Monthly Archives: December 2014

Clinic Releases Report on Access to Information in Offshore Drilling

The Emmett Environmental Law & Policy Clinic released a new report, Offshore Drilling: Coordinating and Improving Access to Information, which recommends mechanisms for facilitating public access to, and intra- and inter-agency sharing of, information from companies engaged in offshore drilling. The Clinic focused specifically on the accessibility of information collected by the Department of the […]

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Clinic Submits Comments on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) Draft Second Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (DSSEIS) for the Chukchi Sea Planning Area

The Emmett Environmental Law & Policy Clinic submitted comments today on the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) Draft Second Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (DSSEIS) for the Chukchi Sea Planning Area. The Clinic’s comments focus on the DSSEIS’s discussion of the risks associated with a very large oil spill and with the potential use of […]

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The Takeaway Interviews Jody Freeman on Climate Change Negotiations

On December 2, 2014, The Takeaway hosted Professor Jody Freeman on its morning show, “Confronting Evidence of Climate Change at Home and Abroad.” With COP 20 now underway in Lima, Peru, Professor Freeman offered her take on the negotiations. “The U.S.-China deal is a game changer. It adds tremendous momentum to these talks in Lima. […]

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