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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
State public utility commissions (PUCs) are now at full-throttle in grappling with the implications of EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan to regulate carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from existing fossil-fuel power plants.
There is a long-standing tension over where the division is—or should be—between federal and state authority to regulate environmental protection.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Over the past year, as the winds shifted in favor of a Republican majority in the Senate, GOP lawmakers have been promising to use the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to stop major EPA rules.
In a new document, the EPA provides examples of the different types of postconstruction stormwater retention requirements built into municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4) individual and general permits issued by the EPA, states, and municipalities.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
President Obama directed four federal agencies to work together and independently to implement a national strategy to reduce releases of methane to the atmosphere. This article summarizes the principle actions the United States is taking to reduce methane emissions that result from human activities.
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