Tag Archives: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

FY 2015 Funding Requests for NOAA

Regulatory Activity Clean Water Act The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have finally published for public comment their proposed rule defining the scope of waters protected under the Clean Water Act (CWA). As we previously noted in the Capital Thinking Report, the proposed rule is potentially likely to have … Continue Reading

Nevada Files Petition to Rehear Yucca Mountain Decision & State Department Report on U.N. Climate Change

Legislative and Legal Activity Nevada Files Petition To Rehear Yucca Mountain Decision The State of Nevada filed a petition to rehear en banc In re: Aiken County, et. al., v. Federal Regulatory Commission in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. The petition responds to a writ of mandamus issued on August 13 by a … Continue Reading