DLA Piper partner Paul Hemmersbaugh
and associates Paul Wierenga
and Doug Lavey
discuss various US and California laws and regulatory actions and proposals aimed at electrifying and decarbonizing the transportation sector, some potential implications, and pending and anticipated legal challenges in an article originally published by the US Energy Law Report
. The article summarizes the current landscape of major government regulations, incentives, and funding “driving” vehicle electrification in the US, and attendant uncertainty due to evolving regulatory standards, US content and production requirements, and fundamental legal challenges.