Archive for Vol. 7 (Fall 2016 - Spring 2017)

The Right to a Healthy and Stable Climate: Fundamental or Unfounded?

The Right to a Healthy and Stable Climate: Fundamental or Unfounded? PDF FOUND HERE   By: Mia Hammersley   ABSTRACT   In a case orchestrated by Our Children’s Trust, Juliana v. U.S., twenty-one plaintiffs ages eight to nineteen filed suit against the federal government. In their complaint, these young plaintiffs alleged that the right to […]

Just and Reasonable Rooftop Solar: A Proposal for Net Metering Reform

Just and Reasonable Rooftop Solar: A Proposal for Net Metering Reform By: Jackson Salovaara PDF Found Here Introduction   Recent technological, economic, and political developments have turned the electric power sector – traditionally a quiet and stable industry modulated by heavy government regulation – upside-down. Plummeting natural gas prices have enabled natural gas combined cycle […]

Having Your Yellow Cake and Eating It Too: The Environmental and Health Impacts of Uranium Mining on The Colorado Plateau

Having Your Yellow Cake and Eating It Too:  The Environmental and Health Impacts of Uranium Mining on The Colorado Plateau William Jenney VIEW PDF Introduction On May 6th, 2011, the Ninth Circuit upheld the Arizona District Court’s ruling in Ctr. for Biological Diversity v. Salazar.[1] The court determined that pursuant to current Environmental Protection Agency […]