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Regulatory Updates


EPA Releases New Guidance Defining Significant Impact Levels for PSD Projects for Ozone and Secondary Fine Particulates

EPA Releases New Guidance Defining Significant Impact Levels for PSD Projects for Ozone and Secondary Fine Particulates

The EPA has released new guidance on significant impact levels for ozone and fine particles in the PSD Program.

Regulatory Update

Apr 24th, 2018

by David Fox

EPA Revises Regulations for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Equipment

EPA Revises Regulations for Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Equipment

The EPA's has revised its regulations regarding ozone-depleting refrigerant. Learn more about the new rules, which go into effect in 2019.

Regulatory Update

Mar 1st, 2018

by Ruthanne Calabrese

topic Environmental

Regulatory Update

Feb 22nd, 2018

by Steve Persutti

topic Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities

NJDEP Vapor Intrusion Technical Guidance Update

NJDEP Vapor Intrusion Technical Guidance Update

The VIG updates are subtle but certain changes to the VI evaluation process can have a significant impact on the outcome of a Remedial Investigation and the ability of a Licensed Site Remediation Professional to issue a Final Remediation Document for a site.

Regulatory Update

Feb 9th, 2018

by Stephen Taranto, PG, LSRP Rebecca Hollender, PG, LSRP

topic Environmental

Regulatory Update

Jan 30th, 2018

by Dylan Achey Tim Farrar, PE

topics Transmission and Distribution

industries Generation Utilities

NERC Calls for New Approach to Reliability Planning Due to Gas Supply Disruption Risks

NERC Calls for New Approach to Reliability Planning Due to Gas Supply Disruption Risks

A recently published NERC report concludes that as reliance on natural gas to meet electric generation requirements increases, additional planning and operational measures must be considered to mitigate power system reliability risks.

Regulatory Update

Dec 14th, 2017

by Steve Persutti Jeff Wiese

topics Transmission and Distribution

industries Oil and Gas Utilities

NERC Moves Toward Periodic Review Process for Select Mandatory Standards

NERC Moves Toward Periodic  Review Process for Select Mandatory Standards

Most of NERC’s standards development efforts in the next three years will focus on periodic reviews in standards families where there may be new or emerging risks that would generate new standard development projects.

Regulatory Update

Nov 27th, 2017

by Steve Persutti

topics Transmission and Distribution

industries Generation Utilities

NERC Files CIP-013-1 for Supply Chain Risk Management

NERC Files CIP-013-1 for Supply Chain Risk Management

NERC has filed mandatory standard CIP-013-1 for supply chain risk management, requiring controls to mitigate cyber threats and their impact to the reliable operation of the Bulk Electric System.

Regulatory Update

Sep 29th, 2017

by Bill Hawk Alan Yankowski

topic Transmission and Distribution Security

industry Utilities

Regulatory Update

Aug 29th, 2017

by Steve Persutti Tim Farrar, PE ​James Whitaker, PE

topic Transmission and Distribution

industry Utilities