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Federal court imposes $3 million fine on ship management company

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 1 2010

A federal judge in Maryland has sentenced a ship management company to pay a $3 million criminal fine and $1 million in organizational community service payments that will fund various marine environmental projects for violations of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships (Act

Joint rulemaking targets GHG and fuel economy standards for cars, light trucks

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2010

EPA and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) have signed a notice of intent to conduct joint rulemaking that would propose stringent federal greenhouse gas (GHG) and fuel economy standards for model years 2017-2025 for cars and light trucks

Federal court upholds FHWA decision on proposed Kansas Highway bypass

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2010

A federal court in Kansas has upheld a Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) decision to locate a seven-mile, four-lane divided freeway along the southern edge of Lawrence, Kansas, to connect the existing K-10 HighwayUS-59 Highway interchange to K-10 Highway

EPA increases ethanol allowance from 10 to 15 percent

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 22 2010

EPA announced October 13, 2010, that it is approving 15 percent ethanol blends (E15) in gasoline for model year 2007 and newer cars and light trucks

Coast Guard proposes revisions to vessel vapor-control regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2010

The U.S. Coast Guard has issued proposed revisions to vapor-control system regulations on ships and barges that transport flammable materials such as oil or benzene, and for systems at onshore oil terminals and other loading facilities. 75 Fed. Reg. 65,151 (102110

Industry challenges EPA’s reciprocating engine emissions rule

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 5 2010

Manufacturers and industry trade associations have reportedly filed petitions for review in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals challenging EPA’s national emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP) for reciprocating internal combustion engines and the rule’s monitoring requirements

EPADOT propose setting GHG emissions standards for heavy-duty trucks and buses

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 5 2010

EPA and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT’s) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have signed a proposed rule that would set fuel economy and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses

Louisiana ship-operating company fined $2.1 million for ocean dumping

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2010

A federal judge in New Orleans has reportedly sentenced the Louisiana-based ship-operating company Offshore Vessels LLC (OSV) to pay a criminal fine of $1.75 million and remit payment of $350,000 to the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation for violations of the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships

EPADOErelease 2011 Fuel Economy Guide

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2010

EPA and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have released the Fuel Economy Guide for model year 2011 cars and trucks

Failure to report barge leak is continuing criminal violation of PWSA, says Sixth Circuit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 21 2011

In a split decision, the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a failure to promptly report a barge leak was a "continuing" criminal violation of the Ports and Waterways Safety Act (PSWA