Issues raised by the public include sloppy permitting, a history of violations, inadequate monitoring, and a biased Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.
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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to amend its regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The EPA has proposed to amend its regulations with regard to compliance information, post-award compliance reviews, and complaint investigations. The EPA asserts that the proposed amendments will improve it’s ability to ensure that recipients
Over the last six years, the amount of oil transported by rail has increased by over 4,000%. And while that number may seem like an exaggeration, it’s anything but. That increase is due to an oil production boom in the Bakken region of North Dakota and the tar sands fields of Alberta, Canada. A recent
Air Alliance Houston joins a delegation from the Moving Forward Network at the 2015 Policy Link Equity Summit in Los Angeles.