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Ferc Energy Storage Rule Creates New Opportunities For Small, Low- Impact Hydropower Projects
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2018

The United States has produced clean, renewable electricity from hydropower for more than 100 years. Today there are approximately 2,500 domestic dams


The New Gold Standard for Building Performance - PEER
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2016

Electricity-grid vulnerabilities were deeply exposed in the wake of Superstorm Sandy and its associated storm surge, as a single outage at a


Property owners increasingly embracing energy efficiency technologies
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2015

Building owners are increasingly embracing energy efficiency technologies as a way to improve their bottom line by reducing their energy and


Renewable energy and the waterenergy nexus series: challenges remain
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2015

The following is the first of a series of posts on recent developments regarding the “waterenergy nexus.” The term “waterenergy nexus” came into


CFIUS-reviewed transactions: battery technology
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2011

On September 20, 2010 Altair Nanotechnologies Inc. of Reno, Nevada, announced that it had entered into an agreement with Canon Investment Holdings Limited of Zhuhai, China for the sale of 51 of its shares to Canon.


Congressional attempts to curb U.S. EPA’s authority to address climate impacts create regulatory uncertainty
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

The House of Representatives, Energy and Power Subcommittee, held a hearing on February 9, 2011, concerning draft environmental legislation known as the Energy Tax Prevention Act 2011.


Massachusetts High Court affirms the public’s rights in coastal waters and streamlines approval of their use for energy facilities
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • October 19 2010

Environmental Agency's Administrative Licensing Role is split with Energy Facilities Siting Board When Permitting Energy Facilities in Coastal Waters.


Massachusetts issues proposed eligibility criteria for biomass facilities to receive economic incentives under Commonwealth's renweable energy program
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2010

On September 17, 2010, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources ("DDER") released proposed regulations to establish standards that facilities that generate electricity from woody biomass must meet in order to be eligible for renewable energy certificates ("RECs") under the Commonwealth's Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard ("RPS") which was adopted in 2002.



Jeffrey M. Karp
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP