Federal News & Analysis

  • Post date: November 2011 A clean energy standard (CES) is a policy requiring that a certain portion of electricity generated or sold by an electric
  • Post date: November 2011 What is the regional haze program?The Clean Air Act sets a national goal of reducing pollution that causes lowered visibility in
  • Post date: November 2011 November 2011Download this paper (pdf)Press ReleaseCES ResourcesAn Illustrative Framework for a Federal Clean Energy Standard for
  • Post date: November 2011 What are the cooling water intake structure rules?Many power plants and manufacturing facilities use water from nearby sources,
  • Post date: November 2011 What are the coal ash disposal (coal combustion residuals disposal) rules?The residuals of coal combustion in power plants that
  • Post date: November 2011 What is the Cement MACT?(National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Portland Cement Plants)The Clean Air Act
  • Post date: November 2011 What are New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)?The Clean Air Act requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate
  • Post date: November 2011 What are the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for Ozone?The Clean Air Act requires the Environmental Protection
  • Post date: November 2011 What is the Mercury Rule (National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coal- and Oil- Fueled Electricity
  • Post date: November 2011 What is the Boiler MACT Rule (National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Industrial, Commercial, and