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Federal court finds Colorado coal plant violated MACT standards
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2012

A federal court in Colorado has determined that a coal-fired power plant violated Clean Air Act (CAA) requirements when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) regulatory regime changed as a result of challenges to EPA regulations


Eighth Circuit curtails EPA Clean Water Act expansion
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 29 2013

The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down two "interpretive" U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) letters relating to wastewater


New York hydraulic-fracturing regulations in limbo but permitting could move ahead
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has reportedly filed a notice of continuation with the Department of State requesting a


Three states challenge NRC rule on extended storage of nuclear waste
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2011

Connecticut, New York and Vermont have challenged the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) rule that extended to 60 years the time that power plants may store nuclear waste on site


Generating station reheater replacement not exempted from NSR as RMRR
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

A Louisiana federal court has decided that an electricity generating station’s replacement of two primary reheaters could not reasonably be exempted from New Source Review under the Clean Air Act as routine maintenance, repair or replacement


West Virginia Dep issues emergency temporary rule on shale drilling
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 2 2011

The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP ) has issued an emergency rule (35 CSR 8) that would temporarily require Marcellus shale natural gas drillers to obtain permits and develop plans to protect water quality


USGS report estimates world’s undiscovered oil and gas resources
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2012

The U.S. Department of Interior’s U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released a report estimating the amount of unidentified conventional oil and gas resources worldwide


North Carolina oil company and president charged with TSCA criminal violations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2012

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina has charged a Leland, North Carolina, oil company and its president with the illegal transportation, storage and disposal of used oil contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs


EPA seeks comments on draft voluntary healthy indoor environment protocols
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2010

EPA is seeking comments on draft voluntary Healthy Indoor Environment Protocols for Home Energy Upgrades in conjunction with the availability of Department of Energy (DOE) Workforce Guidelines for Home Energy


EPA says solid waste landfills make good sites for photoelectric generation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

According to a recent U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) report, potentially contaminated properties, landfills and mining sites may make