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Environmental and energy laws intersect routinely with businesses, in many different niches and industries. From companies developing solar energy systems to a small business selling all-natural, organic foods, these industries collide with legislation and court precedents, and companies must be aware of the regulations impacting their businesses. Visitors to the National Law Review will come across industry news, agency news, and local legislation as well as litigation as it relates to the areas of energy and environmental law.

EPA and other Governmental Environmental Agencies and Legislation

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), the Clean Air and Water Acts, Brownfield Remediation and Redevelopment, and Toxic Substances and Control Act (TSCA), are agencies that the National Law Review covers.  Additionally, the implications of the Endangered Species Act and implications of the changes to this long-standing legislation are analyzed by the legal experts at the National Law Review.

Alternative Energy Production

Additionally, biobased energy production and alternative energy production, including regulations, tax credits, and upcoming legislation are also extensively covered by the National Law Review.  Industry developments, legal developments in the energy sector, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), and renewable energy reform and legislation, are among the topics visitors can read about online. Developments in coal, geothermal, solar, wind, hydroelectric, and natural gas both in the US and internationally are also updated on the website.

Environmental Litigation in Federal and State Courts

Many environmental issues and regulations find their way to the courtroom, as different agencies and environmental groups fight for their various interests.  Litigation covering the Clean Water Act and how it is enforced, as well as litigation on CERCLA and Superfund site clean-up costs and environmental litigation brought by the Army Corps of Engineers.

Climate Change and the Environment

Climate change has been a major factor in environmental legal issues, as the impacts of climate change are felt and there is increasing public pressure for companies and governments to pay attention to its devastating effects. The National Law Review provides coverage of corporate responses to climate changecreative litigation for the benefit of children, and the responses to climate change and coverage of world agreements, like the Paris Agreement,  and President Trump’s controversial withdrawal from the Paris Agreement.

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Recent Energy, EPA, Climate & Environmental Law News

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BETO’s Feedstock-Conversion Interface Consortium Intends to Issue Industrial Partnership Call in September 2024 Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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DPR Announces Modifications to Its Proposed First-of-Its-Kind Pesticide Application Notification System Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
Jul
23
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Massachusetts DPU’s Phase II Order – Municipal Aggregation Plans Sherin and Lodgen LLP
Jul
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Pennsylvania’s Carbon Capture and Sequestration Act of 2024 Babst, Calland, Clements & Zomnir, P.C.
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SEC Commissioner Peirce Critiques ESG Reporting Frameworks Mintz
Jul
23
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Puerto Rico Launches Climate Tort Lawsuit Against Fossil Fuel Companies Mintz
Jul
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2024
The Demise of the Chevron Doctrine Begins to Impact ESG Jurisprudence Mintz
Jul
22
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United States | DHS Updates STEM Designated Degree Program List Berry Appleman & Leiden
Jul
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EC Seeks Applications for Newly Established Technology Council for Advanced Materials Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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Redefining Limits: The CFTC's Updated Block and Cap Sizes for 2024 Katten
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Reading About Failed Turbine Blades & "Alkalinity Enhancement"? Well We've Dealt Ourselves a Lousy Climate Hand and Don't Have the Luxury of Folding. Mintz
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SEC v. Jarkesy’s Implications for Environmental Enforcement Actions ArentFox Schiff LLP
Jul
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Clean Energy Momentum at the 2024 RNC [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
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Energy Is a Red, White and Blue Issue [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
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Conservation Issues at the 2024 RNC [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
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The Role of Solar Energy and Energy Storage in America’s Energy Future [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
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A Voice for Energy at the RNC [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
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The Importance of Energy at the 2024 RNC [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
Jul
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US Energy Policy and Core Republican Values [VIDEO] Bracewell LLP
Jul
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EPA Releases Draft Risk Evaluation for 1,1-Dichloroethane and Draft Hazard Assessment of 1,2-Dichloroethane for Public Comment and Peer Review Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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A Sea Change in Republican Politics [Video] Bracewell LLP
Jul
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California Water Board Adopts Direct Potable Reuse Regulations to Increase Water Supply Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
Jul
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2024
From Emerging Compounds to Forever Chemicals - Navigating Evolving Regulation of and Responsibility for PFAS in the Environment Ward and Smith, P.A.
Jul
18
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Circular Economy: The European Commission Adopts New Ecodesign Requirements Beveridge & Diamond PC
Jul
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2024
Minnesota Becomes Fifth State to Enact EPR Law for Packaging and Paper; First to Enact EPR Law for Boat Wrap Beveridge & Diamond PC
Jul
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Weekly IRS Roundup July 8 – July 12, 2024 McDermott Will & Emery
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When Does Maritime Law Apply? [Video] Jones Walker LLP
 

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