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New Federal Regulations for Oil Tank Cars are on the Right Track

The U.S. Department of Transportation proposed new safety rules for hauling crude oil by rail after a string of explosive accidents earlier this year that caused enormous impacts to communities that are not even producing crude oil. Among the proposed rules released by the DOT are new speed limits for trains carrying oil, enhanced safety features for new railcars to carry oil and ethanol, and a quick phasing-out of older cars deemed unsafe. Other measures include advanced braking systems for trains, and expanded oil flammability testing before cargoes are shipped.

Attorney Dan Schleck Speaks to Lincoln County South Dakota Board on Wind Energy

Attorney Dan Schleck Speaks to Lincoln County South Dakota Board on Wind Energy and Land Use Issues regarding private land rights, property tax values and environmental issues

Dan Schleck Advises Group on Largest Wind Energy Farm in South Dakota

The Sioux Falls Argus Leader Newspaper interviewed Minneapolis Attorney Dan Schleck about local environmental, land use, private land rights and impacts that may occur as a result of Dakota Power's largest proposed wind energy facility.