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Williams Mullen: Supreme Court Ruling on EPA Mercury Rule: Utilities Win the Battle, But Lose the War
Posted on 9 Jul 2015 by Williams Mullen

By Jessica J.O. King The Clean Air Act requires EPA to regulate emissions of hazardous air pollutants from coal-fired power plants if the agency determines that such “regulation is appropriate and necessary” after studying the hazards the... Read More

Williams Mullen: FERC Urged To Revise Generator Interconnection Procedures and Agreement
Posted on 5 Nov 2015 by Williams Mullen

By Robert F. Riley It has been over twelve years since the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued the pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Procedures (LGIP) and pro forma Large Generator Interconnection Agreement (LGIA) for generators... Read More

Williams Mullen: EPA Finalizes Clean Power Plan: Now What?
Posted on 14 Aug 2015 by Williams Mullen

By: Channing J. Martin President Obama unveiled on August 3 what has been billed as the Administration’s biggest initiative yet to regulate carbon emissions. Although the final regulations that form the Clean Power Plan are ostensibly aimed at... Read More

Williams Mullen: Federal Government Continues to Target Big Coal
Posted on 14 Aug 2015 by Williams Mullen

By: Jessica J.O. King The United States Department of Interior’s (DOI) Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement has proposed new regulations requiring coal mining companies to protect and restore streams impacted by nearby mining... Read More