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Tuesday, February 9, 2016
In a 5-to-4 opinion in Michigan v. EPA (2015), the U.S. Supreme Court remanded EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS, February 16, 2012, FR), because the Agency acted unreasonably by not taking cost into consideration in the rulemaking.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
When Congress established the total maximum daily load (TMDL) program in Section 303(d) of the Clean Water Act (CAA), it described specific roles for both the states and the EPA.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
In a new report, the White House says that the U.S. land sector removes about 14 percent of total U.S. greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the atmosphere.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
In a recent action that may impact state attainment/nonattainment designations under the 2015 ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS), the EPA has proposed to revise its 2007 Exceptional Events Rule (EER).
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
A characteristic of hydraulically fracturing is that it typically occurs in fields or on pads where there is a high density of wells drilled to maximize oil or gas production. This has given rise to the problem of unintended well communication or, colloquially, frack hits.
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