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The D.C. Circuit’s “insufficient data” remand this week shows just how fouled up the mother of all offshore windfarm projects has become in the tethers of NEPA. But did Judge Randolph’s opinion play fair with the government’s case?
Just out this week was BOEM’s encyclopedic environmental assessment (EA) of its planned area for exploring the leasing space...June 8, 2016
The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has braved rough seas since its creation in the wake of...March 29, 2016
Our last post explained the Office of Inspector General’s conclusions surrounding Lease Sale 193’s hurry-up supplemental environmental impact statement (SEIS). In that report, OIG found numerous instances where staff specialists at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management...December 21, 2015 580 0
Lease Sale 193 in the Chukchi Sea came to a close earlier this year when Royal Dutch Shell announced it was suspending operations there for the “foreseeable future.” Before that move, though, that Lease had become...December 10, 2015 684 0