Monthly Climate Change Briefing: February 2022

February 14, 2022 5:00 pm — 5:30 pm

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 to be addressed in this month's call:

  • Boulder v. Suncor (10th Circuit) -- Affirming remand to state court of lawsuit against fossil fuel companies seeking money damages
  • Friends of the Earth v. Haaland (D.D.C.) -- Vacating approvals for oil and gas leasing in Gulf of Mexico due to inadequate consideration of greenhouse gas impacts
  • State of Louisiana v. Biden (W.D. La.) -- Blocking use of Social Cost of Carbon
  • Held v. State of Montana -- Setting trial date for youth-led case claiming Montana constitution requires state to do more to fight climate change
  • Building Performance Standards Coalition
  • Solar in California
  • Arizona Corporation Commission
  • Charging stations in Connecticut
  • Pennsylvania & RGGI

Daniel Farber, Faculty Director, Center for Law, Energy, & the Environment, University of California, Berkeley
Michael Gerrard, Founder and Director, Sabin Center for Climate Change Law and Andrew Sabin Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School
Robert Sussman, Principal, Sussman & Associates

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