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UK Becomes First G7 Country To Legislate For "Net-Zero" Emissions
The CCC sought to put the UK Government's failures in the context of its international climate leadership.
19 Jul 2019
Environmental Deconfliction 2019: The National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) For FY2019
Rachel Jacobson and Matthew Ferraro authored their second annual analysis of how the US's massive yearly defense authorization legislation could impact energy, the environment and natural resources, and legal practitioners in these areas.
United States
4 Jul 2019
WilmerHale's Jacobson And Ferraro Analyze Defense Funding Law's Climate-Response Impact
Rachel Jacobson and Matthew Ferraro authored their second annual analysis of how the US's massive yearly defense authorization legislation could impact...
United States
2 Jul 2019
Trump Administration Issues Affordable Clean Energy Rule
The ACE Rule represents the culmination of decades of efforts to regulate carbon dioxide emissions in the United States.
United States
28 Jun 2019
The UK Government Adopts The UK Committee On Climate Change Recommendation For 2050 "Net-Zero" Emissions Target
Once the percentage reduction target in the CCA has been amended, policies will need to be put in place if the net-zero target is to be achieved.
28 Jun 2019
The UK Committee On Climate Change Recommends 2050 "Net-Zero" Target
On 2 May 2019, the UK's Committee on Climate Change recommended that Parliament legislate, without delay, to reduce domestic greenhouse gas emissions to "net-zero" by 2050.
7 Jun 2019
Attorneys General Investigations And Enforcement In The Energy Sector
Traditionally, regulation of the energy sector has occurred at the federal level and through specialized state regulatory bodies. However, attorneys general are playing an increasingly prominent role in regulating energy and environmental activity within their states.
United States
8 Apr 2019
Citizen Suits Challenge Rollbacks, Replacements, And Project Approvals
Over the past two years the Trump Administration has initiated a fast-paced agenda of rolling back environmental regulations, while also reexamining enforcement priorities.
United States
29 Mar 2019
Climate Change Revisions Lead To An Uncertain Regulatory Environment
This is the second issue of WilmerHale's 10-in-10 Hot Topics in Energy Series.
United States
8 Feb 2019
Congressional Investigations: What The Energy Sector Should Do To Prepare
The Democratic oversight staff is likely to conduct investigations in a focused and thoughtful way, rather than haphazardly issuing subpoenas and calling hearings as has been suggested by some in the media.
United States
5 Feb 2019
10-In-10 Hot Topics In Energy - Congressional Investigations: What The Energy Sector Should Do To Prepare
This is the inaugural issue of WilmerHale's 10-in-10 Hot Topics in Energy Series. Over the next 10 weeks, our attorneys will share insights on current and emerging issues affecting the US energy sector.
United States
4 Feb 2019
New Jersey Issues Largest-Ever Solicitation For Offshore Wind
New Jersey continues to up the ante in states' commitments to developing offshore wind. When he ran for office, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy promised to promote the deployment of 3,500 megawatts ...
United States
12 Oct 2018
Stuart Bruce Contributes Chapter To EU Climate Diplomacy: Politics, Law And Negotiations
The EU has long played a leadership role in the global response to climate change, including the development and dissemination of climate-friendly technologies such as renewable energy.
United States
12 Jun 2018
Trump Order Ushers in the Future of US Energy and Environmental Regulation
On March 28, President Trump launched a sweeping overhaul of US energy and environmental policy. The presidential Executive Order on Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth (Order) repeals several policies of the Obama Administration and represents a dramatic shift in direction for the development of energy and other infrastructure projects in the United States.
United States
4 Apr 2017
DOI Releases Scoping Report On Coal Leasing Reforms
On January 11, 2017, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) within the Department of the Interior released a scoping report analyzing a wide range of proposed reforms to the federal coal leasing program...
United States
27 Jan 2017
White House Issues Final Guidance On Climate Change Impact Analysis
On August 1, 2016, the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) released its final guidance on how and when federal agencies should consider the direct and indirect impacts from climate change, including from greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, ..
United States
5 Aug 2016
Changing Climate: What The Paris Accord Means For China
In December 2015, nearly 200 countries reached a historic agreement in Paris to limit greenhouse gas emissions in hopes of curbing global warming.
22 Mar 2016
A Preview Of Key Energy And Environmental Legislative Issues For 2016
In a recently published client alert, members of WilmerHale's Regulatory and Government Affairs Department and Energy, Environment and Natural Resources and Legislative Affairs and Public Policy Practices, shared thoughts on the legislative issues and milestones that may be in store for companies in the energy sector.
United States
22 Feb 2016
Energy Sector Alert Series: Climate Change Disclosures In 2016
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published "Commission Guidance Regarding Disclosure Related to Climate Change" on February 8, 2010.
United States
15 Feb 2016
Energy Sector Alert Series: A Legislative Outlook
Following Congress' passage of a $1.8 trillion dollar federal spending and tax break package in December 2015, many political pundits might be inclined to think the era of gridlock is easing.
United States
29 Jan 2016
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