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So Far, Statewide Energy Efficiency Programs Are Working

In 2004, 26 states created programs to save energy by developing long-term energy efficiency resource standards (EERS).  These long-term targets demand reductions from power providers, encouraging them to help customers learn how to save energy.  The American Council for an … Continue reading

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State & Federal Health Officials Meet to Discuss Collaboration

Last month more than 70 people, representing 23 states, attended an unprecedented event, which brought together state public health officials, staff from OSHA, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics to discuss common … Continue reading

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EPA Manufacturing Compliance

With the new year comes new deadlines, and EES wants to ensure your company is prepared for all upcoming state and federal compliance deadlines.  There are three important deadlines that are quickly approaching for manufacturing industry: Tier II Deadline:  March … Continue reading

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Electric Rate Cap Expiration

Now that the holiday season is upon us, the new year is just around the corner.  With the new year comes many changes, one of which homeowners in large portions of Pennsylvania will surely see when they open their electric … Continue reading

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OSHA Protects BP Oil Spill Workers

When one thinks about the BP oil spill, what comes to mind?  The initial explosion, which killed 11 employees; the ecological affects; the economic affects?  Many Americans sole concern was to get it cleaned up and ensure it never happened … Continue reading

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New EPA Policy Regulates Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have become a focal point in EPA policy in recent years.  The deadline for GHG permitting is fast approaching, which means that states and territories nationwide must change their practices in preparation. As of January 2, … Continue reading

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EES Hospital Air Permit Program

The EES Hospital Air Permit Program focuses on Clean Air Act compliance.  We complete a number of tasks to ensure your facility is achieving, and even surpassing, the Federal, State and Local air standards. Here is an overview of our … Continue reading

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PA Emission Inventory

Each year, the PA Dept. of Environmental Protection Bureau of Air Quality (BAQ) processes approximately 1,200 Annual Emission Statement (AES) reports. The AES contains operating schedules, throughputs, and emission estimates to calculate air emissions from industrial sources. The Annual Emission … Continue reading

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State Specific News – June 2008

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. Pennsylvania: Erosion and Sediment Control General Permit: A general permit … Continue reading

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State Specific News – April 2008

Get bored looking through all those news updates from your state? We’ve done it for you! Below are what we felt were the significant regulatory updates for the past month. New Jersey: New General Air Quality Permit Guide and Permit … Continue reading

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