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Court of Appeal's decision in Capistrano Taxpayers Association signals changes in conservation-based tiered water rates
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2015

On April 20, 2015, the California 4th District Court of Appeal ruled that the City of San Juan Capistrano's conservation-based tiered water rates


Supreme Court rules EPA did not violate CAA with Cross-State Air Rule
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 29 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Environmental Protection Agency et al. v. EME Homer City Generation, L.P., et al and American


What Georgia electric suppliers and economic developers should know about electric service rights to new premises locating in wholly new municipalities or consolidatedannexed areas
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2013

With 159 counties (second only to Texas for most in the country) and 536 municipalities, including seven consolidated governments, the trend in


Luminant seeks coal-gasification and carbon capture technology
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2007

Luminant Energy has begun seeking proposals to build two coal-gasification plants that would include carbon capture technology


Colorado to close two coal plants
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2008

Minnesota-based Xcel Energy has agreed to shut down two of its coal-fired power plants in Colorado in order to reduce carbon dioxide emissions


Deploying Near-Zero Technologies for Coal
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • July 3 2008

A report entitled, "Deploying Near-Zero Technologies for Coal: A Path Forward," was recently distributed at the annual meeting for the Western Governors' Association


Two hydraulic fracturing related bills introduced
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 25 2013

Rep. Cartwright (D-PA) introduced the "Focused Reduction of Effluence and Stormwater runoff through Hydrofracking Environmental Regulation" (FRESHER


California state water resources control proposes amendments to rules governing petitions for review of actions by regional boards
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2014

The State Water Resources Control Board ("State Board") has proposed amendments to the regulations governing review of administrative petitions


Senators ask EPA to end hydraulic fracturing investigation
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2014

U.S. Republican Senators David Vitter (R-LA), Jim Inhofe (R-OK), Tom Coburn (R-OK), John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX), sent a letter to EPA


Save Cuyama Valley v. County of Santa Barbara (February 8, 2013)
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2013

The Court of Appeal upheld an EIR prepared for a new mining operation. The primary challenge to the EIR focused on the lead agency's adoption of