Clean Air Act

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Name: Clean Air Act
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EPA's Clean Power Plan: Texas's Last Stand or Last Hope?

By Source: North Texas Renewable Energy GroupAugust has been an eventful month here in Texas. And, no, I’m not referring to news about Governor Rick Perry, rather some of his appointees. The Texas Public Utility Commission (PUC), Texas Commission on Environmental ... [Published The Energy Collective - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Weekend link dump for August 31

The Ice Bucket Challenge has been a nice little windfall for the ALS Association, but what they really need – what we as a country really need – is a greater public investment in medical and scientific research. Thanks to the stupid sequester and our ... [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Hunting, fishing licenses on EQC meeting agenda

HELENA — Final decisions on studies of federal land management, Montana’s hunting and fishing licensing system and Virginia City, Nevada City and Reeder’s Alley will top the agenda of the Environmental Quality Council at its meeting on Sept. 10 and 11 ... [Published Billings Gazette - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Arkansas Reduces Air Toxics with EPA Grant (AR)

Arkansas Reduces Air Toxics with EPA GrantRelease Date: 08/29/2014Contact Information: Jennah Durant or Joe Hubbard, R6Press@epa.gov or 214 665-2200DALLAS – (Aug. 29, 2014) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $501,837 to the Arkansas ... [Published Environmental Protection Agency - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Nebraska Supreme Court: Smoking In Cigar Bars, Tobacco Outlets Unconstitutional

The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that an exemption to the Clean Air Act does not line up with Nebraska's constitution.The lawsuit was filed by Big John's Billiards of Omaha against the state of Nebraska.Big John's owner, Bill Prout, sued after Nebraska ... [Published WOWT - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Alternative energy sources are crucial

As you know, the Clean Air Act was passed by the U.S. Congress and signed by the president. (It was originally enacted and then signed by President Richard Nixon in 1970, and amended in 1977 and 1990.) In 2007, the U.S. Supreme Court affirmed the authority, ... [Published LUUUX - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

US Settles With DuPont to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations and Protect Communities and Kanawha River Near West Virginia Facility

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Justice announced today a settlement with E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) at its Belle, W. Va. facility for eight alleged releases of harmful levels of hazardous ... [Published Environmental Protection Agency - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Why It's Already Legal for Obama to Take On Climate Change Without Congress

Section 115 of the Clean Air Act might be all President Obama needs to sidestep Congress and prompt action on climate change. Larry Downing/ReutersNews broke Wednesday that the Obama administration may propose a “politically binding” climate agreement ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

DuPont Pays $1.275M to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations

DuPont will pay $1.275 million as part of a settlement with the federal government for eight alleged releases of harmful levels of hazardous substances at its Belle, W. Va. facility between May 2006 and January 2010.The EPA says several of the releases ... [Published Environmental Leader - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

BRIEF-Dupont to pay $1.275 mln penalty, $2.28 mln for improvements to processes, in resolving Clean Air Act case

Aug 27 (Reuters) - E I du Pont de Nemours and Co :* U.S. says Dupont to pay $1.275 million penalty,resolve clean air actviolations and protect communities and kanawha river nearWest Virginiafacility* U.S. Department of Justice, environmental protection ... [Published Reuters - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Debating the EPA’s Clean Power Plan Proposal — The Big Picture for the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

In his August 18 posting , Bob Sussman accepts a few of the points that Alex Abdun-Nabi and I made in our August 5 critique of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, but still says the totality of our critique is “narrow” and does nothing to call into question the ... [Published Brookings Institution - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. EPA: the Clean Air Act Delivers

Phys.org shares the details of a new report by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency about the air quality benefits of the Clean Air Act for cities around the county.Some of the data contained in the report [pdf], according to the Phys.org article ... [Published Planetizen - Aug 25 2014]

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"In the western U S , we're near the end of the PacificPacific storm tracks, and when these storms that come across the Pacific hit the northwest, they often form what's called a tropopause fold" Langford said
"Deprived of this missing information, the notices of proposed rule-making published on June 18 failed to provide an accurate picture of the reasoning that has led EPA to the proposed rule" the attorneys general wrote
...SIR – You state that "the final decision whether or not Scotland leaves the Union is, rightly, left in the hands of the Scottish people" Who are these Scottish people?

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Wyoming says EPA carbon rules missing informati... [Published Casper Star Tribune - Aug 31 2014]
EPA staff policy assessment recommends reductio... [Published Green Car Congress - Aug 31 2014]
Hunting, fishing licenses on EQC meeting agenda [Published Billings Gazette - Aug 31 2014]
Rick Wilson: W.Va. rages like it's 1984 [Published Charleston Gazette - Aug 31 2014]
Resistance Is, Perhaps, Not Futile [Published Daily Kos - Aug 31 2014]
J Karliner and G Cohen: Preventing climate disa... [Published The Gulf Today - Aug 31 2014]
The toxins left behind [Published Sentinel-Standard.com - Aug 30 2014]
Measures to prevent another Rotherham [Published Telegraph - Aug 30 2014]
EPA staff recommends significantly lower ozone ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 30 2014]
EPA overreach by Obama perilous [Published MySanAntonio - Aug 30 2014]
Arkansas Reduces Air Toxics with EPA Grant (AR) [Published Environmental Protection Agency - Aug 30 2014]
Right to Know Reader: Cancer-Causing Power Plan... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 29 2014]
EPA staff backs new ozone restrictions [Published The Hill - Aug 29 2014]
EPA fines RI polymer company [Published Plastics News - Aug 29 2014]
The Ethanol Industry: An In-Depth Primer [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 29 2014]
U.S. Settles with DuPont to Resolve Clean Air V... [Published Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin - Aug 29 2014]
Henry Waxman’s retirement ends era in L.A. Jewi... [Published Five Towns Jewish Times - Aug 29 2014]
Nebraska Supreme Court: Smoking In Cigar Bars, ... [Published WOWT - Aug 29 2014]
Why Obama’s New International Climate Change Pl... [Published VICE - Aug 29 2014]
EPD holds meeting on Toyo emissions levels [Published Cartersville Daily Tribune News - Aug 29 2014]
Henry Waxman’s retirement ends era in L.A. Jewi... [Published JTA - Aug 29 2014]
Alternative energy sources are crucial [Published LUUUX - Aug 29 2014]
Taking steps to curb climate change would have ... [Published MinnPost - Aug 29 2014]
Comment on CUC directs Guam contractor to stop ... [Published Saipan Tribune - Aug 29 2014]
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Weekend link dump for August 31 [Published Off the Kuff - Aug 31 2014]
The Ice Bucket Challenge has been a nice little windfall for the ALS Association, but what they really need – what we as a country really need – is a greater public investment in medical and scientific research. Thanks to the stupid sequester and our ...
Recharge Wrap-Up: Tesla gets positive analysis ... [Published Autoblog Green - Aug 23 2014]
Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Manufacturing/Plants , Ford , Volkswagen , Tesla Motors , Legislation and Policy , North America , USA Credit Suisse analysts are bullish on Tesla . The group gives the electric car company's stock an "outperform" ...
Conservatives Want to Wipe Out Coal Rules…Over ... [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Aug 22 2014]
This story originally appeared on Grist and is republished here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. If you can't beat 'em, point out their typos. That seems to be the lesson of the D.C. Circuit Court's recent decision in Halbig v. Sebelius, ...
Clean Air Act Has Cut Air Pollution ‘Significan... [Published Think Progress - Aug 22 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock Actions taken by the Environmental Protection Agency under the Clean Air Act have caused U.S. toxic air emissions to drop “significantly” — in some cases by more than half — since the law was amended in 1990, the regulatory agency ...
Could a copy-editing error undermine Obama’s cl... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Aug 22 2014]
If you can’t beat ’em, point out their typos. That seems to be the lesson of the D.C. Circuit Court’s recent decision in Halbig v. Sebelius, which could render millions of Americans ineligible for health insurance subsidies on the basis of some sloppy ...
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