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  • Friday, May 22, 2015
    The future of high-volume hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) in New York State appears to be nonexistent or nearly so after the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) issued its final supplemental generic environmental impact statement (SGEIS) on the practice on May 13, 2015.
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  • In a case in which environmental groups sought to force the EPA to push aside the states and take over the setting of water quality standards, a panel from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit ruled that the Agency had no obligation to do so.
  • Thursday, May 21, 2015
    Duke Energy Corporation, the nation’s largest electric utility, and three of its subsidiaries agreed to pay over $100 million in penalties as part of a massive, multipart settlement resulting from the February 2014 spill of liquid coal ash from the company’s Dan River steam station.
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015
    Massachusetts’s two Democratic senators have written to the EPA to request that any final Clean Power Plan issued by the Agency include a temporary moratorium on the use of biomass combustion as a means of complying with the requirements of the plan, which is expected to be made final this summer.
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    On May 12, 2015, the U.S. House voted 261 to 155 to pass a bill that would force the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to withdraw their current proposal to define “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) and embark on a new rulemaking under which the agencies must meet specific consultation requirements.
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156447Energy New York fracking ban imminent 05/22/15
156422Effluent Limitations EPA may refuse to set water standards, court rules 05/22/15
156371Stormwater-General Duke settles with government over Dan River spill 05/21/15
156364GHG Management Senators seek biomass moratorium in GHG rule 05/20/15
156363Wetlands Bipartisan group passes WOTUS alternative 05/19/15
156311Air - General Court says EPA dodged comments in generator rule 05/19/15
156301Energy Arctic drilling possible this summer 05/18/15
156337Spill Prevention (SPCC Plan) EPA: Expectations during SPCC inspections 05/15/15
156305Stormwater-General How to reduce your stormwater utility fees 05/15/15
156214Pesticides Guidance issued for microbial applicants 05/15/15
156212Environment - General EPA wary of Texas permitting bill 05/15/15
156213Hazardous Waste Determination Positive and negative proofs in waste analysis 05/14/15
156211GHG Management Oklahoma's governor blocks SIP for power plant rule 05/13/15
156210GHG Management EPA provides rescission tool for GHG permits 05/12/15
156144Air - General Court vacates Cincinnati’s PM-2.5 attainment 05/11/15