Clean Air Act
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is rejecting a call by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to defy new federal pollution controls on coal-burning power plants, despite the state’s heavy reliance on coal.
The penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.
A coal-fired power plant in Lamar would be put on standby under a proposed settlement with the environmental group WildEarth Guardians, which alleged the plant repeatedly violated the Clean Air Act.
Environmental regulators say Dallas-based Reddy Ice Corp. has agreed to pay $61,500 to settle allegations of deficiencies at the ice maker’s facility in north Denver.
This spring, runny eyes and a stuffed up nose may not be the result of seasonal allergens.
U.S. Rep. Jared Polis has introduced a bill that he says would close a loophole in federal law that exempts oil and gas drilling from certain provisions of the federal Clean Air Act.
An environmental group is asking a federal appeals court to review part of Colorado’s plan for cutting air pollution and haze.
The energy industry asked the Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday to take more time to rethink its proposed rules for limiting air pollution at oil and gas wells.
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has notified Arapahoe County Commissioners that a county crew may have violated state laws and regulations when they dumped gallon after gallon of road striping paint.
Investigators sought out and found the site where it appears hundreds of gallons of road striping paint was dumped by a county public works crew.