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October 2018 Update: Key Developments in UK and EU Environment, Safety and Health Law, Procedure and Policy

We are pleased to share with you the latest edition of “frESH Law Horizons: Key Developments in UK & EU Environment, Safety and Health Law, Procedure and Policy”. In our October edition, we summarise more than 35 developments in the environmental, safety and health sector. Some of the top stories this month include: The Health and … Continue Reading

DC Circuit Denies Special Treatment for Biomass Sources Under US Air Permitting Programs

In a win for environmental groups, the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia vacated USEPA’s  “Deferral Rule,” which had temporarily exempted some biomass sources from Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) and Title V permitting requirements.  See Center for Biological Diversity, et al. v. EPA, No. 11-1101 (July 12, 2013). The ruling comes a year … Continue Reading