Twenty-eighth Regular Session of the CEC Council, September 9–10, 2021, Chaired by Mr. Michael Regan, Administrator of the U.S Environmental Protection Agency MONTREAL, Sept. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – The Council of the CEC affirms our commitment to environmental cooperation as we conclude our first regular session under the United States-Mexico-CanadaContinue Reading

Shaheen Secures Funding for Northern Border Regional Commission, Shipyard Projects & Other Key NH Priorities in Committee-Approved Funding Legislation

August 06, 2021 **Legislation also contains more than $3.74 million for NH projects through Congressional Direct Spending** **Shaheen secures increased federal aid for Northern Border Regional Commission** (Washington, DC) – U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, successfully secured a number of critical Granite StateContinue Reading

European Commission Proposes to Adapt its Legislative Framework in Various Policy Areas to Make it ‘Fit For 55' | K&L Gates LLP

[co-author: Sofia Karagianni] Introduction On 14 July 2021, the European Commission (Commission) released its mega ‘Fit for 55’ policy Package (Package) to reduce emissions by at least 55 percent by 2030 in order to achieve a carbon-neutral Europe. In the Package, the Commission lays out the blueprints on how toContinue Reading

European Commission Legislation Aims to Reduce Emissions

INTRODUCTION On 14 July 2021, the European Commission (Commission) released its mega ‘Fit for 55’ policy Package (Package) to reduce emissions by at least 55 percent by 2030 in order to achieve a carbon-neutral Europe.  In the Package, the Commission lays out the blueprints on how to achieve this ambitiousContinue Reading

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with PRNewswire. PTI takes no editorial responsibility for the same.)NEW REPORT FROM GLOBAL PRIVATE-SECTOR COALITION URGES INDUSTRY AND POLICY MAKERS TO PRIORITISE BIORESOURCES FOR MATERIALS, AVIATION AND NICHE ENERGY APPLICATIONS LONDON, July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The EnergyContinue Reading

Port commission candidates discuss environment, jobs, more

The Port of Tacoma’s commission has two positions on the August primary ballot, and no shortage of candidates from which to choose. For Position 2, incumbent Commissioner Dick Marzano, who was first elected in 1995, faces two challengers, Jeannette Twitty and Elizabeth Pew. Twitty is co-owner and founder along withContinue Reading