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Full Title: A Clean Energy Action Plan for the United States Author(s): Luke H. Bassett, Myriam Alexander-Kearns, and Jerusalem Demsas Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report proposes...
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Full Title: Does the Judiciary Have the Tools for Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Author(s): Victor E. Schwartz, Phil Goldberg, Christopher E. Appel Publisher(s): Valparaiso University Law Review Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In American Electric Power Co....
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Full Title: Domestic Energy and Jobs Act Author: Senator John Hoeven Publisher(s): U.S. Senate Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): A Bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, to provide for the development of a plan to increase oil...
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Full Title: Energy and Commerce Committee: 112th Congress, 2nd Session Second Quarter Author:  Senator Fred Upton Publisher(s):  Committee on Energy and Commerce Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In late January, we gathered for an Energy...
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The U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued their final definitions of financial products regulated under the Dodd-Frank Act. The rule maintains that forward contracts, which cover delivery of physical goods...
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Full Title: Energy Policy: 114th Congress Issues Author(s): Brent D. Yacobucci Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy policy in the United States has focused on three major goals:...
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Full Title: Fracking, Legislation, and the Court Author(s): Barry Rabe Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The ink was barely dry on far-reaching new Pennsylvania legislation to regulate hydraulic fracking practices before a state appellate...
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Full Title:  Methane Contamination of Drinking Water Accompanying Gas-well Drilling and Hydraulic Fracturing Author:  Stephen G. Osborn, Avner Vengosh, Nathaniel R. Warner, and Robert B. Jackson Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Publication...
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Full Title: Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act Author(s): Barbara Boxer Publisher(s): Publication Date: 7/2012 Language: English Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): To reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes.
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Full Title: OEP Summary: Tax Pollution, Not Profits Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Rep. John Delaney (D-MD), hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on his carbon tax legislation. Here...
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Full Title: Overview of Climate-­Related Provisions in the Federal Transportation Reauthorization Legislation, “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act” (MAP-­21) Author(s): Georgetown Climate Center Publisher(s): Georgetown Climate Center Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): “Moving Ahead...
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Full Title: Overview of State-Related Provisions in the Senate’s Transportation Reauthorization Legislation, “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act” (MAP-21) Author: Georgetown Climate Center Publisher(s): Georgetown Climate Center Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Moving Ahead...
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Full Title: Overview of U.S. Legislation and Regulations Affecting Offshore Natural Gas and Oil Activity Author(s): EIA Publisher(s): EIA Publication Date: 9/2005 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: TThis article presents a summary of the legislative and regulatory regime that affects natural...
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Full Title: Recommended Modifications to the 45Q Tax Credit for Carbon Dioxide Sequestration Author(s): National Enhanced Oil Recovery Initiative, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions, Great Plains Institute Publisher(s): National Enhanced Oil...
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Full Title: Section-by-Section: The Managed Carbon Price Act of 2012 (MCP) Author:  Office of Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) Publisher(s): Office of Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Today, Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) introduced...
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Senate Republicans recently unveiled the “Domestic Energy and Jobs Act,” an energy bill intended “To approve the Keystone XL Pipeline, to provide for the development of a plan to increase...
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Full Title: State Regulations, Litigation, and Hydraulic Fracturing Author(s): Francis Gradijan Publisher(s): University of Texas Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Hydraulic fracturing is a process by which oil and gas operators can increase recovery of resources from...
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Full Title: The Path to Prosperity: Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Resolution Author(s): House Budget Committee, Paul Ryan Publisher(s): House Budget Committee Publication Date: 3/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This budget offers a blueprint for safeguarding America from the perils...
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"Our National Energy Policy: Post-Election Prospects and Challenges" December 14th, 2012 National Press Club, Washington, DC See below for an abridged version of the transcript and a full video recording of the event....
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In November, 2013, EPA announced a highly contentious proposal that lowered the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard targets below their 2013 levels. These targets apply to the amount of renewable fuels...
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While the Clean Power Plan has attracted a great deal of attention in recent weeks, a number of Congressional initiatives may well be the focus of the fall legislative session....
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