• 05.04.18

    California Fights Back Against EPA Fuel Economy Rollback

    Manatt@s Craig Moyer, chair of the firm@s land, environment and natural resources practice, was quoted by Law360 for an article on California@s fight against the Environmental Protection Agency@s emission standards rollback.The publication noted that in April, the EPA withdrew the Obama...

  • 01.30.18

    How China’s New Import Policy Could Impact CA Waste Management

    Recycling World quoted Manatt@s Chuck White, a senior advisor in the firm@s environment practice, in an article on how China@s new import policies are affecting California recycling.The publication noted that China recently closed its doors to imports involving mixed paper and old corrugated...

  • 10.16.17

    Hull Street Energy Purchases Nine Hydro Facilities for $83M

    Electric Light @ Power covered Manatt@s representation of Hull Street Energy, a private equity firm that invests in power generation assets and related businesses, in its $83@million purchase of nine hydroelectric power facilities in New Hampshire. Manatt@s Alan Noskow, a partner in the firm@s...

  • 10.12.17

    Power Plant Owners Remain Uncertain on Greenhouse Gas Rules

    CNBC turned to Manatt@s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm@s energy and environment practices, for comment on the uncertainty surrounding greenhouse gas rules for power plant owners. @ The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a repeal of President Obama@s Clean Power Plan. According to...

  • 07.20.17

    California’s Cap-and-Trade Extension to Face Challenges, Says Moyer

    Law360 quoted Manatt@s Craig Moyer, chair of the firm@s land, environment and natural resources group, on California@s expansion of the state@s cap-and-trade system. The publication explained that the program is likely to face regulatory and legal hurdles. While the program@s long-term existence...

  • 07.17.17

    Gov. Brown Calls Cap and Trade ‘Most Important Vote’

    Manatt@s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm@s energy practice, was quoted in an E@E News article that discussed California@s July 17 vote on a successor program for the state@s cap-and-trade system for greenhouse gases. Governor Jerry Brown called it @the most important vote@ lawmakers will ever...

  • 07.03.17

    U.S. Solar Manufacturing Industry Hurting From Inexpensive Imports

    The San Diego Union-Tribune interviewed Manatt@s Beth Fox, a partner in the firm@s energy practice, for an article on the impact that countries like China are having on the U.S. solar manufacturing industry. @ As reported by The San Diego Union-Tribune, solar panel maker Suniva filed to...

  • 06.02.17

    Utilities Still Feel Pressure to Cut Carbon, Despite Paris Drop-Out

    Utility Dive interviewed Manatt@s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm@s energy practice, for an article on President Trump@s decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord, leaving the U.S. as only one of three nations unwilling to sign onto the international agreement. Regardless of the...

  • 06.02.17

    Paris Climate Withdrawal to Likely Impact CA Companies

    The Daily Journal interviewed Manatt@s Craig Moyer, co-chair of the firm@s energy practice, following President Trump@s announcement that the United States will withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate accord. While the decision doesn@t directly impact California@s emissions and energy regulations...

  • 05.17.17

    Solar Cell Tariff Could Revive Affordability Issues

    Law360 quoted Manatt@s Beth Fox, a partner in the firm@s energy practice, in an article about Suniva Inc.@s recent request that President Donald Trump impose tariffs on all foreign-made solar cells. @ The tariff could revive concerns over solar power@s affordability. For example, there could be...