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Oregon: Sustainability

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SZ Enterprises v. Iowa Utilities Board

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The Iowa Supreme Court held that a solar energy company is not a public utility under state law. The case arose after a city sought to enter into a prospective purchaser agreement with the company to supply a portion of the city's...

Western Lands Project v. United States Department of Interior

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A district court held that BLM complied with NEPA when it issued a programmatic EIS for utility-scale solar energy projects in six southwestern states. Environmental groups filed suit under NEPA, claiming that BLM failed to consider...

Utah: Energy

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Oregon: Energy

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California: Energy

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La Cuna de Aztlan Sacred Sites Protection Circle Advisory Committee v. United States Department of Interior

ELR Case

A district court dismissed groups' lawsuit challenging BLM's approval of a 370-megawatt utility-scale solar power plant currently under construction in the Mojave Desert. BLM's decision to consider cumulative impacts within a single EIS...