Search Results (5010)
Documents on energy
Show: results per page
|Supreme Court Rules on Major Greenhouse Gas Regulation|
John B. King; Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.;
July 23, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014The Supreme Court rejected EPA's approach to regulating greenhouse gases (GHGs) for smaller sources. At the same time, though, it gave EPA what it really wanted - the authority to regulate the GHGs emitted by sources already deemed "major."
|Iowa Supreme Court Decision Boosts Renewable Energy Development|
Jason W. Allen, John T. Dunlap; Foley & Lardner LLP;
July 23, 2014, previously published on July 19, 2014A recent Iowa Supreme Court decision may give a boost to small-scale renewable energy development in that state. On July 11, the court issued its opinion in SZ Enterprises, LLC vs. Iowa Utilities Board (link to decision), determining that a third-party power purchase agreement for behind-the-meter...
|The Supreme Court of Canada's Decision in Tsilhqot'in Nation v. British Columbia: Implications for the Application of the Forest Act in BC|
Erin Hunter, Garry E.P. Mancell, Jeff Waatainen; Davis LLP;
July 23, 2014, previously published on July 4, 2014On June 26, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered its unanimous decision on Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia (the “Tsilhqot’in Nation Decision”). In its reasons, the Court made a declaration of Aboriginal title over certain lands within the Tsilhqot’in...
|Job Training Reform Bill Clears Congress; President’s Approval Expected This Week|
Charles D. "Chip" Nottingham; Husch Blackwell LLP;
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 16, 2014 Employers in sectors such as manufacturing, energy and agriculture faced with significant shortages of skilled labor, received a major boost from Congress last week. The long-awaited job training program reform bill “Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act” received bipartisan...
|Commonwealth Court Issues Decision On Remaining Issues In Act 13 Case|
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 18, 2014In its far-reaching decision in Robinson v. Commonwealth, which was issued on December 19, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court invalidated several critical provisions of Act 13. Additionally, the Supreme Court remanded to the Commonwealth Court to address whether the remaining sections of Act 13...
|More FERC Federalism: D.C. Circuit Affirms FERC’s Jurisdiction Again - New England Power Generators Ass’n v. FERC|
Kenneth W. Irvin, Gregory K. Lawrence, Natalie Mitchell, Katrina Olsen; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014On July 8, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit denied the petition for review filed by New England Power Generators Association, Inc. and other market participants’ over four Federal Energy Regulatory Commission orders related to the Independent...
|New York Court Strikes Blow Against Fracking|
E. Christopher Murray; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 2014This week the New York State Court of Appeals upheld the right of municipalities to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas within their borders. In Norce Energy Corp. USA v. Town of Dryden and Cooperstown Holstein Corporation v. Town of Middlefield, the Court of Appeals held that towns and other...
|WTO Rules U.S. Countervailing Duties on Solar Panels Violate Global Trade Rules|
Jeffery R. Atkin, Justus J. Britt, Robert H. Huey; Foley & Lardner LLP;
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014The World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled Monday that U.S. countervailing duties imposed on a range of Chinese products, including solar panels, violated global trade rules by imposing punitive import duties.
|1-3 MW Solar RFP Issued in Palo Alto, California|
Jason W. Allen, Justus J. Britt, William D. DuFour; Foley & Lardner LLP;
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 12, 2014The City of Palo Alto Utilities (CPAU) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for 1-3 MW (AC) in order to create a CPAU-branded Community Solar Program.
|2014 Louisiana Legislative Update: Pipelines|
Matthew Simone; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 7, 2014The approximately 50,000 miles of pipelines traversing Louisiana are beginning to garner additional attention due to the increasing demand for pipelines as a result of the growing supply of natural gas in the state.