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Renewable energy: report claims increase in wind energy
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2010

A recent American Wind Energy Association report, titled “US Wind Industry Annual Market Report Year Ending 2009,” claims that the U.S. wind energy industry expanded substantially in 2009


Colorado town bans hydraulic fracturing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2012

Longmont, Colorado, has reportedly prohibited the use of hydraulic fracturing to extract oil, gas and other hydrocarbons from drilling operations within the city limits


Monetary contributions to charity as condition of probation cannot exceed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

A federal court in Texas has ruled that community service requirements imposed as a condition of probation for a defendant convicted of an environmental crime may not exceed the maximum statutory fine for the offense


EPA identifies grain sorghum derived fuels as renewable and advanced biofuel
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a rule determining that grain sorghum ethanol qualifies as a renewable fuel under the renewable fuel standard (RFS) program


Generating station reheater replacement not exempted from NSR as RMRR
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

A Louisiana federal court has decided that an electricity generating station’s replacement of two primary reheaters could not reasonably be exempted from New Source Review under the Clean Air Act as routine maintenance, repair or replacement


Environmental groups sue BLM over approval of wind energy project right-of-way
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2012

Three environmental groups have sued the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM ) over the agency’s approval of a right-of-way for a wind energy project near Bakersfield, California


EPA settles IPAA challenge to website pronouncement on hydraulic fracturing using diesel fuel
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 29 2012

The Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) and the US Oil & Gas Association have settled their suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA


Arizona District Court upholds mining ban near Grand Canyon
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

A federal court in Arizona has denied a motion to reverse a U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) decision to withdraw more than a million acres in


NRC suspends issuance of nuclear power plant licenses
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2012

In response to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision to vacate its rule regarding long-term storage of nuclear waste, New York v. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, No. 11-1045 (D.C. Cir. 6812), the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC ) has agreed to suspend issuance of licenses until it resolves the issues the court identified


Court nixes energy department’s decorative fireplace rule
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2013

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has vacated U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) efficiency rules applicable to decorative fireplaces. Hearth, Patio, &