David Hodas

Widener University - Delaware Law School

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

4601 Concord Pike

Wilmington, DE 19803-0406

United States

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Designing a Global Post-Kyoto Climate Change Protocol that Advances Human Development

Georgetown International Environmental Law Review (GIELR), Vol. 20, No. 4, p. 619, 2008, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-67
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 22 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2014
Albert Mumma and David Hodas
University of Nairobi and Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, kyoto protocol, emissions, green house gases, developing countries, global warming, environmental law, development

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International Law and Sustainable Energy: A Portrait of Failure

Environmental Law And Sustainability After Rio (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011), Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-21
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jun 2014
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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Climate Change, Sustainable Energy, Common but Differentiated Responsibilities

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Biodiversity and Climate Change Laws: A Failure to Communicate?

BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION, LAW & LIVELIHOODS: BRIDGING THE NORTH-SOUTH DIVIDE, Cambridge University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2010
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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biodiversity, climate change, environmental law, international law

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Ecosystem Subsidies of Fossil Fuels

Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Vol. 22, No. 2, 2007, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-37
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 25 May 2013
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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fossil fuels, ecosystems, environmental law, energy, global warming, climate change

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Appliance Energy Efficiency Labels and Standards

UNEP HANDBOOK FOR DRAFTING LAW ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND RENEWABLE ENEGY, Richard Ottinger, Adrian J. Bradbrook, eds., 2007
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2013
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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Imagining the Unimaginable: Reducing U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Forty Percent

Virginia Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 26, pp. 271-290, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2013
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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Greenhouse Gas, energy efficiency, Environmental Law, Climate Change, Energy Law, Emissions, mitigation, eneergy policy

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The Laws of Science, Constitutional Law, and the Rule of Law

Widener Law Review, Vol. 22, 2015, Widener University Delaware Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-11
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 25 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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constitutional law, science, rule of law, climate change, health, fundamental due process, race

Law, the Laws of Nature and Ecosystem Energy Services: A Case of Wilful Blindness

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-29
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Jul 2013
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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Ecosystem services, ecosystem energy services, sustainable energy, energy law, energy policy, climate change, fossil fuels, global warming, market failure, environmental externalities, energy subsidies, ecosystem services, ecological economics, complex systems, renewable energy, energy efficiency

Law, the Laws of Nature and Ecosystem Energy Services: A Case of Wilful Blindness

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2013
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 08 Aug 2013
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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ecosystem services, ecosystem energy services, sustainable energy, energy law, energy policy, climate change, fossil fuels, global warming, market failure, environmental externalities, energy subsidies, ecosystem services, ecological economics, complex systems, renewable energy, energy efficiency

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State Initiatives

Global Climate Change and U.S. Law, Ch. 10, p. 303, 2014, Widener Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-05
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2015
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, states, climate policy, energy policy

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Sustainable Development and the Marrakech Accords

THE LAW OF ENERGY FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, Adrian J. Bradbrook, Rosemary Lyster, Richard L. Ottinger, Wang Xi, eds., Cambridge University Press, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2014
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, international law, green house gases, emisssions, sustainability, sustainable development

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State Law Responses to Global Warming: Is It Constitutional to Think Globally and Act Locally?

Pace Environmental Law Review, Vol. 21, pp. 53-81, 2003
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2010
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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Constitutional Law, Environmental Law, Federalism, States, Global Warming, Climate Change

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The Role of Law in Defining Sustainable Development: NEPA Reconsidered

Widener Law Symposium Journal, Vol. 3, 1998
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, environmental impact statements, National Environmental Policy Act, NEPA, environmental assessment, sustainability

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Integrating Vehicles and the Electricity Grid to Store and Use Renewable Energy

Delivering Energy Policy in the EU and US: A Multi-Disciplinary Reader, (Heffron and Little, eds.) (Edinburgh University Press, 2016), Widener University Delaware Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 16-13
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 25 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2016
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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renewable energy, vehicle-to-grid, V2G, electric vehicles, energy generation, energy law, climate change, sustainable energy, electricity

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Private Actions for Public Nuisance: Common Law Citizen Suits for Relief from Environmental Harm

Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 16, 1989
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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public nuisance, environmental law, special injury rule, pollution

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NEPA, Ecosystem Management and Environmental Accounting

Natural Resources, Energy and Environment, Vol. 14, p. 185, 2000
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 14 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, NEPA, National Environmental Policy Act, sustainability

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Appliance Efficiency

UNEP Guide for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Laws (UN Environment Programme, 2016), Widener University Delaware Law School Legal Studies Research Paper Series No. 17-04
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2017
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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appliances, energy efficiency, environmental law, energy law

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Enforcement of Environmental Law in a Triangular Federal System: Can Three Not Be a Crowd When Enforcement Authority is Shared by the United States, the States, and Their Citizens?

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 54, 1995
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, Clean Water Act, water pollution, federalism, constitutional law, Clean Air Act, air pollution

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Standing and Climate Change: Can Anyone Complain About the Weather?

Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law, Vol. 15, 2000
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, standing, Constitutional law

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Deepwater Drilling and Least-Cost Energy Decision Making

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 25, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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energy policy, deepwater drilling, pollution, environmental law

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The Climate Change Convention and Evolving Legal Models of Sustainable Development

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 13, No. 1, 1995
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, international law, sustainable development, sustainability, treaties

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Natural Resource Damages: A Research Guide

Pace Environmental Law (PELR) Review, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1991
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, natural resources, pollution, damages, research

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Environmental Law in a Climate Change Age

Natural Resources and Environment , Vol. 22, Summer 2007
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, greenhouse gas emissions

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US Climate Change Adjudication: The Epic Journey from a Petition for Rulemaking to National Greenhouse Gas Regulation

Courts and the Environment (Edward Elgar, 2018); ISBN 9781788114677
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 07 Mar 2019
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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greenhouse gas emissions, agency regulation, judicial review, motor vehicles, electric utilities, climate change

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Clean Energy Policy in Delaware: A Small Wonder

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 25, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
Collin O'Mara, Philip Cherry and David Hodas
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Government of the State of Delaware and Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, Delaware, clean energy, energy policy

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Changing Course towards an Energy-Efficient Future

ABA Trends, Vol. 39, Nov./Dec 2007
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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climate change, environmental law, energy

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Executive Privilege and Energy Policy

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 19, 2005
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 15 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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energy, environmental law, energy policy, executive privilege

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Imagining the Unimaginable: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 21, Winter 2007
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 16 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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environmental law, climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, economics

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Sustainable Energy Law: Origins and Power

Number of pages: 84 Posted: 07 Nov 2023
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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sustainable energy, energy law, Public Utility Regulatory Reform Act, environmental law, PURPA, energy efficiency, appliance energy efficiency, Congress, legislation, electricity, energy law, legislative process, appliance efficiency standard, appliance efficiency standards, electricity regulation

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The Challenge of High Priced Oil

Natural Resources and Environment, Vol. 20, 2005
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 14 Nov 2012
David Hodas
Widener University - Delaware Law School
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oil prices, energy, environmental law