Engine Manufacturer's Association v. South Coast Air Quality Management District: Using Market Participation to Achieve Environmental Goals
- Presumptuous Preemption: How "Plain Meaning" Trumped Congressional Intent in Engine Manufacturers Association v. South Coast Air Quality Management District. Gadeberg, Michael // Ecology Law Quarterly;2005, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p453
After discovering that diesel exhaust generated by mobile sources caused 70 percent of the airborne cancer risk in California's South Coast Air Basin, the South Coast Air Quality Management District promulgated a set of rules designed to reduce the output of these toxic emissions. The rules...
- Court backs Calif. agency in fleet diesel case. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;5/23/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p11
This article reports that the South Coast Air Quality Management District in California has won a court victory in its attempt to force public agencies operating vehicle fleets to purchase vehicles that use cleaner-burning fuels. However, an association representing engine manufacturers said the...
- Clean Air Act update. Bassett, Susan // Pollution Engineering;Jan2000, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p19
Focuses on the New Source Review (NSR) and Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) regulations of the 1990 Clean Air Act in the United States (US). US Environmental Protection Agency's plan to reform the NSR and PSD programs; Agency's campaign to identify violators; Need for facility...
- Broadcast provides Clean Air Act update. Harrigan, Kate // Pollution Engineering;Jan1999, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p19
Focuses on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's efforts to implement the Clean Air Act. Television broadcast of a series of round-table discussions; Importance of taking a regional approach to reducing ground-level ozone; Maximum achievable control technology.
- Why The Laws Don't Work. Goldstein, Paul; Ford, Robert // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jun1973, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p31
The article highlights a study of the administration of air quality legislation in two western New York counties. The field-phase of the study was carried out over a nine-month period and consisted of three stages. The study was supported by a grant from the Council on Law-Related Studies in...
- CASE LAW. // Environmental Law Review;2005, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p219
This article presents information on various cases related to the violation of environmental laws in Europe. The Case C-176/03 Commission v Council, European Court of Justice: May 26, 2005, concerns the correct legal basis of criminal environmental law under European Law. In directives and...
- The 'Green Guarantee' in the EC Treaty: Two Recent Cases. // Journal of Environmental Law;2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p65
Discusses two cases concerning "green guarantee" in the European Commission treaty. Facts and background of the cases; Review of related to laws; Bases of the commission's decision.
- Up in the air. // New Hampshire Business Review;10/13/95, Vol. 17 Issue 21, p12
Focuses on the US Environmental Protection Agency's monitoring of New Hampshire's compliance with the Clean Air Act program. Added emissions-reduction flexibility.
- SCAQMD sets date for rule 1113 amendment proposals. // Paint & Coatings Industry;Apr94, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p76
Reports on the South Coast Air Quality Management District's (SCAQMD) amendment proposals to Rule 1113 of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Los Angeles Superior Court's order for the SCAQMD to conduct a study to determine the environmental impact of the lowered volatile organic...