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Seeking a safe harbor: can ASTM's BEPA help sellers avoid liability?
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • June 13 2011

How do you know if a certain commercial property is energy efficient or inefficient?


Double jeopardy? Citizen suit may proceed despite government enforcement action
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2009

A Clean Water Act citizen suit may proceed against a coal operator notwithstanding government enforcement action addressing the same alleged violations, according to a federal district judge in West Virginia


New Administration, New EPA
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

Since taking office on January 20, 2017, President Trump has signaled a new approach to environmental protection under his administration through


D. C. Circuit vacates RICE MACT and NSPS 100-hour provision for emergency engines participating in emergency demand response programs
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

On May 1, 2015, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued an opinion remanding to EPA the 2013 federal regulatory


Pennsylvania federal court decision opens door for use of “functional interrelatedness” analysis to aggregate emissions for permitting purposes
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

A recent decision by a Pennsylvania federal court has left open the door outside the Sixth Circuit for Clean Air Act citizen suits and permit


EPA issues revised emission factors for flares and other refinery process units
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

On April 20, 2015, EPA issued new and revised emission factors for flares and certain other refinery process units. The final action addressed:


OSM will propose new regulations to address air emissions from surface mines
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2015

The United States Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement (OSM) is moving forward with a rulemaking to address emissions from blasting


EPA declines to create new air pollution control program for coal mines for now.
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2013

By letter dated April 30, 2013, EPA Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe denied a petition filed by the Sierra Club and other groups, seeking to have


EPA re-gains “green light” to regulate permitting procedures
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2014

Two district court orders declaring the federal Environmental Protection Agency acted illegally when it implemented certain permitting procedures for


Before and after Kingston: a coal ash litigation update
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2010

As reported in previous Dinsmore & Shohl Legal Alerts, the December 2008 breach of a coal ash impoundment at the Tennessee Valley Authority's facility in Kingston, Tennessee resulted in the spill of over 5 million cubic yards of coal ash into adjacent waterways and properties