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- EPA REGION 2. Karmel, Philip E. // Air Quality Committee Newsletter;Mar2014, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p14
The article reports that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) will be implementing a new regulation that conforms to the new annual regional cap on carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from electric generation plants on January 1, 2014.
- EPA proposes clean air harmonising Rule. // Modern Power Systems;Nov2005, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p3
The article reports on the proposals by the Environmental Protection Agency for a draft rule to ensure that the New Source Review (NSR) Program is compatible with other current air pollution controls in the U.S. The proposed rule would establish a uniform emissions test for existing power...
- A New Year Trucks In. Yelton, Rick // Concrete Producer;Jan2006, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p126
The article deals with the implications of impending emission legislation for the purchasing of construction trucks in the U.S. in 2006. The provisions of the legislation are discussed. Technology changes that truck manufacturers have to carry out cited. Concerns of fleet managers are also noted.
- Gov. terminates smog bill. // Traffic World;10/11/2004, Vol. 268 Issue 41, p32
Reports on California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's veto of a bill that would have limited diesel emissions at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to 2004 levels. Opposition against the bill from the shipping sector; Schwarzenegger's reasons for vetoing the bill.
- Epa's Revised New Source Review Regulations Take Effect. Mastroyannis-Zaft, David // Ecology Law Quarterly;2003, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p805
Provides an overview of the revisions made by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to the Clean Air Act's New Source Review regulations. Provisions on emissions and pollution control; Modifications made to the regulations; Changes made on how emission resulting from physical or operational...
- Carbon Leakage, Free Allocation and Linking Emissions Trading Schemes. Tiche, Fitsum G.; Weishaar, Stefan E.; Couwenberg, Oscar // Carbon & Climate Law Review;2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p97
A sub-global emissions trading scheme (ETS) risks harming competitiveness and causing carbon leakage. These concerns cast doubt on the efficiency and environmental effectiveness of unilateral climate policies. ETSs implemented thus far include measures to address competitiveness and leakage...
- BABY, WE WERE BORN TO BREATHE. McManus, Reed // Sierra;May/Jun2004, Vol. 89 Issue 3, p75
Reports that New Jersey Governor James McGreevey signed the Clean Cars Act which mandates all cars, sports-utility vehicles, and light-duty trucks to reduce tailpipe emissions by 2009 and requires automakers to produce low-emission vehicles such as gas-electric hybrid cars.
- Cargo Terminator? Gallagher, John // Traffic World;9/6/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 268, p24
Reports on the opposition to a bill in the California legislature that would require ports to limit emissions from ships, locomotives and trucks to 2004 levels starting in January 2006. Concerns on the bill's potential impact on the flow of goods through ports; Major pollution sources in ports. ...
- Mercury protest nixed. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;9/26/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p16
The article informs that in a narrow 51-47 vote, the U.S. Senate on September 13, 2005 rejected a challenge to federal government's new mercury emission rule for coal-fueled power plants. Senators Patrick Leahy, Democrat-Vermont, and Susan Collins, Republican-Maine, sponsored a resolution that...