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Carbon Pricing Matters: Federal Fuel Charge Now in Effect in Four Backstop Provinces

The federal fuel charge came in force on April 1, 2019. Read more detail on Recent Environmental Law posts –

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Music labels sue Charter, complain that high Internet speeds fuel piracy

Enlarge / "Yarr, matey, a pirate would be lost at sea without a swift broadband connection." (credit: Getty Images | OcusFocus) The music industry is suing Charter Communications, claiming that the cable Internet provider profits from music piracy by failing … Continue reading

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On Repeat: Courts Again Uphold Low Carbon Fuel Standard Programs

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals recently upheld – for the second time – California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (“LCFS”) against constitutional challenges brought by industry groups. The case, Rocky Mountain Farmers Union v. Corey (9th Cir. 2019) (No. 17-16881) (“Rocky … Continue reading

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US appeals court says California can set its own Low Carbon Fuel Standard

Enlarge / Ethanol Plant, Milton, Wisconsin. (credit: Education Images/UIG via Getty Images) Late last week, the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit published an opinion (PDF) stating that California's regulation of fuel sales based on a lifecycle analysis of … Continue reading

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Update on BIMCO 2020 Fuel Transition Clause for Time Charter Parties

On 21 December 2018 we commented on the newly released BIMCO clauses intended to address the International Maritime Organization’s revised sulphur content limits with regard to the consumption and carriage of marine fuel (in accordance with Regulation 14 of Annex … Continue reading

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