In our recent edition of Legally Green, we set out the content of Victoria's Climate Change White Paper.
The Climate Change Action Plan and the Bill represent a bold move by the Victorian Government to address the impacts of climate change at the State level.
The Kerry-Lieberman climate bill promotes accelerated carbon capture and sequestration through cap-and-trade bonuses for electric utilities and industrial facilities that are early adopters of carbon storage technology and practices.
After a quiet summer, the autumnal equinox marked what arguably was the United States' most significant 10-day period of climate change regulatory activity ever.
The Senate, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the courts are all pushing the U.S. closer to controls on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions at power plants and large industrial sources.