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Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The climate change-related reasons for refusal of the Rocky Hill mine will impact all high GHG emitting developments.
Hazelbrook Legal
Company directors should consider, assess and disclose potential risks or impact of climate change on their business.
Jones Day
Citing significant adverse social impacts, the Land and Environment Court of New South Wales recently rejected Gloucester Resources Pty. Ltd.'s appeal of the Minister for Planning's refusal of a state significant development application ...
Siskinds LLP
The federal government argued that climate change is a matter of national concern that cannot be addressed by the provinces acting on their own initiative.
Lawson Lundell LLP
While the proposed Impact Assessment Act (the "IAA") in Bill C-69 is under review and possible amendment by the Senate.
Goodmans LLP
The news is replete with developments affecting the cleantech sector and the environment. While the global transition to cleaner forms of energy and transportation technologies continues to accelerate
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
For over a decade, many pension funds, government agencies and even actuarial consultancies have signed on to the United Nations-supported Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI).
Siskinds LLP
On March 4, 2019, Topwin Trading Co. Ltd. ("Topwin") pled guilty to violating the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act (WAPRIITA)
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Eastern Canada's ski season has officially come to a close. However, there is more reason than ever to keep an eye on the moguls.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On 10 January 2019, the Technical Expert Group (TEG) set up by the European Commission ("Commission") to assist in four
Jones Day
The French government is starting to implement a new "low-carbon label" created by a decree and a ministerial order, both dated November 28, 2018.
Arendt & Medernach
The European Parliament has recently reached a political agreement with the European Council and European Commission regarding the proposal
Hogan Lovells
The issue of climate change couldn't be more topical. But what is "net zero carbon"? Is it just another buzzword and what does it really mean?
Jones Day
The potential impact of two new coal mining projects on climate change has recently been considered by separate UK decision makers.
Gowling WLG
The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has published its eagerly-anticipated advice to the UK Government on the UK's long-term climate change targets and has made a series of bold recommendations
Jones Day
On March 19, 2019, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted in part plaintiff nongovernmental organizations' motion for summary judgment, remanding nine environmental assessments, and ...
Jones Day
The Green New Deal resolution, introduced in February to both houses of the U.S. Congress, signifies a new phase in the national debate over climate change policy in America.
Foley Hoag LLP
After receiving an analysis showing that shutting the Jim Bridger and Naughton coal-fired electric generating plants in Wyoming would save ratepayers money...
Siskinds LLP
On April 18, 2019 New York City Council approved a plan, the local version of the Green New Deal, that requires thousands of buildings to take steps to reduce their greenhouse gas ("GHG") emissions.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
A federal district court has ruled that the Bureau of Land Management ("BLM") failed to adequately consider climate change when approving a set of oil and gas leases on public lands in Wyoming.
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McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Late last week, the NYAG filed a law suit in the Supreme Court of the State of New York against Exxon alleging that Exxon violated, among other things, the securities fraud provisions of a 1921 New York statute...
Gowling WLG
On October 23, 2018, the Government of Canada announced the next steps in its climate action plan and reaffirmed its commitment to apply a federal carbon pricing system (the "Federal Backstop")...
Goodmans LLP
Successful cleantech ventures often bring together different industry and professional sectors.
Gowling WLG
Until recently, few people in Ontario paid much attention to the "Federal Backstop," the federal carbon pricing system for provinces without a carbon tax or cap and trade program.
Goodmans LLP
On July 25, the Honourable Rod Phillips, Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks (the "Minister"), introduced Bill 4: Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018, (the "Proposed Act").
WilmerHale
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.
Viridius Lex LLP
The federal Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act [1] (GHG Pollution Pricing Act) received Royal Assent on June 21 2018, as Part 5 of The Budget Implementation Act, 2018.
Torys LLP
Ontario's Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks (MECP) released Preserving and Protecting our Environment for Future Generations: A Made-in-Ontario Environment Plan (Plan) on November 29
Bennett Jones LLP
On October 23, 2018, the federal government made further announcements regarding the federal carbon-pricing backstop (the "Backstop").
Gowling WLG
On February 12th 2019, Ontario announced its proposed plan to reduce greenhouse gas ("GHG") emissions, the Industrial Emissions Performance Standards Program ("EPS").[1]
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