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

ELR Case

The Fifth Circuit vacated and remanded a lower court decision that imposed penalties against an oil company for alleged CAA permit violations at its industrial complex in Baytown, Texas. Environmental groups filed a CAA citizen suit...

EQT Production Co. v. Department of Environmental Protection

ELR Case

Pennsylvania's highest court held that the $10,000/day civil penalty under the Clean Streams Law does not apply to each day that pollutants leaked from an impoundment remain in the groundwater and then leach into other waters of the...

83 FR 10611

ELR Federal Agency Update

83 FR 8930

ELR Federal Agency Update

81 FR 94274

ELR Federal Agency Update

Sierra Club v. Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co.

ELR Case

The Tenth Circuit dismissed an environmental group's citizen suit against an Oklahoma power company for CAA violations at a power plant. The group claimed the company modified a coal-fired boiler without first obtaining an emission-...

Oregon: Agriculture

ELR State Update Item

S. 1216, Bill Introduced

ELR Congressional Update