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Appeals Court Overturns Cross-Border Emissions Regs

A federal appeals court has overturned a regulation clamping down on power plant pollution that contributes to unhealthy air in neighboring states.

08/21/2012

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EPA Getting Tough On Drifting Pollution

The Environmental Protection Agency is clamping down on pollution from power plants in 27 states that contributes to unhealthy air downwind. But the rule’s effect in Connecticut differs from an earlier proposal.

07/07/2011