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  • Voters overwhelmingly support EPA air pollution rules

    A new, nationwide poll shows that by a wide margin, voters of both political parties and in all regions of the U.S. disagree with Congress’ anti-Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) agenda and support the EPA’s new rules to limit air pollution from coal-fired power plants. Two-thirds of the respondents – 67 percent – oppose Congress delaying implementation of the air ...

  • EPA Finalizes Rules for the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR)

    Eco Power Solutions, a leading provider of advanced emission control technology, said its ...


  • District Court MACT ruling changes the U.S. air pollution market

    Last week a U.S. District Court ruled that EPA would only be granted a one month delay in promulgation of a new rule requiring toxic pollutant removal from industrial boilers and related sources. This development substantially changes the five-year market forecasts for scrubbers, fabric filters and continuous mass monitors. The net effect will be a US$1 billion increase in both the markets for ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • EPA intends tougher downwind air-pollution rule in 23 states

    The Environmental Protection Agency proposed tougher new limits on Tuesday on smokestack emissions from nearly two dozen states that burden downwind areas with air pollution from power plants they can't control. At the same time, the EPA moved to remove two states - South Carolina and Florida - from the "good neighbor" rules, saying they don't contribute significant amounts of smog to other ...


    By Associated Press

  • Frost & Sullivan: U.S. EPA MACT rules buoys air pollution control equipment in the global energy and power industry

    The global air pollution control equipment market in the energy and power industry is expected to grow significantly once the utility and oil and gas industries comply with the increasingly stringent environmental regulations. As the future of existing power plants is uncertain due to new regulations focusing on efficiency and reduction in capital costs, the market is expected to grow only ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Court Revives EPA Rule on Cross-State Pollution

    In a major anti-pollution ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday backed federally imposed limits on smokestack emissions that cross state lines and burden downwind areas with bad air from power plants they can't control. The 6-2 ruling was an important victory for the Obama administration in controlling emissions from power plants in 27 Midwestern and Appalachian states that contribute to soot and ...


    By Associated Press

  • US utilities resist epa pollution rules

    The US Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a three-year schedule for power plants to comply with new pollution rules for utilities. However, company executives argue that the timeline for implementing new rules requiring utilities to reduce emissions of toxic chemicals is too aggressive and could put the reliability of the nation’s electric grid at risk. “If EPA continues on ...

  • Frost & Sullivan: U.S. EPA MACT Rules Buoys Air Pollution Control Equipment in the Global Energy and Power Industry

    The global air pollution control equipment market in the energy and power industry is expected to grow significantly once the utility and oil and gas industries comply with the increasingly stringent environmental regulations. As the future of existing power plants is uncertain due to new regulations focusing on efficiency and reduction in capital costs, the market is expected to grow only ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants

    This is an update by the same author, a Ph.D. chemical engineer, of a BCC Research report of the same name published in March 2009. In the three-plus years since then there has been a lot of talk, political posturing and research, but not much has actually happened, either in new technology or major new business thrusts, in the coal-fired power plant industry regarding its actions to control air ...


  • Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants ...


    By ReportLinker

  • EPA Focuses Local Air Agencies Efforts on Controllable Air Pollution

    EPA is establishing procedures that will help local air agencies identify and evaluate air quality data that may have been affected by an exceptional event such as an unplanned fire or destructive storm.  Identifying exceptional events will protect the public health by allowing local air agencies to focus their efforts on air pollution emissions that can be controlled. This final rule ...

  • Pennsylvania DEP Urges EPA to Again Revise Federal Interstate Air Pollution Rule

    The Department of Environmental Protection is urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to again revise the federal Interstate "Transport Rule," which, as currently written, will stress electricity markets, will cause waste coal-fired electrical generation to be less cost-effective, and will constitute a violation of the states' rights to govern within their borders. The final rule was ...

  • A holiday gift from the EPA: New rules will cut toxic air pollution from American Boilers

    The U.S. Environment Protection Agency finalized the Boiler Maximum Achievable Control Technology (MACT) rule today to protect people from exposure to toxic air pollution from industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers. By encouraging industry to use cleaner-burning ...

  • $3 billion market for air pollution monitoring, sampling and process control

    The world market for stack continuous emissions monitors (CEMs) will be $900 million this year. However, if one takes into account the additional revenues for ambient monitoring systems, intermittent stack sampling and process control using pollutant analyzers, the market is above $3 billion. This is the latest forecast in the McIlvaine Air Pollution Monitoring and Sampling World Markets. Some ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $4.3M

    Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, today announced receipt of air pollution control (APC) orders totaling $4.3 million. The largest of these orders is from a Midwest utility for a nitrogen oxide (NOx) reduction project on a coal-fired boiler. ...


    By Fuel Tech, Inc.

  • Cement industry will spend $3.5 billion for air pollution control in 2010

    With China leading the way, the cement industry will invest more than $3.5 billion for air pollution control systems in 2010.  Nearly 50 percent of this investment will be for fabric filters. These are the latest forecasts from the McIlvaine Company reports: World Fabric Filter and Element Markets, Scrubber/Adsorber/Biofilter World Markets, NOx Control World Markets and Electrostatic Precipitator ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $10.5M

    Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for combustion and emissions control systems for utility and industrial applications, today announced receipt of multiple air pollution control orders totaling $10.5 million. In the U.S., orders were received for three ...


    By Fuel Tech, Inc.

  • Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $4.4M

    Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, today announced receipt of air pollution control (APC) orders totaling $4.4 million. The largest of these orders, placed by a Midwest utility, represent nitrogen oxide (NOx) reduction projects on two coal-fired ...


    By Fuel Tech, Inc.

  • Fuel Tech awarded air pollution control orders totaling $6.4 million

    Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for the optimization of combustion systems and emissions control in utility and industrial applications, today announced the receipt of four air pollution control (APC) contracts in China, along with two APC orders in the US. Fuel Tech was engaged to perform engineering studies for Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction ...


    By Fuel Tech, Inc.

  • Fuel Tech Awarded Air Pollution Control Orders Totaling $3.0M

    Fuel Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK), a world leader in advanced engineering solutions for combustion and emissions control systems for utility and industrial applications, today announced receipt of multiple air pollution control orders totaling $3.0 million. The largest of these orders, placed by a major utility and an existing customer, was an award of two ULTRA™ ...


    By Fuel Tech, Inc.

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