Archive for November, 2012

EPA official: Generators could have more than 5 years to become MATS compliant

November 21, 2012

U.S. EPA official Gina McCarthy told state regulators Nov. 13 that despite concerns to the contrary, she has not seen any major problems emerge since the issuance of her agency’s controversial Mercury and Air Toxics Standards, or MATS, that would prevent the nation’s coal-fired power plants from meeting compliance deadlines. Most of the other officials […]

Babcock Power Employee Receives Prestigious ASME 2012 Pioneer Award

November 7, 2012

Anthony Licata, better known as Tony, continues to demonstrate a sound and determined statesmanship in the manner he strives for continuous improvement of technology, the environment, society and ASME. Tony has brought diverse interests together to forge sound air pollution regulations and industry policies as well as establish cooperation between industry groups and ASME. He […]