Recent News at EES

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EES offers a number of different types of projects and services to our clients.  Recently, we have been working on some interesting things and would like to take the time to inform our readers. We have completed, and are currently working on, pharmaceutical waste management projects within hospital systems.  This process includes a complete audit of all waste streams at …

Leading Scientists Sign Petition to Halt Shale Gas Fracking for Export

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A petition created by the Physicians, Scientists & Engineers for Healthy Energy (PSE) was signed by over 100 leading medical and scientific experts urging the Obama Administration to stop shale gas fracking for export purposes.  The petition is in response to 19 proposed large scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals.  The administration is considering fast tracking the permitting process for …

Permit Decision Guarantee

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Earlier this year, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett issued Executive Order 2012-11.  This order was aimed towards the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and required the implementation of a Permit Decision Guarantee.  The order provided the following steps to achieve the guarantee: Assessing how best to make timely permitting decisions; Providing clear expectations for applicants to improve the quality of applications; …