Melissa Powers

Lewis & Clark Law School

Assistant Professor of Law

10015 S.W. Terwilliger Blvd.

Portland, OR 97219

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Rethinking Sustainability to Meet the Climate Change Challenge

43 Environmental Law Reporter 10342-10357, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-023, Hofstra Univ. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-05, Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-1, University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 22, Roger Williams Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 153
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 16 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2014
Columbia University - Sabin Center for Climate Change Law, BurlesonInstitute.org, City University of New York - School of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Albany Law School, Albany Law School, University of Colorado Law School, Hofstra University - School of Law, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise, University at Buffalo Law School, Vermont Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, Oklahoma City University - School of Law and Drake University Law School
Downloads 357 (49,967)

Abstract:

sustainability, climate change, adaptation, resiliency

2.

Transmission and Transport of Energy in the Western U.S. and Canada: A Law and Policy Road Map

52 Idaho Law Review 387 (2016), U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-22
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2016
University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Lewis & Clark College, Lewis & Clark College, University of Wyoming College of Law, University of Idaho College of Law - Boise, Lewis & Clark Law School, University of Wyoming College of Law, Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law and Lewis & Clark College
Downloads 72 (153,260)

Abstract:

energy; wind; solar; coal; fracking; hydraulic fracturing; flaring; Bakken; utilities; rooftop solar; Clean Power Plan; Clean Power Rule; renewables

3.

Avoiding Dam Breaching Through Offsite Mitigation: NMFS's 2000 Biological Opinion on Columbia Basin Hydroelectric Operations

Environmental Law, Vol. 32, p. 241, 2002
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Nov 2005
Michael C. Blumm and Melissa Powers
Lewis & Clark Law School and Lewis & Clark Law School
Downloads 45 (308,416)

Abstract:

environmental law, endangered species, hydropower, fisheries

4.

King Corn: Will the Renewable Fuel Standard Eventually End Corn Ethanol's Reign?

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 11, No. 667, 2010
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Melissa Powers
Lewis & Clark Law School
Downloads 22 (330,863)

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5.

The Cost of Coal: Climate Change and the End of Coal as a Source of 'Cheap' Electricity

12 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law 407 (2010)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Aug 2013
Melissa Powers
Lewis & Clark Law School
Downloads 16 (428,215)

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6.

Beyond Zero-Sum Environmentalism

Environmental Law Reporter, Vol. 47, No. 4, 2017
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2017 Last Revised: 16 May 2017
William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, Widener University - Commonwealth Law School, Albany Law School, University of Colorado Law School, University at Buffalo Law School, Lewis & Clark Law School, Oklahoma City University - School of Law, Drake University Law School, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of California, Santa Barbara - Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, Oregon State University, College of Business and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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Abstract:

Zero Sum, Environmental Law, Rhetoric, Trade Offs

7.

The Clean Power Plan: Issues to Watch

Center for Progressive Reform Issue Alert, No. 1506, August 2015, GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2015-50, GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-50, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-43
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 12 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2016
University of San Francisco - School of Law, Emory University School of Law, Syracuse University College of Law, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Houston Law Center, George Washington University - Law School, George Washington University - Law School, University of Minnesota Law School, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Lewis & Clark Law School and University of Cincinnati - College of Law
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Abstract:

Environmental Protection Agency, Clean Power Plan, Clean Air Act, federalism, environmental justice, energy, cap-and-trade, offsets