In this update:

*Energy and Climate Legislation

*Senate

..Multipollutant Markup

..Energy Committee Considers CCS

..Tribal Energy Reform

..Senators Opposed to Diverting Offshore Drilling Revenue

..Legislation Introduced

..Upcoming Hearings

*House

..Subcommittee Holds Loan Guarantee Hearing

..Committee Approves HUD Energy Grants

..Legislation Introduced

..Upcoming Hearings

*Department of Commerce

*Department of Defense

*Department of Energy

..$200 Million for Solar and Water Power Technologies

..$452 Million for Energy Efficiency Projects

..$30 Million to Accelerate Weatherization

..$28 Million to State Building Energy Retrofits

*Department of Interior

*Department of Transportation

*Environmental Protection Agency

..EPA Sends Tailoring Rule to OMB

..GHG Regulations Won’t Impact Small Businesses

..Clean Air Act Benefits Outweigh Costs

..EPA Announces More Rigorous Standards for Energy Star Homes

*Personnel

*Miscellaneous

..Smart Grid Market to Increase Quickly

..Solar Invested in Most

..Regional Efforts Necessary in East Asia

..CA to Provide Loan Guarantees

..CA to Ease Vehicle Emissions Requirements

..Swing States to Benefit from CCS Deployment

..NJ Exempts Solar Panels

..Christie’s Launches a Green Auction

Please see full update below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Topics:  Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Clean Air Act, DOD, DOE, Energy Efficiency, EPA, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Offshore Drilling, Renewable Energy, Solar Energy, U.S. Commerce Department

Published In: Energy & Utilities Updates, Environmental Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Mintz Levin | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

CONNECT

Mintz Levin is a full-service, general practice law firm with approximately 450 attorneys serving... View Profile »


Follow Mintz Levin:

Reporters on Deadline