Events - Steve Roady
An important international policy struggle is underway, one that is invisible to most citizens. Countries are preparing to mine the ocean floor in the deep sea, hoping to secure minerals that are deemed important to supporting a modern economy.
Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund: How the Supreme Court’s Ruling Affects Regulation Under the Clean Water Act
In this webinar, three current and former Duke Law School faculty members—Michelle Nowlin, Steve Roady, and Shannon Arata—discussed the U.S. Supreme Court's recent opinion in County of Maui v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund, which found that the Clean Water Act prohibits indirect discharges of pollutants that are the "functional equivalent" of direct discharges.
On September 8, former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator and Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions Advisory Board Chair William K. Reilly will moderate a panel discussion with experts from government and Duke University on "Opportunities and Barriers in Ocean Energy." This event is presented by the Duke University Energy Initiative in partnership with the Nicholas School of the Environment and the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions.