U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Physical Presence Requirement for Sales Taxes

2018-06-21T18:19:21+00:00

The United States Supreme Court issued an opinion on June 21, 2018, that overturned two seminal cases in the area of state tax nexus—Quill Corp. v. North Dakota and National Bellas Hess, Inc. v. Department of Rev. of Ill.  These two cases provided the basic tax nexus principle that a state could not require a [...]

U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Physical Presence Requirement for Sales Taxes2018-06-21T18:19:21+00:00

Renewable Energy Law Conference Austin, Texas January 29 and 30

2018-01-08T13:27:23+00:00

"Join leading attorneys and industry experts in wind, solar and storage for two days of the latest developments affecting renewable energy in Texas and nationwide. The Renewable Energy Law Conference blends law, economics, technology, finance, tax and regulatory policy, and is aimed at industry participants, legal and financial advisors, and key legislative and regulatory [...]

Renewable Energy Law Conference Austin, Texas January 29 and 302018-01-08T13:27:23+00:00

He started with 1 Wind Farm in Tennessee. Now he’s running a Billion Dollar Clean Energy Company.

2017-11-01T10:33:12+00:00

" Polsky's approach, by default, was build, sell, reinvest, repeat. 'We eat what we kill,' he says. 'We don't have a parent who cooks for us.' "     https://www.inc.com/magazine/201711/david-whitford/invenergy-windmill-farms.html?cid=hmhero

He started with 1 Wind Farm in Tennessee. Now he’s running a Billion Dollar Clean Energy Company.2017-11-01T10:33:12+00:00

We are pleased to announce Brittany May Dadon has joined our firm.

2017-10-15T12:57:18+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce the addition of Brittany May Dadon to its Commercial Real Estate, Renewable Energy and Texas Tax practice groups Brittany joined Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria, LLP in 2017. Prior to joining the firm, Brittany worked as an attorney in the legal division of [...]

We are pleased to announce Brittany May Dadon has joined our firm.2017-10-15T12:57:18+00:00

Solar Tariff Case Advances as ITC Finds ‘Injury’

2017-09-22T19:02:09+00:00

" The threat of solar tariffs moved one step closer to reality on Friday when U.S. trade commissioners unanimously agreed that imported solar equipment has caused "serious injury" to domestic manufacturers. The vote handed a victory to Suniva and SolarWorld, which filed a rare petition under Section 201 of the 1974 Trade Act, arguing [...]

Solar Tariff Case Advances as ITC Finds ‘Injury’2017-09-22T19:02:09+00:00

Utilities Line Up to Profit From ‘Slowest Trainwreck’ in History

2017-09-19T18:52:34+00:00

"The unrelenting plunge of power prices will benefit companies that can withstand new challenges from upstart wind and solar newcomers, according to two of Europe’s biggest utilities. Only large companies with diverse portfolios and resources will have the weight to compete against renewable projects that sell subsidy-free power to markets, Enel SpA’s Chief Executive [...]

Utilities Line Up to Profit From ‘Slowest Trainwreck’ in History2017-09-19T18:52:34+00:00

Texas House limits tax breaks for wind turbines near military bases

2017-08-03T23:41:21+00:00

"A proposal to restrict property tax exemptions for wind farms near military bases got preliminary approval from Texas House lawmakers on Monday. In a win for budget hawks and a small blow to the wind turbine industry, House members approved Senate Bill 277 76-65." https://www.statesman.com/news/texas-house-limits-tax-breaks-for-wind-turbines-near-military-bases/5IOjpRF5bD5tcUvq4lnWLJ/

Texas House limits tax breaks for wind turbines near military bases2017-08-03T23:41:21+00:00

Associate Attorney Needed – Austin – Energy, Real Estate & Permitting

2017-05-10T19:56:48+00:00

Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria LLP seeks an associate attorney for its Energy, Permitting and Real Estate practice areas. At least one year experience working on Energy or Commercial Real Estate transactions required. Send resumes to kkaiser@sbaustinlaw.com. Firm information - www.sbaustinlaw.com.

Associate Attorney Needed – Austin – Energy, Real Estate & Permitting2017-05-10T19:56:48+00:00

The Rise of Wind Power in Texas

2017-04-17T12:42:39+00:00

"During a visit yesterday to the Harvey mine in Sycamore, Pa., U.S. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt declared that “the war on coal is done.” But if the regulatory battle is over, the fight in coal’s largest domestic market has just begun. Wind generation accounted for nearly 23 percent of power generation for the Electric [...]

The Rise of Wind Power in Texas2017-04-17T12:42:39+00:00

America May Be the World’s Biggest LNG Supplier in Two Decades

2017-03-09T13:49:01+00:00

"By 2035, the U.S. may have surpassed Australia and Qatar to become the world’s biggest supplier of liquefied natural gas, according to the chief executive officers of Canadian energy giant Enbridge Inc. and LNG exporter Tellurian Inc. The U.S. already has about 70 million tons a year of LNG capacity coming online, Meg Gentle, [...]

America May Be the World’s Biggest LNG Supplier in Two Decades2017-03-09T13:49:01+00:00