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Cleantech Law Alert: Jordan Collins on Open Atlantic Coast Oil and Gas Drilling, Restricted Alaskan Waters

In our second installment of this quarter's Cleantech Law Alert from CleanEdge, ML Strategies' Jordan Collins wades through numerous recent announcements made by the Obama Administration regarding oil and gas drilling leases off the coasts of the United States. These announcements, which came as part of the Department of the Interior’s Five-Year Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2017-2022, drew significant national attention for offering what would be the first off-shore drilling lease in the Atlantic, as well as for restricting a sizable portion of the Alaskan coastline from any future drilling due to ecological concerns. Click here to read Jordan's full report and analysis.

This article was originally published in the CleanEdge Quarterly Clean-Tech Law Alert.

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