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 149

Biobased products legislation
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 11 2012

Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) introduced legislation (Grow It Here, Make It Here, S. 2155) March 5 that would expand a federal loan program for biofuels and other biobased products such as plastics an chemicals and strengthen the Agriculture Department’s BioPreferred program


Energy saving contracts
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 14 2012

The Office of Management and Budget sent guidance October 3 to agency heads allowing for the expanded use of streamlined accounting processes when special contracting authorities are used to help federal facilities reduce energy costs


Biobased product reporting
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

The Obama administration issued a final rule April 18 that requires government contractors to report to the White House Office of Management and Budget on their purchases of biobased products under service and construction contracts


Chicago infrastructure trust
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 4 2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced March 1 the first city infrastructure trust in the United States


GHG reporting and federal procurement
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • March 4 2012

Speaking at the Climate Leadership Conference March 1, Nancy Gillis, director of the General Services Administration’s federal supply chain emissions, said that the agency does not require its suppliers to report on their greenhouse gas emissions, though it is gradually incorporating consideration of emissions inventories into federal procurement decisions


Local RE project primer released
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • January 22 2012

The National Association of Local Government Environmental Professionals released a primer January 10 to help local governments determine the potential for developing renewable energy on brownfield and other contaminated sites


Offshore wind lease sale announced
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 22 2013

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced on July 22 the second offshore wind energy lease sale. Approximately 112,800 acres off the coast of


Hoeven considers Keystone amendment to Shaheen-Portman
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • July 29 2013

Senator John Hoeven (R-ND) announced July 23 that he is considering proposing an amendment approving the Keystone XL pipeline to S. 761, the Energy


Line 67 expansion comment period opened
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 6 2013

On May 3, the State Department announced the comment period for a proposal to double the flow of the Enbridge Inc. pipeline, Line 67. The pipeline


Energy infrastructure costs report released
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 6 2013

On April 29, the Eastern Interconnection Planning Collaborative (EIPC) released a Department of Energy-funded report on projected energy