Category Archives for water

WOTUS in jeopardy?

Via E&E Publishing, WOTUS critics may have gained 60th Senate vote Opponents of the Obama administration’s controversial water rule may have won their 60th vote. A Senate budget resolution amendment from Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) that was seen by many … Continue reading

27. March 2015 by Jason Hayes
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EPA issues final 316(b) Cooling Water Intake Rule

Via Power magazine Final rules governing cooling water intake structures at 544 U.S. power plants by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today furnish facilities with lower cost compliance options than initially proposed to reduce fish impingement. The final rule issued … Continue reading

19. May 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Endangered bird found dead at PV solar facility

US Fish and Wildlife are asking serious questions about the death of an endangered species of bird, the Yuma Clapper Rail, at the Riverside County solar project in California. The bird was found dead on the site of a desert solar facility. … Continue reading

18. July 2013 by Jason Hayes
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ACC Coal Q&A – Coal Mine Permitting Complications

Dont forget to register for the October 31st, 2011 Coal Q&A webcast Coal Mine Permitting & Complications A Webcast Dialogue on Critical Coal Industry Issues Jason Bostic, Vice President West Virginia Coal Association Monday, October 31st ~ 2:30-4:30 pm Eastern … Continue reading

27. October 2011 by Jason Hayes
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Protect My Water

The National Mining Association has paired with the Waters Advocacy Coalition to create ProtectmyWater.org. The site is designed to provide accurate and balanced information on the development of the Clean Waters Restoration Act, which could move the management of many … Continue reading

20. October 2009 by Jason Hayes
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