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EPA Sets Schedule for Potential ELG Rule Revision
EPA Sets Schedule for Potential ELG Rule Revision

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued an official timeline for rulemaking that would potentially revise the Obama administration’s 2015 effluent limitations guidelines and standards (ELGs) for steam electric power…



Upheaval and Innovation in Wastewater Management
Upheaval and Innovation in Wastewater Management

Regulatory uncertainty, changing resources, and an industrywide drive to cut costs and boost flexibility and efficiency are among a growing list of challenges that are prompting new approaches to treat…


The ELG Rule: How Long Can Relief from EPA Last?

Under President Obama, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) introduced a host of rules and compliance requirements targeting power plants and the oil and gas sector. One such rule, the Effluent…


Generators Grapple with ELG Implementation
Generators Grapple with ELG Implementation

Plant wastewater treatment is not what it once was, and changes in the Environmental Protection Agency’s effluent limitations guidelines (ELG) have added a host of new wrinkles. A panel of…