Posts tagged with: climate change

Trump administration receives second warning on delayed clean air rules

A second judge has told the Trump administration and Interior Department it cannot continue to put off clean air rules for oil and gas production on federal lands, according to an Associated Press article published last week. The department has been ordered reinstate the Obama-era regulation meant to restrict dangerous methane emissions known to cause

Houston mayor requests public EPA hearing on proposed Clean Power Plan repeal in Houston

Mayor Sylvester Turner is calling for the Environmental Protection Agency to hold a public hearing in Houston on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan, the Obama administration’s signature effort to reduce climate-altering pollution. The EPA held its only hearing on the proposed repeal in West Virginia’s coal country last month. Turner said the

Focusing on Solutions at the North American Marine Environment Protection Association Conference

Last Thursday, I attended the North American Marine Environment Protection Association Conference in Deer Park, Texas, where largely industry professionals converged to discuss how industry can approach the regulatory changes they face, from a the 0.5% sulfur cap on fuels that is currently being rolled out to ballast water management to strategies for reducing emissions and dealing with