Energy and Environment Update - October 17, 2010

more+
less-

In This Issue: Energy and Climate Debate; Congress:Carper Emissions Bill on Hold; And, Upcoming Hearings; Administration: Adaptation Plans to Be Included; Department of Agriculture: Forests Capture One-Tenth of Industrial Emissions; Department of Energy: $1.3 Billion for Wind Farm, And Federal Buildings bans Fossil-Fuel by 2030; Environmental Protection Agency: $4 Millionfor Brownfields; Renewable Energy on Contaminated Land Draft Plan Released; Groups Clash over EPA Proposal; Petroleum Industry Requests Relaxation of Rule; EPA Approves Higher Ethanol Blend, And Pollution Cooperation Agreement Signed; Federal Energy Regulatory Commission: Comments Submitted to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Transmission Proposal; Miscellaneous: Solar Census Released; Hawaii Provides Renewable Energy Credit Guidance; Developer Plans Undersea Transmission Line; Appliance Labeling to Reduce Emissions; Think Tanks Call for Carbon Price; Renewable Energy Spending Increases; Aviation Organization Sets Efficiency Goals; South Korea to Boost Exports; Japan Resubmits Climate Bill; Hong Kong Announces Environmental Priorities; China Develops Incentive Plans; North Carolina Approves Trees as Renewable Energy; EU to Meet Kyoto Targets; And, New York Designer Files LEED Lawsuit.

Please see full update below for more information.

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

Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Agriculture Updates, Elections & Politics Updates, 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