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Monthly Climate Change Briefing


September 10, 2012



A special service for ELI institutional members, this half-hour monthly conference call provides a valuable way to keep on top of the legal and policy developments in the climate change arena.

Panelists for this month's event were:

  • Vicki Arroyo, Executive Director, Georgetown University Climate Center
  • Kyle Danish, Van Ness Feldman PC
  • Michael B. Gerrard, Director, Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
  • Nikki Roy, Vice President, Strategic Outreach, Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES)

The topics discussed during the call included:

  • New fuel economy standards
  • California "test run" of a carbon trading system
  • How the climate change issue was address by Republic and Democratic conventions/platforms
  • Discussion of the DC Circuit decision on the cross-state air pollution rule
  • Recent decisions in cases brought by Texas

Additional Materials:
Members click here to access the event recording.


This ELI Associate Seminar was made possible by the generous support of our members.