Tag Archives: Green infrastructure

Transatlantic Trade | US and Europe – Week of November 1, 2021

The United Kingdom (UK), European Union (EU) and the United States (US) focused this past week on climate change and global supply chain disruptions, with the UK hosting the 26th United Nations (UN) Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26), which continues into this week.  Transatlantic leaders started the week in Rome, attending the Group … Continue Reading

Executive Order — Preparing the United States for the Impacts of Climate Change

Executive Branch Activity Executive Order — Preparing the United States for the Impacts of Climate Change On Friday, President Obama issued an Executive Order intended to help states and local communities address the impacts of severe weather resulting from climate change. The Order addresses the potential for incentives to local communities to make investments to … Continue Reading

New Web-based Tool for Environmental Impact Statements

Legislative Activity Nuclear Waste Allison Macfarlane, Chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and Peter Lyons, Assistant Secretary for Nuclear Energy of the U.S. Department of Energy, will testify this week before the House Energy and Commerce Committee concerning the Nuclear Waste Policy Act. This Week’s Hearings: Tuesday, September 10:  The House Energy and Commerce Committee, … Continue Reading
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