U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) News

Federal water proposal no real cause for concern, NEI says

The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) recently released a policy brief that expressed initial concerns with an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposal to redefine "waters of the United States" and how it could increase electricity costs without environmental benefit, but on closer inspection, NEI sees no real cause for concern. Read More »

Wyoming test center to develop uses for coal-fired plant emissions

Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead has announced that a new Integrated Test Center (ITC) will be built to help researchers develop commercially viable uses for carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power plants. The ITC will be built at Basin Electric Power Cooperative’s Dry Fork Station near Gillette, though a date for the start of construction has not been set. Read More »