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All News: Deborah Sivas

Man taking a water sample
June 11, 2020 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
An executive order signed by President Trump last week is intended to speed up infrastructure projects by using emergency authorities to avoid... Read More
September 10, 2019 | Stanford Law School
How a rollback of several key environmental regulations, including fuel efficiency/vehicle pollution standards and energy-efficient light bulbs,... Read More
power plant
June 21, 2019
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency replaced the Obama-era Clean Power Plan this week with one that focuses on efficiency improvements at... Read More
ship in New York Harbour
June 28, 2018 | Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions
Stanford experts examine potential unintended implications of move to rescind Obama-era National Ocean Policy.
An oil refinery in Washington state.
April 2, 2018
A closely watched federal trial pitting two cities against major oil companies has taken surprising and unorthodox turns. Stanford researchers... Read More
Oil platform
March 9, 2018
If federal plans move forward, most U.S. coastal waters would be open to offshore oil drilling. Stanford Professors Deborah Sivas and Alexandria... Read More
coal power plant
October 13, 2017
This week the EPA moved to roll back the Obama-era Clean Power Plan. Stanford legal and economic experts discuss this move and what it means for... Read More