Excerpts from this story referencing "oil-burning":
"… re flexibility for power plants seeking to add pollution controls. The 150 oil-burning and 1,500 coal-fired power plants in the U.S. will now have an additional …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Clean Air Act":
"… tility regulations.Regulation of power plant emissions was required by the Clean Air Act amendments of 1990 but has languished for years. “I think from day one e …"
"… nd several of them have timelines more stringent than those imposed by the Clean Air Act.”If nothing else, environmentalists and coal executives can agree that t …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Obama":
"… these vital standards," which resulted in 900,000 comments. President Obama strongly defended his record on air pollution earlier this year. “I reje …"
"… he cheapest labor and the worst pollution standards.”But the same month, Obama surprised environmentalists when he asked the EPA to withdraw its proposed …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Philadelphia":
"… ld leave many communities vulnerable to airborne chemicals, among them the Philadelphia suburb of Chester, Pa., which has more than a dozen polluters within or ne …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Mercury":
"… e hazardous substance releases that the EPA noted were on the rise in 2007:Mercury up 38 percent, mostly from mining industry facilities.PCBs up 40 percent. …"