Staying on top of the legal and policy developments in the climate change arena is no small task. As a special service to our members, the Environmental Law Institute provides a series of monthly conference calls with national experts on climate law and policy to keep you up to date and to answer your questions.
Topics addressed in this month's call:
Discussion of the 9th Circuit's decision in the Juliana case
- Update on recent legislative activity in the House and brief review of Administration developments
24 Utah cities pledge to use renewable energy by 2030
Florida creates task force on sea-level rise
- New Jersey will become the first state to require that builders take into account the impact of climate change, including rising sea levels, in order to win government approval for projectsand N.J. advances 'landmark' bill to increase EVs twelvefold
Calif. requires solar on new homes, a first for U.S.
Delaware solar farm expands, will power nearly 1,000 homes
Arizona’s biggest utility vows all clean power by 2050
- High-level overview of IBM's energy and climate program
Vicki Arroyo, Executive Director, Climate Center, Georgetown University
Edan Dionne, Vice President, Environmental, Energy & Chemical Management Programs, IBM
Michael B. Gerrard, Professor, Columbia Law School; Director, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Robert Sussman, Principal, Sussman & Associates
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