Groups to 9th Circuit: Preserve Obama-era protections
A coalition of environmental groups wants a federal appeals court to maintain protections for millions of acres of the Atlantic and Arctic oceans against future offshore drilling.
Greens threaten lawsuit on KXL's impact to cranes, sturgeon
Environmental groups have unveiled plans for a new lawsuit over federal approvals for the Keystone XL pipeline.
5 states back FERC in storage fight
Five state attorneys general have come out in support of federal orders that could boost storage technologies in wholesale markets and pave the way for increased use of solar and wind.
Legal assaults await FERC fossil fuel lifeline
Settle in for a drawn-out legal battle over the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's new plan for the biggest electricity market in the country.
FERC vows rapid responses in eminent domain legal brawl
Federal energy regulators told a court yesterday that they would attempt to reach final decisions within 30 days on complaints from property owners who have their land seized for construction of projects like natural gas pipelines.