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Promoting Renewable Energy in the Federal Government

Feb 13, 2014 Analysis

Presidential memo requires agencies to obtain 20% of energy from renewable sources by 2020.

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U.S. Agency Expands Support for Partial Decommissioning of Oil Rigs

Jan 30, 2014 Analysis

New “rigs-to-reefs” policy endorses ongoing conversion of retired offshore platforms into artificial reefs.

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Plastic Bag Regulations Gain Momentum, Face Criticism

Jan 23, 2014 Analysis

Many jurisdictions have adopted or are considering controversial laws that restrict single-use plastic bags.

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Global Treaty on Mercury Signed in Japan

Nov 5, 2013 News

When ratified, new international agreement will require restricted use of mercury by 2020.

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Pro Bono Regulations to Take Effect in New York

Oct 22, 2013 News

Bar applicants now required to complete fifty hours of service.

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