WPLG and UC Berkeley Law Center for Law, Energy, and the Environment won Imagine H2O’s 2017 California Water Policy Challenge. We will develop and propose the architecture of a modern database for California’s water rights, beginning with a pilot project involving Los Angeles Department of Water
PacifiCorp today filed an application before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to transfer most of the license for the Klamath Hydroelectric Project to the Klamath River Renewal Corporation (KRRC). The KRRC concurrently filed an application to surrender the license for the purpose of dam
Conservation groups appointed Richard Roos-Collins to the Board of Directors of the Klamath River Renewal Corporation. The corporation implements the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement (2016) to undertake nation’s largest dam removal effort. When completed, the project will restore anad
WPLG's Paul Stanton Kibel, along with Jason Holder of the Holder Law Group, served as co-counsel for the Madera County Farm Bureau in its CEQA lawsuit against the County of Madera regarding approval of the Gunner Ranch West development.
Water and Power Law Group is pleased to announce that Paul Stanton Kibel has joined the firm as Water and Natural Resource Counsel.
On November 26, Seneca Nation of Indians and FirstEnergy reached a Settlement Agreement resolving competition for the new license for the Seneca Pumped Storage Project on the Allegheny River in Pennsylvania. The parties filed notice before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which is overs
On September 28, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, California Trout, and other parties (California Department of Fish and Wildlife and Mono Lake Committee) reached a Settlement Agreement to resolve all outstanding issues related to restoration of the creeks tributary to Mono Lake.
We would like to congratulate our Water and Natural Resource Counsel, Paul Stanton Kibel, on receiving tenure at Golden Gate University School of Law, where he is now a full Professor of Law and serves as the Co-Director of the LLM Environmental Law Program.
Water and Power Law Group submitted a filing to FERC on August 10, requesting reconsideration of FERC’s schedule for environmental analysis for the proposed Mountain Valley Pipeline, as well as better integration of the record of information filed by Mountain Valley Pipeline, LLC.