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Category: TCEQ

09/20 3:18 pm

“One of our hopes is that TCEQ will look at it and say ‘You know what? We’re not going to pass it as presented. We’re sending back to you,” Duncan said. “At that point in time we are hoping that our o… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/20 11:48 am

“The release has been contained in a TxDOT storm water drainage ditch paralleling Highway 6. The amount of product released is unknown at this time,” TCEQ spokesperson Marty Otero said in an email. “C… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/20 10:09 am

Total Petrochemicals and Refining in Port Arthur was among companies assessed penalties for environmental infractions, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality said Wednesday. TCEQ approved penal… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/19 9:59 pm

Total Petrochemicals and Refining in Port Arthur was among companies assessed penalties for environmental infractions, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality said Wednesday. TCEQ approved penal… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/19 9:59 pm

Melissa Cordell, who works for the TCEQ’s enforcement division, said the agency assessed $752,321 in penalties and $221,357 was deferred and another $204,140 was applied to environmental projects. Rec… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/19 6:28 pm

The “findings will be incorporated into an investigation initiated on July 11,” he said. That’s when the TCEQ last visited the district’s waste water treatment facility after receiving six complaints … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/19 1:08 pm

The TCEQ’s 53-page draft plan for the money calls for sending $73 million to San Antonio, sets aside $31.4 million to build electric vehicle charging stations across the state and includes advanced di… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/18 2:28 pm

TCEQ can charge the city up to $25,000 per day per occurrence until the repairs are complete, officials said. The city’s annual inspection is coming up. “It doesn’t mean our water has issues; it doesn … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/17 6:38 pm

The TCEQ, Texas’ environmental regulator, will serve as a beneficiary for the settlement funds and decide which qualifying projects can receive funding. “We don’t want to hold that money … …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

09/17 5:17 pm

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) plans to give the biggest chunk of the money – more than $73 million – to the San Antonio area, mainly because that city is closer than others to g… …Read Full Article

Source: BING – TCEQ

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