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Renewables in the Midwest | October 3 & 4, 2017 | Minneapolis

As the Trump administration pursues its rollback of Obama administration environmental and energy policies, including the Clean Power Plan, in favor of fossil fuel development and use, subnational players are ...
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/ / Energy

Electric Power in the Northeast | September 25 & 26, 2017 | Boston

With the pronounced Trump administration preference for fossil fuels over alternatives, we’re seeing a shift from federal policy as a driver for energy developments in states concerned about climate change ...
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/ / Energy

Privacy | September 21 & 22, 2017 | Atlanta

Privacy concerns are again coming to the forefront with Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity issuing a sweeping request for nationwide voter data with the stated intention of making it public ...
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/ / Corporate Counsel

Water and Real Estate Development in Idaho | October 10 & 11, 2017 | Boise

In many parts of the country we’ve gone from drought to too much water too fast. This creates some interesting water law issues for organizations seeking to divert excess surface ...
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/ / Water

CEQA | September 15, 2017 | Santa Monica

Our annual CEQA program again addresses the most important developments confronting land use and environmental professionals today. The dramatic changes in federal environmental policies under the Trump administration raises questions ...
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/ / Land Use, Image

Contracting for Renewable Energy Projects | October 6, 2017 | Seattle

As western states push for more renewable resources and the market rapidly evolves, it can be difficult for a project developer to obtain a financeable traditional Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) ...
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/ / Energy