By Troutman Sanders LLP
On October 1, 2015 the United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) adopted a more stringent air quality standard for ground-level ozone emissions that reduces the national standard from 75 parts per billion...
Greenslade and Patricia
On September 2, 2011, President Obama directed Lisa Jackson, the
Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA"), to
withdraw the agency's proposal to lower the primary...
On July 7, 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ("EPA") issued new rules requiring power plants in 27 eastern, mid-western, and southern states to cut emissions of nitrogen oxide by 54% and sulfur dioxide by 73% from 2005 levels by...
By Dianne Saxe, Ontario Environmental Lawyer
Advisors to US Energy Secretary, Stephen Chu, have recommended major changes to improve regulation and environmental performance of shale gas fracturing (fracking) in the US. Public consultation is continuing...