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Update: Confluence of Emissions Regulations Favor Renewable Energy Development
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2016

This posts continues our discussion regarding the status of several major recent regulations by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that


Apple Leads the Way as Green Bonds Set to Grow in 2016
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2016

Green bonds are fixed-income debt instruments earmarked for environmental or climate change initiatives. As companies undertake more "green"


U.S. EPA Earns Early Victory in Opponents' Challenge to Clean Power Plan
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2016

On January 21, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) won an initial victory as the D.C. Circuit refused to grant opponents a


A high stakes gameCOP 21 and climate policy in the United States
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2015

"Never have the stakes been so high because this is about the future of the planet, the future of life" notes French President Francois Hollande with


Can the Clean Power Plan achieve its carbon emission reduction goal through increased renewable energy development?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2015

As the dust settles amidst the hoopla and angst surrounding the Environmental Protection Agency's (U.S. EPA) final promulgation of President Obama's


Managing the rise of distributed energy emerging utility trends
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2015

Much has been written and discussed over the last few years regarding the conventional utility’s “death spiral.” America’s power generation utilities


Financing growth in the green economy remains a local endeavor
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2015

In the absence of a national green infrastructure bank that could provide financing for clean, renewable energy and energy-efficiency projects


EPA initiates rulemaking process to regulate aircraft greenhouse gas emissions
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

Earlier this month, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took the next step to regulate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from aircraft by


Will methane emission reduction requirements affect renewable energy investment?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • June 2 2015

Early this year, the White House announced its plans to impose new regulations on the oil and gas industry’s methane emissions. Controlling methane


2015 may be a banner year for financing environment-friendly green projects
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2015

According to Standard & Poor’s Ratings Service, 2015 could be a big year for green bonds. S&P predicts companies to issue $30 billion in bonds, which