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California Energy Comm'n v. Dept. of Energy, No. 07-71576

By FindLaw Staff on October 29, 2009 | Last updated on March 21, 2019

In a petition for review of an order of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) denying petitioner's request for a waiver of preemption under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, the petition is granted where the DOE's stated justifications demonstrated an arbitrary and capricious failure meaningfully to address petitioner's application for a waiver.

Read California Energy Comm'n v. Dept. of Energy, No. 07-71576

Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted November 17, 2008

Filed October 28, 2009


Opinion by Judge Canby


For Petitioner:

Jonathan Blees, Assistant Chief Counsel, California Department of Energy, Sacramento, CA

For Respondent:

H. Thomas Byron, III, Civil Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC

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