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  1. US charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

    Online Articles

    Mon, 23 Feb 2015

    nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act . The prosecutors say the nation's largest electricity ..... groups tried three times in 2013 to sue Duke under the Clean Water Act to force the company to clean up its leaky coal ash

  2. Duke Energy charged with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

    Online Articles

    Mon, 23 Feb 2015

    nine misdemeanor counts involving violations of the Clean Water Act . The prosecutors say the nation's largest electricity ..... groups tried three times in 2013 to sue Duke under the Clean Water Act to force the company to clean up its leaky coal ash

  1. Judge rejects BP attempt to lessen fines for Gulf oil spill

    Online Articles

    Fri, 20 Feb 2015

    each barrel of oil spilled. BP wanted Barbier to cap the amount at $3,000 per barrel, the same amount set by the Clean Water Act in 1990 for gross negligence fines. But federal prosecutors argued that those amounts need to be adjusted for inflation

  2. New product gives options to meet 316(b), Clean Water Act

    Online Articles

    Tue, 3 Jun 2014

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently finalized a new product to meet the standards of Section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act . The standard requires that the location, design, construction and capacity of cooling water intake structures

  3. BP urges judges to remove head of oil spill settlement fund

    Online Articles

    Wed, 4 Feb 2015

    with Feinberg. The hearing came a day after the end of a trial in which Justice Department attorneys argued for a Clean Water Act fine against BP at or close to a maximum $13.7 million. BP argues that its response to the spill, its cleanup

  4. Dan River recovering after coal ash spill as fines weighed

    Online Articles

    Mon, 2 Feb 2015

    state environmental regulators agreed to move jointly with federal authorities to issue any fines resulting from Clean Water Act violations. After the Dan River spill, Duke signed agreements with the EPA and North Carolina to pay any costs associated

  5. BP hopes to lessen potential $13.7 billion oil spill penalty

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    Mon, 19 Jan 2015

    including a $14 billion response and cleanup. Its pre-trial briefs say a low-end penalty would accomplish the Clean Water Act 's purposes: deterring environmentally dangerous behavior and encouraging effective responses.

  6. BP could be fined up to $13.7 billion for Macondo spill

    Article

    Fri, 16 Jan 2015

    That sets the stage for Phase 3, slated to begin Jan. 20, in which the court will determine the company’s Clean Water Act (CWA) penalty. Based on the ruling, BP PLC faces a possible fine of up to $13.7 billion under the CWA, taking

  7. Oil and gas: XTO Energy to restore areas affected by natural gas extraction

    Online Articles

    Tue, 23 Dec 2014

    violations of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA), which prohibits the filling ..... resolve an alleged violation of the Clean Water Act related to the discharge of wastewater ..... Corps’ permit requirements and Clean Water Act regulations developed by EPA helps

  8. Coal company reaches $27.5mn settlement over Clean Water Act violations

    Online Articles

    Wed, 5 Mar 2014

    2006 and 2013, Alpha and its subsidiaries had more than 6,200 violations of limits in 336 of its state-issued Clean Water Act permits that resulted in the discharge of excess amounts of pollutants into hundreds of rivers and streams, including