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Trump’s March 28 Executive Order Rescinds Energy Rules and Guidance and Forces Agency Self-Evaluation

President Trump’s March 28 executive order titled “Presidential Executive Order on Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth” immediately rescinds numerous energy-related rules and guidance issued during President Obama’s term in office. In addition, President Trump’s executive order broadly requires agencies to evaluate their regulations affecting the development or use of domestic energy supplies and to … Continue Reading

Executive Order Issued to Encourage Sustainability Changes Across the Federal Supply Chain

On March 15, 2015, President Obama issued Executive Order 13693 (the “Order”) with the goal of reducing the Federal government’s greenhouse gas (“GHG”) emissions while increasing clean energy consumption. The Order applies to all Federal agencies by definition and details a 3-tiered scope of applicability to encourage parallel changes “across the Federal supply chain.” I … Continue Reading