carbon dioxide Archive

  • Crag Law Center BTA Commute Challenge

    Team Crag takes Second in Bike Commute Challenge!

    I know that most of our posts here relate to the work we’re doing in the office, but this one is about how we get to the office.  Every September, the Bicycle Transportation Alliance organizes a bike commute challenge around the state of Oregon, pitting...

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    Appeals Board Rejects Air Permits for Offshore Drilling in the Arctic

      Late last week, the Environmental Appeals Board (EAB or Board) in Washington, DC rejected two air permits issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to Shell Oil for proposed offshore drilling projects in the Arctic.  The Crag Law Center represented local Inupiat organizations in...

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    Crag Files First of Its Kind Lawsuit on Ocean Acidification

    The Crag Law Center today filed the first lawsuit seeking to address ocean acidification caused by carbon dioxide emissions.  Crag filed the case on behalf of its client, the Center for Biological Diversity. Oceans readily absorb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants and other human...

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