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EPA proposes to reject Delaware and Maryland 126(b) petitions.

USA - June 11 2018 From July to November 2016, Delaware and Maryland respectively (and together) filed Clean Air Act (CAA) 126(b) petitions to the Environmental…

FERC decision sets limits on how greenhouse gas emissions are to be reviewed.

USA - May 24 2018 On May 18, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a 3-2 decision to restrict the consideration of climate change effects in FERC…

FERC Enforcement Staff presents the 2018 Summer Energy Market and Reliability Assessment

USA - May 21 2018 At FERC's May 17 open meeting, FERC's Office of Enforcement and Office of Electric Reliability presented the Summer 2018 Energy Market and…

BLM appeals order blocking Waste Prevention Rule rescission.

USA - May 8 2018 Topics discussed this week include: BLM appeals order blocking Waste Prevention Rule rescission. Supreme Court rejects pipeline, other environmental…

EPA will streamline processes for issuing and implementing NAAQS.

USA - April 24 2018 The White House in a memorandum issued April 12, 2018 (NAAQS Memorandum) instructed the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to take "specific…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - April 10 2018 EPA announces decision to revise GHG emission standards for light-duty vehicles. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently reevaluated…

White House Announces NEPA MOU

USA - April 10 2018 Eleven federal agencies and the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) aimed at streamlining the…

Energy Enforcement Update

USA - April 5 2018 On March 21, FERC filed its opposition to the motion to dismiss filed by Powhatan Energy Fund, Alan Chen and the other defendants regarding FERC's…

Sidley Environmental Trends

USA - March 28 2018 Administrator Pruitt releases new source review (NSR) guidance memo, clarifying when emissions decreases are to be considered in the review process…

English Court Rules on 2002 ISDA Master Close Out Provisions

United Kingdom - March 27 2018 The English court of first instance has provided important guidance on the close-out provisions under the 2002 ISDA Master Agreement. Particular…