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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
EPA Files Letter Questioning Hickman's Family Farm Impact On Air Qualityrecently the Environmental Protection Agency filed a letter in June to Hickman'
EPA Files Letter Questioning Hickman's Family Farm Impact On Air Quality
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 6 hours ago
recently the Environmental Protection Agency filed a letter in June to Hickman's checking its compliance with the Clean Air Act (CAA) at the Tonopah and Arlington facilities. In the letter, the EPA asks for information from Hickmans such... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A look at Volkswagen's 1-old emissions scandalwith 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel engines, potentially exposing the company t
A look at Volkswagen's 1-old emissions scandal
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
with 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel engines, potentially exposing the company to billions in fines for violations of the Clean Air Act. March 10: Volkswagen's U.S. chief Michael Horn steps down. March 29: The U.S. Federal Trade Commission sues... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Iowa ranks in top 20 for toxic air releasesresidents about releases within their communities. EPA sets emissions standard
Iowa ranks in top 20 for toxic air releases
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 hours ago
residents about releases within their communities. EPA sets emissions standards on many of the chemicals under the federal Clean Air Act. The state DNR is responsible for enforcing those standards, using its permitting process to ensure the safety... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesat a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 hours ago
at a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1998, its closure blamed in part on the Clean Air Act amendments of 1990. Marvin Bruner, who worked there 31 years, had to retire early and accept a smaller pension.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Glatfelter among nation's worst air polluterssimilar work. 'Significant' violations Glatfelter's plant has been cited for
Glatfelter among nation's worst air polluters
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 hours ago
similar work. 'Significant' violations Glatfelter's plant has been cited for "significant" violations of the federal Clean Air Act in recent years. The company was venting emissions, which included volatile organic compounds, without first... Read more
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The Hill
At Standing Rock, a wake-up call on fossil fuelsfor the 13 time, spawning a nationwide environmental movement. Congress passed
At Standing Rock, a wake-up call on fossil fuels
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
for the 13 time, spawning a nationwide environmental movement. Congress passed bedrock laws like the Clean Water Act, the Clean Air Act, the National Environmental Policy Act and the Endangered Species Act. With federal regulators keeping watch,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesat a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
York Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
at a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1998, its closure blamed in part on the Clean Air Act amendments of 1990. Marvin Bruner, who worked there 31 years, had to retire early and accept a smaller pension.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Glatfelter among nation's worst air polluterssimilar work. 'Significant' violations Glatfelter's plant has been cited for
Glatfelter among nation's worst air polluters
York Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
similar work. 'Significant' violations Glatfelter's plant has been cited for "significant" violations of the federal Clean Air Act in recent years. The company was venting emissions, which included volatile organic compounds, without first... Read more
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DW
EU has learned from Volkswagen scandal, says US emissions chief |US and EU regulations when it comes to emissions standards? Grundler: That’s e
EU has learned from Volkswagen scandal, says US emissions chief |
DW / Posted 16 hours ago
US and EU regulations when it comes to emissions standards? Grundler: That’s easy to answer. It’s the United States Clean Air Act. The Clean Air Act provides the EPA with very broad and centralized authority in one place to assess,... Read more
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USA Today
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitesat a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
USA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
at a Boonville surface mine that supplied a local coal plant and shut down in 1998, its closure blamed in part on the Clean Air Act amendments of 1990. Marvin Bruner, who worked there 31 years, had to retire early and accept a smaller pension.... Read more
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The Hill
The carbon tax is not just political; it's ineffective, too... [that would] encourage every other piece of the economy to green up over ti
The carbon tax is not just political; it's ineffective, too
The Hill / Posted yesterday
... [that would] encourage every other piece of the economy to green up over time." The Post presumably has heard of the Clean Air Act and the federal and state regulations achieving national ambient air quality standards. Compliance is far from... Read more
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The Hill
Both sides optimistic on EPA climate rule caseissue, Lin said, is the degree to which the Clean Power Plan is “transformative
Both sides optimistic on EPA climate rule case
The Hill / Posted yesterday
issue, Lin said, is the degree to which the Clean Power Plan is “transformative” and a significant departure from what the Clean Air Act allows. “You had judges, I think both Democratic and Republican appointees, who were saying that they... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
10 judges hear sides in suit fighting use of Clean Air Actthat the EPA had overstepped the regulatory authority provided it by Congress t
10 judges hear sides in suit fighting use of Clean Air Act
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
that the EPA had overstepped the regulatory authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said, the... Read more
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The Columbian
Natural gas utilities fight clean air lawa nationwide level. They are asking the court to invalidate the rule. “We’re c
Natural gas utilities fight clean air law
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
a nationwide level. They are asking the court to invalidate the rule. “We’re confident in our authority under the state’s Clean Air Act that we can regulate carbon pollution and are continuing our work,” said Camille St. Onge, a spokeswoman for... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan casethat the EPA had overstepped the regulatory authority provided it by Congress t
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
that the EPA had overstepped the regulatory authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said the EPA... Read more
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Newsmax
Obama's Climate Legacy Under Fire as Power Plan Faces TestCommission, lawyers for opponents said. EPA’s Authority The plan, which broad
Obama's Climate Legacy Under Fire as Power Plan Faces Test
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
Commission, lawyers for opponents said. EPA’s Authority The plan, which broadly interprets the EPA’s authority under the Clean Air Act, attempts to decide the best system of emissions reduction and set carbon-cutting targets for each state,... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Company to pay $112K to EPA in emissions settlementa settlement agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency and will pay $1
Company to pay $112K to EPA in emissions settlement
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 days ago
a settlement agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency and will pay $112,000 to settle claims it violated the Clean Air Act. Watts Regulator Co. in Franklin operates two foundry process lines. They are subject to national emission... Read more
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Fortune
Obama Power Plant Rules Face Key Test in Courtfor the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its
Obama Power Plant Rules Face Key Test in Court
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
for the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its regulatory authority under the federal Clean Air Act when the agency issued rules to curb greenhouse emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants. The U.S. Supreme... Read more
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Reuters
Obama power plant rules face key test in courtfor the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its
Obama power plant rules face key test in court
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
for the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its regulatory authority under the federal Clean Air Act when the agency issued rules to curb greenhouse emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants. The U.S. Supreme... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan caseLin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress t
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Lin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said the EPA... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Appeals Court for District of Columbia Circuit hears challenge to administration's 'Clean Power' ruleGeneral Elbert Lin argued EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Cong
Appeals Court for District of Columbia Circuit hears challenge to administration's 'Clean Power' rule
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
General Elbert Lin argued EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said the EPA... Read more
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The Hill
Judges scrutinize Obama climate ruleand opposing the rule. ADVERTISEMENT The judges focused their questions large
Judges scrutinize Obama climate rule
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
and opposing the rule. ADVERTISEMENT The judges focused their questions largely on how the regulation fits under the Clean Air Act, whether the rule is too "transformative" to stand, whether Congress needs to have given the EPA a "clear... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Natural gas utilities move against new state clean air lawgas utilities in Washington state are taking legal action against the state Dep
Natural gas utilities move against new state clean air law
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
gas utilities in Washington state are taking legal action against the state Department of Ecology over its recently-created Clean Air Act. Avista Corp., Cascade Natural Gas Corp., NW Natural and Puget Sound Energy jointly challenged the new rule... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Natural gas utilities move against new state clean air lawa nationwide level. They are asking the court to invalidate the rule. "We're c
Natural gas utilities move against new state clean air law
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
a nationwide level. They are asking the court to invalidate the rule. "We're confident in our authority under the state's Clean Air Act that we can regulate carbon pollution and are continuing our work," said Camille St. Onge, a spokeswoman for... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead of High-Profile Legal Arguments - Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead of High-Profile Legal Arguments by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 This story has been updated with a comment from the group E...oral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately c
Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead of High-Profile Legal Arguments - Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead of High-Profile Legal Arguments by Jim Malewitz The Texas Tribune Sept. 26 2016 This story has been updated with a comment from the group E...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
oral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately center on whether the federal Clean Air Act allows EPA to regulate carbon dioxide in the way it has attempted. Opponents say it doesn’t. “It was not... Read more
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ABC News
92% of World Population Lives With Air Pollution Above WHO Limitcausing this air pollution, which we have done very successfully in the U.S. ov
92% of World Population Lives With Air Pollution Above WHO Limit
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
causing this air pollution, which we have done very successfully in the U.S. over the last 40 years," Kinney said. "The Clean Air Act has been quite successful. It sets goals based on air quality standards and then states have to meet those... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Obama power plant rules face key court testfor the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its
Obama power plant rules face key court test
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
for the District of Columbia Circuit. They argue that the EPA overstepped its regulatory authority under the federal Clean Air Act when the agency issued the rules, which would curb greenhouse emissions mainly from coal-fired power plants.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan caseLin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress t
U.S. appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Lin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said the EPA... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan caseLin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress t
US appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
Lin argued that the EPA had overstepped the authority provided it by Congress to impose emissions standards under the Clean Air Act. By limiting carbon emissions as it does other pollutants such as mercury and sulfur dioxide, Lin said the EPA... Read more
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The Hill
Judges probe legality of Obama’s climate rulejudges focused their questions largely on a handful of questions related to how
Judges probe legality of Obama’s climate rule
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
judges focused their questions largely on a handful of questions related to how the regulation fits under the Clean Air Act: whether the rule is so “transformative” that it cannot be allowed, whether Congress needs to have given the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Appeals Court Hears Challenge To Obama Power-Plant Emissions Rule— if it represents federal overreach — whether the EPA can regulate a pollutant
Appeals Court Hears Challenge To Obama Power-Plant Emissions Rule
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
— if it represents federal overreach — whether the EPA can regulate a pollutant under two different sections of the Clean Air Act and whether the agency changed the plan too much between the draft of the rule and the final... Read more
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The Hill
Clean Power Plan leaves businesses and families stuck with the billthat 10 judges, rather than the usual three, will hear oral arguments. ADVERTI
Clean Power Plan leaves businesses and families stuck with the bill
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
that 10 judges, rather than the usual three, will hear oral arguments. ADVERTISEMENT The EPA argues that the Clean Air Act grants the agency authority to promulgate the rule, that they have adequately considered the costs of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Air pollution is killing a shocking number of Brits every yearin the EU, shows we need urgent action to improve pollution levels. "We can do
Air pollution is killing a shocking number of Brits every year
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
in the EU, shows we need urgent action to improve pollution levels. "We can do this by ensuring parliament brings in a new Clean Air Act, and creating carefully designed clean air zones in air pollution hot spots across the UK." Dr Flavia Bustreo,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
DC appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Clean Power Plan Heads To Court Todayjobs, push electricity costs too high and subvert state power. Today’s oral ar
Clean Power Plan Heads To Court Today
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
jobs, push electricity costs too high and subvert state power. Today’s oral arguments will mostly focus on whether the Clean Air Act allows the EPA to regulate carbon dioxide in the way it has attempted. The U.S. Supreme Court in February... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
DC appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court hears arguments in Clean Power Plan case
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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express
POLLUTION WARNING as bad air quality linked to 16,000 deaths each YEARorganisations who also want action to improve air quality now. "We can do this
POLLUTION WARNING as bad air quality linked to 16,000 deaths each YEAR
express / Posted 2 days ago
organisations who also want action to improve air quality now. "We can do this by ensuring parliament brings in a new Clean Air Act, and creating carefully designed clean air zones in air pollution hot spots across the UK.“ Mark Watts,... Read more
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CTV News
DC appeals court set to hear arguments in Obama clean power casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court set to hear arguments in Obama clean power case
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Ahead of legal bout over Obama's climate change plan, Paxton blasts proposal as costly to Texans | Politicslegal dispute was resolved. The arguments are expected to get into subtle nuanc
Ahead of legal bout over Obama's climate change plan, Paxton blasts proposal as costly to Texans | Politics
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
legal dispute was resolved. The arguments are expected to get into subtle nuance of a fore-runner legislation known as the Clean Air Act. West Virginia is leading the lawsuit against the Obama administration. But Paxton - perhaps given his... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
D.C. Appeals Court Set To Hear Clean Power Plan Casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
D.C. Appeals Court Set To Hear Clean Power Plan Case
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DENR spares 11 firms in massive mining auditaudit’s checklist focused on safety and health, mine environmental management,
DENR spares 11 firms in massive mining audit
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
audit’s checklist focused on safety and health, mine environmental management, social development, mining tenement, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Hazardous Waste and Solid Waste. Next month, the DENR will start the audit of 65 operating... Read more
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USA Today
5 things you need to know Tuesdayindustry opponents argue the federal government doesn’t have the authority to r
5 things you need to know Tuesday
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
industry opponents argue the federal government doesn’t have the authority to regulate a state’s carbon emissions under the Clean Air Act. In this Jan. 20, 2015 file photo, a plume of steam billows from the coal-fired Merrimack Station in Bow, N.H.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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Daily Herald
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan casesuch as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from ne
DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
such as wind and solar by further ratcheting down any emissions allowed from new coal-fired power plants. Under the Clean Air Act, certain challenges to new EPA rules skip the federal district court and go directly to the appeals court. A... Read more
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FOX News
It's Judgment Day For The Epa's Clean Power Plan, Americafatal body blow to the economy. The legal issues facing the appeals court on S
It's Judgment Day For The Epa's Clean Power Plan, America
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
fatal body blow to the economy. The legal issues facing the appeals court on Sept. 27 involve acomplex statute, the Clean Air Act, as well as fundamental issues of federalism and administrative law. At heart, though, EPA’s rule is rooted in... Read more
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The Hill
Obama climate rule heads to courta critical test. A group of conservative states, energy companies and business
Obama climate rule heads to court
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
a critical test. A group of conservative states, energy companies and business interests say the rule is illegal under the Clean Air Act and violates states' rights under the Constitution, among other arguments. "This is an effort that I think is... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Ken Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead Of High-Profile Legal Argumentsoral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately c
Ken Paxton Blasts Clean Power Plan Ahead Of High-Profile Legal Arguments
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
oral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately center on whether the federal Clean Air Act allows EPA to regulate carbon dioxide in the way it has attempted. Opponents say it doesn’t. “It was not... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Paxton blasts clean power plan ahead of high-profile legal argumentsoral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately c
Paxton blasts clean power plan ahead of high-profile legal arguments
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
oral arguments will prove long, and at times complicated, but will ultimately center on whether the federal Clean Air Act allows EPA to regulate carbon dioxide in the way it has attempted. Opponents say it doesn’t. “It was not... Read more
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