The Latest On: Rocky Mountain
Ted Zukoski, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “We think it’s important that there be regulations in place that don’t give away the store.”
Heidi McIntosh, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: "Challenging a national monument is extraordinarily difficult. The Utah Association of Counties and others who challenged the designation of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument found that out."
Michael Freeman, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “This idea that the current administration has been strangling the industry by over-regulating them is just not accurate factually. They’re got plenty of permits to drill if they want to drill.”
Michael Hiatt, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “It’s now up to the states to make greater advancements toward clean energy, Unfortunately, Arizona has numbered the days left for people to participate in a successful solar program. This decision casts serious doubts on the long-term viability of rooftop solar in Arizona.”
Public Health and Environmental Groups Move to Defend Standards to Reduce Waste of Natural Gas on Public Lands
Michael Freeman, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “The mechanism they’re using has really outlived its usefulness.”
Mike Freeman, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice, on the BLM management plan for Colorado's Roan Plateau: “It’s a consensus plan. It just wouldn’t make sense to reopen this.”