Monthly Climate Change Briefing: February 2011

February 14, 2011 11:27 am — 11:27 am
conference call

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 Direcctor, Georgetown University Climate Center
Kyle W. Danish, Partner, Van Ness Feldman, P.C.
Michael B. Gerrard, Director, Center for Climate Change Law, Columbia Law School
Michael Tubman, Congressional Affairs Fellow at the Pew Center on Global Climate Change

The topics discussed during the February 14, 2011 call included:

  • House efforts to restrict EPA's authority to regulate GHG emissions
  • EPA listening sessions
  • Recent court decisions
  • Recent EPA actions on PSD permitting for GHG
  • State developments