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HTMLEU Leaders to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 40% by 2030
Aonghus Heatley; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 12, 2014
European Union (EU) leaders recently reached agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent by 2030 as compared with 1990 levels. The leaders also agreed a binding, at the EU level, target to obtain at least 27 percent of the EU's energy from renewable sources by 2030 and a...

 

HTMLMiami-Dade County Moves Forward with Comprehensive Climate Change Planning Initiatives
Kerri L. Barsh; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 22, 2015
I have written previously here about Miami-Dade County’s recent climate change initiatives, which included adoption of requirements in 2014 that all county infrastructure projects consider the potential impact of sea level rise during all project phases and that existing infrastructure be...

 

HTMLA Lack of Due Diligence Can Lead to High Penalties in Louisiana
John B. King; Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 15, 2015
Oil and gas production facilities and associated tank batteries are routinely bought and sold in Louisiana without proper due diligence. In other words, they are purchased without checking the full regulatory status of the facilities. This ignorance has led to high penalties.

 

HTMLEnvironmental Policy as Part of Integrated Overall Policy
David G. Mandelbaum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2014
Environmental quality is important, but it is just one set of the objectives of public policy. Is it possible to think about the incentives set by environmental regulatory decisions and the outcomes they induce as part of a more integrated policy?

 

HTMLPennsylvania Environmental Rights Amendment: Back to Payne v. Kassab?
David G. Mandelbaum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 7, 2015
We have a new opinion today under the Environmental Rights Amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution. Pennsylvania Environmental Defense Foundation v. Commonwealth, No. 228 M.D. 2012 (Pa. Commw. Ct. Jan. 7, 2015). Maybe the state constitution mandates some sort of environmental impact study before...

 

HTMLLA Mayor Proposes Mandatory Earthquake Retrofitting for Commercial and Residential Buildings
Tetlo N. Emmen, Alfred Fraijo; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 19, 2014
Capping a year-long partnership between the City of Los Angeles and Dr. Lucy Jones, a well-known seismologist with the United States Geological Survey, Mayor Eric Garcetti released “Resilience by Design” last week, a plan that includes an ambitious set of proposed seismic regulations....

 

HTMLA New Pennsylvania Environmental Rights Amendment Opinionż In Dissent
David G. Mandelbaum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 22, 2014
In Hess v. Pa. Pub. Util. Comm'n, No. 1370 C.D. 2013 (Pa. Commw. Ct. Dec. 22, 2014), the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court en banc considered a petition for review of an order of the Public Utility Commission granting approvals for a transmission line crossing the Susquehanna River. The majority...

 

HTMLDenton, Texas Bans Fracking - What's Next?
Patricia M. Rosendahl; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on January 12, 2015
Bans on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) have arisen in a variety of places over recent months. Voters in Mendocino County and San Benito County, California, and Athens, Ohio, separately approved bans on fracking in the November elections. The New York State Governor and his Commissioners of Health...

 

HTMLNew York Bans Fracking In New York: What Now?
Robert M. Rosenthal, Steven C. Russo; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 17, 2014
The wait is over in New York on fracking. At a cabinet meeting today Governor Cuomo and his Commissioners of Health and Environmental Conservation announced that the long-awaited Final Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement will be released and establish that HVHF cannot move forward...

 

HTMLEU Leaders Agree to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 40% by 2030
Aonghus Heatley; Greenberg Traurig Maher LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2015, previously published on December 12, 2014
European Union (EU) leaders recently reached agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent by 2030 as compared with 1990 levels. The leaders also agreed a binding, at the EU level, target to obtain at least 27 percent of the EU’s energy from renewable sources by 2030 and a...

 


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