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Category: Air Quality Texas

10/17 1:07 pm

If anyone needed a reminder of the breadth of change coming to the power sector, Vistra Energy Corp. offered a big one last week. …Read Full Article

Source: Air Pollution News

10/17 1:07 pm

Sarnia and its environs are home to 57 polluters. Yet the government has never done a baseline study to see how residents are affected and its reporting system on chemical leaks appears lax. …Read Full Article

Source: Air Pollution News

10/17 8:47 am

Two federal courts (the US Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals) dismissed these suits on the grounds that Congress placed authority for addressing climate change upon the EPA when it enacted the Clean Air Act, and there was no room for the … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

10/16 1:08 pm

A shale gas drilling boom over the last decade has propelled the United States from energy importer to exporter, taking the country a giant leap toward the goal of energy independence declared by presidents for half a century. …Read Full Article

Source: Air Pollution News

10/16 10:47 am

Pruitt said the agency is currently reviewing where EPA has legitimate authority to regulate carbon emissions under section 111 of the Clean Air Act. EPA said the agency … WIND ENERGY AIMS TO OVERTAKE COAL IN TEXAS: Wind energy is expected to overtake … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

10/16 9:07 am

including the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, and Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act and their Texas counterparts. He also has more than a decade of … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

10/16 5:27 am

That policy represented America’s most significant effort to cut its carbon pollution, but had been mired in a legal battle over whether the plan exceeded EPA’s regulatory authority under the Clean Air Act … other states like Texas and West Virginia … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

10/15 1:07 pm

As raging wildfires devour the lives, homes and dreams of Californians in an unprecedented scale, one voice has been conspicuously mute: President Trump. …Read Full Article

Source: Air Pollution News

10/15 1:07 pm

It can be challenging to put the devastation of the Wine Country fires into perspective, but when viewed from such great heights, one’s cognitive distance quickly shrinks. …Read Full Article

Source: Air Pollution News

10/15 10:07 am

From the Washington Post: From her post at the [Texas Public Policy Foundation], Hartnett-White … other greenhouse gases are pollutants that can be regulated under the Clean Air Act. “I take issue with that,” she told The Post last fall. …Read Full Article

Source: BING – Clean Air Act Texas

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