• Congress Seeks Changes to Endangered Species Act
  • March 4, 2014
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • A congressional working group report that cites electric coops’ costly struggles to comply with the Endangered Species Act (ESA) concludes the law is ripe for improvement. Specifically, some impediments of the ESA as described in the report include the ability of coops to site and maintain power lines. The report seeks to update and prioritize the ESA.