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  • March 23, 2017

    Arnold & Porter Snags Ex-Obama Enviro Official

    Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP has added to its Washington, D.C., office a top Obama appointee recently departed from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

  • March 23, 2017

    Biodiesel Cos. Say Argentina, Indonesia Undercutting Market

    U.S. biodiesel producers accused Argentina and Indonesia Thursday of violating trade laws through government subsidies and dumping practices that have allegedly fueled a surge in biodiesel imports since 2014 and cut into domestic producers’ market share.

  • March 23, 2017

    High Court Shouldn’t Delay Water Rule Suit, 7 States Say

    New York, six other states and Washington, D.C., have asked the U.S. Supreme Court not to pause an appeal of the Sixth Circuit’s decision that it has jurisdiction to hear challenges to the so-called Waters of the United States rule, arguing that despite President Donald Trump’s executive order to revise or rescind the measure, the case should proceed through the courts.

  • March 23, 2017

    Reps. Again Float Bill To Boost Funding For Mine Cleanups

    U.S. Reps. Jody Hice, R-Ga., and Alan Lowenthal, D-Calif., again floated a bill Wednesday to form a foundation that raises private funding to help the federal government more quickly and effectively clean up mines, citing the Gold King Mine spill as an example of the need for boosted financial aid.

  • March 23, 2017

    Dominion Violated CWA With Coal Ash Arsenic, Judge Says

    A Virginia federal judge said Thursday that Dominion Virginia Power violated the Clean Water Act by letting arsenic from coal ash waste seep into groundwater, but declined to impose a civil penalty, opting instead to order the company to conduct monitoring in affected areas.

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