Air

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) of 2022 added seven new sections to the Clean Air Act (CAA) and…
On October 29, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court granted certiorari in West Virginia v. Environmental…

Climate Change

This Article examines the nature of the threats that climate change poses and will continue to pose…
Over two dozen U.S. states and municipalities have filed lawsuits against fossil fuel companies,…

Energy

The D.C. Circuit vacated a license issued by FERC for operation of a hydroelectric dam on the…
The Ninth Circuit affirmed a district court's denial of a Native American tribe's motion…

Governance

The Fifth Circuit affirmed a district court's remand to state court of a lawsuit concerning…
The Tenth Circuit upheld a joint resolution passed by Congress and signed by President Trump that…

Land Use

Animal agriculture is one of the leading sources of greenhouse gas emissions. Carbon offset markets…
A district court vacated two rights-of-way that BLM issued to a company in 2020 to transport water…

Natural Resources

The Fourth Circuit affirmed dismissal of a challenge to CEQ's 2020 final rule that affected…
A district court denied a civil rights group's motion for summary judgment in a challenge to…

Toxic Substances

A district court denied the state of Illinois' motion to remand to state court a lawsuit…
The D.C. Circuit, 2-1, granted a joint motion to hold in abeyance four petitions to invalidate…

Waste

A district court granted in part and denied in part a pipeline owner's motion for summary…
A district court granted a federal contractor's motion for partial summary judgment in a…

Water

The D.C. Circuit vacated a license issued by FERC for operation of a hydroelectric dam on the…
The Fifth Circuit denied a petition to review a CWA permit issued by the Army Corps of Engineers…

Wildlife

The Ninth Circuit, 2-1, affirmed summary judgment for FWS in a lawsuit concerning a petition to…
A district court denied summary judgment for commercial fishermen and a trade group in a lawsuit…