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|| EBA PROGRAMS AND UPCOMING EVENTS|
|April 30, 2019
||Co-Sponsored Event: Midwest Energy Policy Series: Energy Infrastructure
||Kansas City, MO
|May 6, 2019
||2019 Charitable Foundation Annual Gala
|May 6-7, 2019
||2019 EBA Annual Meeting & Conference
|May 16, 2019
||FERC Practice in the D.C. Circuit – A view from the bench
|June 11, 2019
||2019 Rocky Mountain Chapter Annual Meeting
|June 12-13, 2019
||2019 EBA Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting
|June 19, 2019
||EBA Primer Series: Cost of Service Ratemaking
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'This is how to build it': Book aims to provide a legal guide to decarbonization
Energy News Network
The 1,000-plus page volume is meant to offer policymakers a variety of templates for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
In response to the sometimes mind-numbing and frightening challenges that climate change presents to humanity, a pair of legal scholars have something to offer — an enormous new book filled with over 1,000 potential solutions.
Big buildings hurt the climate – NYC hopes to change that
New York Times
New York City is about to embark on an ambitious plan to fight climate change that would force thousands of large buildings, like the Empire State Building and Trump Tower, to sharply reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
Nigeria's energy future challenged by weak rule of law
With the reelection of Muhammadu Buhari to the Nigerian presidency, Africa’s leading oil exporter faces a challenge as old as Nigeria itself: political corruption. This scourge shortchanges ordinary Nigerians and undermines the country’s development.
Nuclear Subsidy Dispute Now Rests with FERC, Competitive Generators Say
The U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal to reconsider industry-led challenges to state nuclear subsidy programs in New York and Illinois leaves the contentious matter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
FERC approves LNG terminals as anti-fossil protestors scale headquarters
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved two liquefied natural gas export facilities as the agency was again beset by protestors calling on it to halt fossil fuel permits and boost renewable energy.
FERC Chairman Neil Chatterjee Carries Out Ambitious Legacy for Two
By Gary Guy & David Martin Connelly
In the latest EBA Authored article, you will learn how former Capitol Hill Politico applies strict legal tests to FERC decision-making.
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EBA Committee & Council Sign-Up for 2019-2020!
Increase your involvement in EBA and build relationships with professionals that can help you expand your practice or business. You are invited to join up to three committees for the 2019-2020 bar year.
EBA Committee and Council collaboration and planning efforts are conducted remotely so all can participate!
Interested in learning how the Judges approach the court's review of FERC cases? – Register for May 16 Energizer!
D.C. Circuit Judges Laurence Silberman and Patricia Millett, along with FERC Solicitor Bob Solomon and seasoned appellate litigator Miguel Estrada will discuss how the Judges approach the court’s review of FERC cases and how those cases fit into modern debates about statutory interpretation and agency deference.
2019 Enforcers and Defenders Forum - June 12, 2019
Register now for June 12, 2019 in Washington, DC. The Defenders panel will address the development and implementation of internal compliance and monitoring programs designed to ensure compliance with regulatory and company standards, with a focus on internal detection techniques and mechanisms, and will include representatives from Calpine, the Intercontinental Exchange, and Tenaska.
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Register Online today: Rocky Mountain Chapter Annual Meeting – June 11
The Chapter is excited to host their upcoming Annual Meeting at the WY Public Service Commission on June 11, which will feature Representative Chris Hansen of the Colorado General Assembly as the luncheon keynote speaker. Industry experts will address the following regional topics, as well as feature an ethics panel:
- Wildfires and Electric Utilities: Concerns and Viewpoints from Various Interested Parties
- Legal and Legislative Developments Affecting Exploration and Production Activity in the Rockies
- Legal and Regulatory Changes Paving the Way for Blockchain in Energy
Need a detailed overview of the ratemaking process? - June 19-20, 2019
Don’t miss the NEW Primer: Cost of Service Ratemaking taking place June 19-20, 2019 in Baltimore, MD. Students will learn the cost-of-service process from start to finish in detail. Our faculty will provide you with a detailed overview of the ratemaking process, basic concepts and steps to the process. Register now to gain in-depth understanding on rate design and cost allocation, including functionalization and classification of costs, and will provide sufficient time for student discussion.
Tickets Now Available for CFEBA Gala: Purchase before itâs too late!
After a day of educational sessions, join us for an open bar reception, dinner and fun meeting colleagues and policy makers at the CFEBA's Annual Fundraising Gala, Empowering Education in Haiti on May 6, 2019, at the Renaissance Downtown DC Hotel.
Tickets are $250 Private/ $150 Government/Solo Practitioner and include a contribution to CFEBA, as well as a cocktail reception and dinner.
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063