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Heads Trump Wins; Tails Regulation Loses
Earlier this week, the Department of Energy withdrew definitions of "general service lamps" and "general service incandescent lamps" promulgated under the Obama administration.
United States
10 Sep 2019
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EPA Proposes To Eliminate Oil And Gas Methane Rules: Just Another Brick In The Deregulatory Wall
Last week, EPA proposed to eliminate regulation of methane emissions from the oil and gas industry. The most noteworthy response to the proposal came from the large producers.
United States
4 Sep 2019
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More Sauce For The Chevron Goose
Last week, EPA proposed revisions to its regulations governing the issuance of water quality certifications under ง 401 of the Clean Water Act.
United States
15 Aug 2019
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Affordable Clean Energy Or Carbon Free?
Yesterday, EPA finalized its Affordable Clean Energy rule, which will replace the Obama Clean Power Plan. More on ACE later.
United States
3 Jul 2019
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Last Of An Endangered Species Spotted On Capitol Hill: A Practical Senator
Bloomberg Environment is reporting this morning that Senator Chris Coons is trying to persuade Democrats that they should agree to limit EPA's authority to regulate greenhouse gases in return for GOP support...
United States
1 Jul 2019
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Affordable Clean Energy — Or, Much Ado About Nothing
Here's my take on the Affordable Clean Energy Plan.
United States
26 Jun 2019
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Woe Is WOTUS
When the Supreme Court decided that the district courts had jurisdiction over challenges to the Obama administration WOTUS rule, I described it as a victory of the "give me a break"
United States
19 Jun 2019
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BLM Loses Another Case Regarding Energy Development On Federal Lands (Video)
Earlier this week, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals partially reversed a district court decision, and ordered the Bureau of Land Management to vacate the NEPA approvals and permits it had issued...
United States
21 May 2019
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MassDEP Proposes To Ratchet Down PFAS Standards
On Friday, MassDEP proposed a number of revisions to the Massachusetts Contingency Plan, including reporting and cleanup standards for PFAS. The proposed GW-1 standard
United States
6 May 2019
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EPA Weighs In On Whether Discharges To Groundwater Can Be Subject To The CWA — You Won't Be Surprised At The Answer
On Monday, EPA issued an Interpretive Statement concluding that point source discharges to groundwater are never subject to NPDES permitting requirements.
United States
2 May 2019
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Reason Number 42,659 For Putting A Price On Carbon
I don't work in the oil and gas industry. This lede from Bloomberg Environment (subscription required) may not be news to anyone in the industry, but it absolutely blew me away:
United States
30 Apr 2019
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Disposing Of Coal Combustion Residuals Just Got Much More Expensive — At Least In North Carolina!
On Monday, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality issued determinations with respect to six Duke Energy coal plants.
United States
16 Apr 2019
13
The Clean Peak Standard Starts To Take Shape
Existing Qualified RPS Resources may obtain CPCs if they are paired with battery storage installed after January 1, 2019.
United States
15 Apr 2019
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Would The Last Generator To Leave The Wholesale Competitive Energy Market Please Turn Off The Lights? (Video)
On Friday, Connecticut announced that it had reached agreement with Dominion, Eversource, and United Illuminating to keep the Millstone nuclear plant operating for 10 more years.
United States
28 Mar 2019
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The Office Of Surface Mining Loses Another NEPA Case — Do I Detect A Trend?
Last week, a federal judge once more rejected the Environmental Assessment for the expansion of the Spring Creek Mine in Montana. The case does not really break any new ground,
United States
22 Feb 2019
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Carbon Free Boston — Or How To Save The World In A Few Easy Steps
Boston's Green Ribbon Commission has just released Carbon Free Boston, which outlines a pathway to a carbon-free city by 2050.
United States
5 Feb 2019
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Deadlines For Permit Issuance Are Double-Edged Swords
On Friday, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that applicants for licenses under the FPA may not reach private agreements with states to circumvent the FPA requirement that states act on water quality...
United States
1 Feb 2019
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Who Needs A Carbon Tax When We Can Raise the Real Estate Excise Tax?
Though my friends in the real estate industry may not be happy, I think that this is a fine idea.
United States
24 Jan 2019
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Massachusetts Comprehensive Energy Plan — There's A Lot To Do.
Last week, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources released its Comprehensive Energy Plan.
United States
20 Dec 2018
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The WOTUS Rule And The Purpose Of The Clean Water Act
A lot of proverbial ink has been spilled regarding the Trump administration's proposal to amend the definition of "waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act.
United States
19 Dec 2018
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