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Penalty assessment criteria, §113(e)

Environment Texas Citizen Lobby, Inc. v. ExxonMobil Corp.

A district court dismissed individuals' CAA citizen suit against an oil company for emission violations at the company's refinery, olefins plant, and chemical plant in Baytown, Texas. It is undisputed the company violated some emission...

Sierra Club v. Khanjee Holding (US) Inc.

The Seventh Circuit upheld a $100,000 penalty assessment against three power plant developers for PSD permit violations at a proposed coal-fired power plant site. The court previously held that the developers' PSD permit expired because...

United States v. Dell'Aquilla

The court remands a district court decision holding a project manager and a construction company liable for violations of the asbestos national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAPs) during the demolition of buildings...

United States v. Hoechst Celanese Corp.

The court holds a company liable for violations of the National Emission Standard for Equipment Leaks of Benzene that occurred after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provided the company with actual notice of its...