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Energy Enforcement Update - 21 November 2017

USA - November 21 2017 FERC releases 2017 Report on Enforcement showing continued focus on fraud and market manipulation…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - November 13 2017 A pair of new lawsuits claims that various governmental officials and agencies are violating youth plaintiffs’ constitutional rights due to failure to…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - October 31 2017 Following the Oct. 16 announcement by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to limit the types of settlements that…

Energy Enforcement Update - 2 November 2017

USA - October 30 2017 On October 26, Barclays announced that it reached an agreement in principle with FERC Enforcement to settle the civil action brought by FERC…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - October 18 2017 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has formally proposed to repeal the Clean Power Plan (CPP), the Obama Administration’s signature climate…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - October 5 2017 On Sept. 27, the state of Maryland filed suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) seeking an order compelling the…

FERC Issues Declaratory Order Easing Regulatory Approval Requirements for Tax Equity Investors in Renewable Projects

USA - October 4 2017 On October 4, FERC issued an order granting a petition for declaratory order by a group of tax equity investors in renewable energy projects, which…

Energy Enforcement Update - 2 October 2017

USA - October 2 2017 On September 29, Judge Nunley granted Ryan Smith’s motion for judgment on the pleadings and dismissed Smith from the case…

Tenth Circuit Dismissal of BLM Hydraulic Fracturing Rule Leads to Regulatory Uncertainty

USA - September 25 2017 A September 27, 2017 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit has created significant confusion on whether federal regulations…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - September 19 2017 A coalition of environmental groups and five state attorneys general filed petitions for review in the Second Circuit of a July 2017 decision...