Developers Soon To Quantify, Mitigate GHG Emissions

Law360, New York (August 3, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- On July 11, 2007, the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EOEEA) published for public comment a draft policy on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (the Draft Policy), which establishes the protocol to be used to quantify GHG emissions associated with certain development projects.

Under the Draft Policy, Massachusetts will become one of the first states in the nation to require developers to both quantify and mitigate emissions of greenhouse gases that are directly and indirectly generated from proposed development projects.

Comments on the Draft...
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