environmental appeals board

Sierra Club Wins Appeal of Coal Plant Air Permit

Sierra Club Wins Appeal of Coal Plant Air Permit

WASHINGTON, DC, November 13, 2008 (ENS) – In a case with national implications, the Environmental Appeals Board of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ruled today that the EPA had no valid reason for refusing to require that best available control technology be used to limit carbon dioxide emissions from a coal-fired power plant proposed in…

Owner of 'Lowest Price' Gas Stations Fined $3 Million

Owner of 'Lowest Price' Gas Stations Fined $3 Million

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, March 19, 2008 (ENS) – The U.S. EPA’s Environmental Appeals Board has ordered a company that owns gas stations in the mid-Atlantic states to pay a $3.16 million penalty for violations involving 72 underground fuel storage tanks at 23 gas stations. In a ruling announced today, the board upheld the agency’s enforcement action…