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    Blog: The Nickel Report

    Power to Launch: Creation of Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership

    Yesterday, June 23, 2022, The Biden Administration announced the launch of a Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership (“Partnership”) to expedite and foster the growth of wind energy, tackle the climate crisis, strengthen American energy security, and achieve the goal of deploying 30 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind by 2030.  Key parties in the Partnership include the White House... The post Power to Launch: Creation of Federal-State Offshore Wind Implementation Partnership appeared first on The Nickel Report. Continue Reading

    Blog: Project Law Blog

    Alberta Court of Appeal Rules that Federal Impact Assessment Act is Unconstitutional

    On May 10, 2022, the Alberta Court of Appeal handed down its decision on the constitutionality of the federal Impact Assessment Act (the “IAA”). The decision, rendered pursuant to a reference to the Court by the Alberta government, held that the IAA and its associated Physical Activities Regulations (the “Regulations”) are unconstitutional as they go beyond the ...

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