Latest Acid Rain Program Stories
MONROE, Mich., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time this year, Detroit Edison's Monroe Power Plant has achieved a major reduction in emissions.
Scientists are reporting the first evidence that China's sharp focus on reducing widespread damage to soil by acid rain by restricting sulfur dioxide air pollution may have an unexpected consequence: Gains from that pollution control program will be largely offset by increases in nitrogen emissions, which the country's current policy largely overlooks.
MONROE, Mich., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Edison has reached a milestone in a decade-long project to install state-of-the-art emissions control equipment at its Monroe Power Plant.
WASHINGTON, May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Media testified at a Senate roundtable last week to urge Congress to take action on emissions trading, because Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rules may be subject to further legal challenge. A three-pollutant bill for SO2, NOx and mercury incorporating existing SO2 allowances is needed to maintain confidence in the use of cap-and-trade to control emissions under the Clean Air Act, Argus business development manager Caroline Gentry said.
Environmental Integrity Project Finds Downturn Linked to Recession and Mild Weather Last Year, Threatened By New Coal-Fired Plant Plans; Big Jumps Seen in OK, IA, TX, NE, IL and WA. WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Due in part to the recent economic slowdown and milder-than-usual weather, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from U.S.
A report released on Thursday showed that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency enforcement actions during the 2008 budget year resulted in a record $11.8 billion in pollution controls and projects to clean up the environment.
U.S. government, Arizona plant settle pollution case WASHINGTON, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- An Arizona coal-fired power plant owner has agreed to pay a 950,000 U.S.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California and 15 other states on Monday challenged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's plan to set up a "cap-and-trade" system to reduce toxic mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants.
By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a big wi
- To swell, as grain or wood with water.