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"Provides insight and analysis on energy and environmental law and policy. The blog draws upon the individual research strengths and vast expertise of the law schools’ legal scholars and think tanks. Our goal is to fill a unique space on the blogosphere, not only by bridging the worlds of law and policy, but also by translating the latest developments in a way that’s understandable to a mass audience. We write about U.S. Supreme Court decisions, regulatory actions, and state and national legislation that affects water resource management, toxic waste disposal, renewable energy, air quality, land use, and more. The global challenge of climate change is the driver behind our work."

Author: Dan Farber is a professor and Jayni Foley Hein is the Executive Director of the Center for Law, Energy & the Environment at the University of California at Berkeley School of Law; Ann Carlson, Ethan Elkind, Rhead Enion and Jonathan Zasloff are faculty members at the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law.

Related Categories: Environmental Law | Energy Law | Law Professor | University of California, Los Angeles | University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall

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