Tracy Hester

University of Houston Law Center

Visiting Assistant Professor, Director of Environment, Energy & Natural Resource Center

4604 Calhoun Road

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

http://www.law.uh.edu/faculty/thester

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

DOWNLOADS

576

SSRN CITATIONS

2

CROSSREF CITATIONS

1

Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

Remaking the World to Save it: Applying U.S. Environmental Laws to Climate Engineering Projects

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Feb 2011
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 264 (165,071)
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climate change, geoengineering, climate engineering, public nuisance, environmental law, clean air act, clean water act, kyoto protocol, copenhagen accord, global warming, disruptive climate change

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A New Front Blowing In: State Law and the Future of Climate Change Public Nuisance Litigation

Stanford Environmental Law Journal, Vol. 31, No. 1, p. 49, 2012
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Sep 2012
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 175 (241,440)

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climate change, nuisance, state law, preemption, displacement

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Restating Environmental Law

Columbia Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 40, 2015, Forthcoming, UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2516075
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Oct 2014
University of Houston Law Center, University of Maryland - Francis King Carey School of Law, University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law, University of Houston Law Center and Nova Southeastern University
Downloads 61 (487,371)

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environmental, law, natural resources, energy, American Law Institute, ALI, Restatement, Project, Principles

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Saved by Silence: Climate Change, Treaty Lacunae, and the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement

--- Vermont L. Rev. --- (2021)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Mar 2022
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 20 (715,148)

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environmental law, climate change law, USMCA, trade law, treaty interpretation, international law

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Transnational Liability in U.S. Courts for Environmental Harms Abroad

64 Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Institute Annual Proceedings 27-1 (2018)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 17 (740,128)

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environmental law, transnational, tort, climate change, enforce, foreign judgments

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Climate Tort Federalism

13 FIU Law Review 79 (2018) (Symposium Issue)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Jul 2021
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 16 (748,837)

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environmental law, torts, federalism, administrative law, climate change

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Abandoned But Not Forgotten, Improperly Plugged and Orphaned Wells May Pose Serious Concerns for Shale Development

8 Mich J. Envtl. & Admin. L. 115 (2018). , U of Houston Law Center No. A-2
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Feb 2019
Bret Wells and Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center and University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 15 (757,878)

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Abandoned Wells, Plugged and Abandoned, Hydraulic Fracturing

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Consent Decrees as Emergent Environmental Law

Missouri Law Review, Vol. 85, No. 3, 2020
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 Jul 2021
Tracy Hester
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 8 (827,267)

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environmental law, consent decrees, remedies, administrative law