Posts tagged with: TCEQ

Texas Citizen Groups Petition EPA Over Coal-Fired Power Plants Exempt from Federal Air Pollution Limits

Public Records Show State Conspired with Industry to Illegally Exempt 35 Units from Federal Particulate Limits During Startup, Shutdown, and Maintenance   Texas community and public interest organizations on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, petitioned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to overturn the state’s decision to exempt large coal-fired power plants from federal limits on particulates and

Obtaining TCEQ Rules

Have you ever wanted or needed to learn more about the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and its rules? Many citizens find themselves becoming experts overnight in various rule regimes because of an issue that has touched them personally, such as a polluting facility opening next door to their home. Although these citizens often eventually seek expert