We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 976

WAPA project mishandled
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • November 13 2011

The Department of Energy’s Inspector General released a report November 7 in which it determined that the Western Area Power Administration had mishandled its $152 million in Recovery Act financing to an electric transmission project


CA smart meter opt outs
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 5 2012

The California Public Utilities Commission concluded February 1 that Pacific Gas and Electric Company customers who want to opt out of the utility’s smart meter program will have to pay an initial $75 fee and then $10 a month


Reactor licensing halt requested
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 24 2012

The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy and the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League led more than 20 environmental groups and individuals in filing a petition June 18 asking the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to delay final licensing decisions for dozens of nuclear reactors until it has completed a rulemaking on the environmental impact of storing and disposing commercial spent fuel


US pledges $2 billion for sustainable development
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Global, USA
  • June 24 2012

The United States Department of State pledged at the Rio20 summit June 21 $2 billion in grants, loans, and loan guarantees to Sustainable Energy for All, an international initiative aimed at supporting development and clean energy projects launched by U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon last September


Upcoming hearings
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 24 2012

On June 27, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment will mark up draft legislation that would make fiscal year 2013 appropriations for the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency, and related programs and agencies


Energy and climate debate - June 24, 2012
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 24 2012

International negotiations and congressional debates over transportation reauthorization, energy legislation, and Environmental Protection Agency regulations dominated the energy arena last week


IA RE credits
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • June 3 2012

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad (R) signed legislation May 25 to create income tax credits for residents who install solar or geothermal energy systems in their homes


NE files suit challenging keystone bill
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 27 2012

Three Nebraska landowners filed a lawsuit in the Nebraska Supreme Court May 22 challenging the constitutionality of a recently passed bill (L.B. 1161) that would allow the Department of Environmental Quality to proceed with a route evaluation for TransCanada Corporation’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline


$500,000 for HI wave energy
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 20 2012

The Department of Energy announced May 18 $500,000 available this year to test the technical readiness of technologies that can harness wave energy to supply renewable energy to highly populated coastal regions


House Appropriations schedule, energy & water
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 27 2012

In a May 25 memo, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) confirmed that the House will soon take up four of the twelve appropriations bill reported out of the House Appropriations Committee