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7 Key Steps to a Successful Combustion Turbine Upgrade

7 Key Steps to a Successful Combustion Turbine Upgrade

Upgrading to new turbines can have many benefits for aging power plants - provided the project is done right. Here are seven tips to help plan and execute a successful upgrade.

Blog

May 1st, 2018

by Michael Keller

topics Permitting and Licensing

industries Generation Utilities

EPA Revamps Emissions Calculus for New Source Review Process

EPA Revamps Emissions Calculus for New Source Review Process
David Seitz, PE

The EPA is changing the way it quantifies emissions for new projects under the Clean Air Act.

Blog

Mar 21st, 2018

by David Seitz, PE

topic Permitting and Licensing Air

New Approach to Migratory Bird Treaty Act Takes Flight

New Approach to Migratory Bird Treaty Act Takes Flight
Diane Thomas

TRC examines the Department of Interior's recent announcement that it will no longer prosecute incidental impacts to birds under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.

Blog

Jan 16th, 2018

by Diane Thomas

topic Permitting and Licensing Renewable Energy

Significant Changes to the General NPDES MS4 Permit (ILR40)

Significant Changes to the General NPDES MS4 Permit (ILR40)

The new National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit No. ILR40 for discharges from Small Municipal Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) issued by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency become effective on March 1, 2016.

Regulatory Update

Mar 8th, 2016

topic Permitting and Licensing Water/Stormwater

industry Government

Article

Nov 5th, 2015

by Richard Burke, CEP

topic Climate Change Permitting and Licensing

industry Oil and Gas

From Objection to Objectivity—How Integrated Permitting and Public Outreach Strategies Can Keep your Project Moving Forward

From Objection to Objectivity—How Integrated Permitting and Public Outreach Strategies Can Keep your Project Moving Forward
Lauren O'Donnell

Learn more about the drivers and keys to a successful public involvement process​ that will help you keep your project moving forward even in the face of opposition.

Blog

Oct 26th, 2015

by Lauren O'Donnell

topic Midstream Pipelines Permitting and Licensing

industry Oil and Gas

USFWS Decision on Greater Sage-grouse Emphasizes Land Use Planning and Management Going Forward

USFWS Decision on Greater Sage-grouse Emphasizes Land Use Planning and Management Going Forward

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will not list the greater sage-grouse as a federally-threatened or endangered species. However, various Federal agencies and all States have developed and implemented regulatory programs to manage and protect important greater sage-grouse habitats.

Regulatory Update

Oct 15th, 2015

by Scott Kamber

topics Permitting and Licensing

industries Generation Government Industrial Oil and Gas Transportation Utilities

Regulatory Update

Oct 15th, 2015

by Robert Hanley, Ph.D.

topic Water/Stormwater Permitting and Licensing

industry Industrial

SO2 Data Requirements Rule is Final

SO2 Data Requirements Rule is Final

The EPA has published the final Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Data Requirements Rule calling for state and tribal air agencies to provide data that will be used to characterize one hour average SO2 concentrations near large sources of emissions.It differs from the proposed rule in several ways.

Regulatory Update

Sep 9th, 2015

topics Air Permitting and Licensing

industries Industrial Utilities

News & Events

Oct 2 2018

GCPA Fall 2018

Join us at GCPA's 33rd Annual Fall conference on October 2-3. This conference is the fall's largest electric power industry event in the ERCOT/Gulf Coast region. Attendees will learn from many dynamic

Press Release
Aug 28th, 2018

TRC Chosen to Provide Array of Integrated Services on Midship Pipeline Project

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC Companies Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end engineering, consulting and construction management solutions fueled by innovative technology, has been awarded a pair of contracts

Press Release
Jun 26th, 2018

TRC Acquires California Construction Management Firm Vali Cooper & Associates

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC, a leading provider of end-to-end engineering, consulting and construction management solutions fueled by innovative technology, announced today it has acquired Vali Cooper & Assoc

Press Release
May 23rd, 2018

TRC’s Michael Murphy Wins Prestigious Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hydropower Industry

LOWELL, Mass. – TRC, a leader in engineering, consulting and construction-management services, is pleased to announce Michael Murphy has been named the 2018 recipient of the National Hydropower Associ

Press Release
May 10th, 2018

Former Los Angeles Oil Tank Transformed into Massive Surfing Mural

LOS ANGELES – El Segundo residents now have a striking new addition to their skyline – a giant mural of surf-inspired psychedelia thanks to iconic California artist John Van Hamersveld, city officials

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