean Water Act (CWA) ruling affirming the decision of the lower court


CAA enforcement proceeding time-barred
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2015

On August 21, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, presiding over a Clean Air Act (CAA) enforcement proceeding, granted


First blood: North Dakota federal court strikes WOTUS rule
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

With so many challenges filed in so many venues to EPA’s Waters of the United States or WOTUS rule, it seemed inevitable that some plaintiffs


Louisiana federal court finds in favor of coverage for work required by Clean Air Act Consent Decree
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

A federal court in Louisiana recently interpreted the coverage under a Pollution Legal Liability (PLL) policy and found that certain costs required


WOTUS litigation update: confusion breeds confusion
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

Perhaps it is poetic justice. The litigation over the final Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule is as disjointed and confusing as the rule


U.S. EPA proposes new rules on air emissions from the oil and gas sector: impacts to owners and operators
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

On August 18, 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a suite of proposed actions affecting the oil and gas industry. EPA's


Activists threaten to sue if EPA doesn’t update RCRA regs to cover oil & gas industry
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

On Wednesday, August 26, a coalition of environmental groups threatened to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") if the regulations