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HTMLSolid Waste and Water Planning Dominate 2014 Connecticut Public Acts Concerning the Environment
Christopher P. McCormack; Pullman & Comley, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 21, 2014
The Connecticut General Assembly’s 2014 “short session” yielded a modest crop of public acts concerning the environment. Nevertheless, the bills introduced in the session included three sweeping initiatives with multi-year implementation horizons. Two of these passed - one to...

 

HTMLSolid Waste Change of Direction: “Materials Innovation and Recycling Authority”
Christopher P. McCormack; Pullman & Comley, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 21, 2014
Public Act 14-94 creates a “Materials Innovation and Recycling Authority” (MIRA) as successor to the Connecticut Resource Recovery Authority (CRRA). The bill sets ambitious goals for solid waste management and recycling - most notably, to increase the rate of recycling and reuse to at...

 

HTMLEPA Finalizes Renewable Identification Number Quality Assurance Program
Jane K. Murphy, Charles T. Wehland; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
August 21, 2014, previously published on August 2014
In an effort to prevent fraud that threatens to undermine the Renewable Fuel Standard ("RFS") program, and to restore faith in the trading system established to facilitate RFS compliance, the United States Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") published final regulations for a...

 

HTMLOther 2014 Environmental and Land Use Legislation: Fracking, Brownfields, State Land Conservation, Private Easements, Wood Burning Furnaces and Running Bamboo
Christopher P. McCormack; Pullman & Comley, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 21, 2014
The General Assembly passed noteworthy bills on six diverse environmental and land use subjects.

 

HTMLGeorgia Coop Takes Out Ad Against EPA Rule
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 19, 2014, previously published on August 14, 2014
Oglethorpe Power was among a group of power companies that took out a full-page advertisement in the Atlanta Journal Constitution in opposition to the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule curbing carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. The ad ran on August 10 and...

 

HTMLUtility Officials Claim New EPA Rule May Cause Shutdown of Arkansas Power Plants
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 19, 2014, previously published on August 13, 2014
Utility officials from Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC) and Entergy Arkansas told an Arkansas legislative panel that the new EPA carbon emissions rule could cause the shutdown of at least two power plants in the state. After hearing the testimony of the officials, the House and...

 

HTMLJudge Rules County Zoning Exemptions Granted for Cove Point LNG Terminal Are Invalid
Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 19, 2014, previously published on August 13, 2014
The Associated Press (AP) and Southern Maryland News (SoMdNews) report that a judge has ruled that zoning exemptions granted by Calvert County Commissioners for the Dominion Cove Point LNG terminal are invalid. According to the SoMdNews report, Judge James Salmon ruled that “the exemptions...

 

Adobe PDFEPA Rulemakings Seek to Buttress Renewable Fuel Program
Adrienne M. Timmel, Jean-Cyril Walker; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 12, 2014
Over the past few weeks the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) finalized several rules affecting its Renewable Fuel Standard (“RFS”) Program. On July 18, 2014, EPA finalized its rules concerning the Renewable Identification Number (“RIN”) Quality...

 

HTMLNo CEQA Review Required For Initiative Measures, Whether Adopted By City Council Or Voters
Tiffany Duong; Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 8, 2014
The Supreme Court of California has held that CEQA review was not required before the Sonora City Council adopted an initiative measure approving a specific plan for expansion of a Wal-Mart store. The court held that: (1) the Elections Code, which requires at most an abbreviated review, provides...

 

HTMLFirst Report for Denmark Nano Product Register is due August 30th, 2015
Martha E. Marrapese, Rachida Semail; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 13, 2014
The Danish Order on a register of mixtures and articles that contain nanomaterials as well as the requirement for producers and importers to report to the register entered into force on June 18, 2014. It establishes a Nano Product Register of mixtures and articles, which contain nanomaterials, and...

 


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