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CT Supreme Court Adopts Narrow View of State Environmental "Actions"
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2017

The Connecticut Supreme Court held recently that when the state decided adopt a Comprehensive Energy Strategy (CES) that mandated the expansion of


Oil and Gas Update for 1132017 - PA Court Strikes Blow to PADEP’s Multi-Million Penalty Calculation, Royalty Owners get Class Actions Certified in WV and TX, and Oil Companies Awarded $100 Million from Feds
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

Since our last report, natural gas spot prices dropped across the board alongside a dip in the rig count and oil prices, signaling an up-and-down


Federal Court Sets Timeline for EPA to Reconsider Regulation of Oil and Gas Waste Under RCRA
  • Bracewell LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

In yet another example of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA’s) “sue and settle” approach to regulation, in late December 2016, EPA entered


Early January Environmental Odds And Ends
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

“The old order changeth, yielding place to new.” January 2017 has been a very active month, with several important environmental and federal


Fifth Circuit Enforces Six-Month Statute of Limitations in OSHA Violations Case
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • January 17 2017

The Fifth Circuit recently vacated Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) citations against a Texas oil refinery on the grounds that the


Ontario renewables in the age of Donald Trump: Can the Great Lakes states’ policy light the way?
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada, USA
  • January 13 2017

Canada has taken some very important steps forward on climate change in the past year. The Vancouver Declaration resulting from the First Ministers'


Important news for mining companies with existing or future projects in the California desert
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2017

On January 13, 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (“BLM”) released maps showing the areas that BLM, on December 28, 2016, proposed to withdraw


EPA Proposes Notice of Intent to Proceed with Rulemaking for CERCLA Financial Responsibility Requirements for the Chemical Manufacturing, Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing, and Electric Power Industries
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

Yesterday, on January 11, 2017, the EPA issued a notice of intent to proceed with rulemaking regarding whether and to what extent financial


EPA Considering Financial Responsibility Requirements for Chemical, Petroleum, and Electric Power Industries
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • January 12 2017

On January 11, 2017, EPA published of its intention to publish a notice of proposed rulemaking establishing financial responsibility requirements


“Transforming the Nation’s Electricity System.” Part II: Renewable Generation
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

Today we highlight the Quadrennial Energy Review’s (“QER”) focus on grid modernization through increased renewable generation and its identification