Clean Air Act

Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating MpgThe penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.
Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating MPGKorean automakers Hyundai and Kia will pay the U.S. government a $100 million penalty to end a two-year investigation into overstated gas mileage claims on about one-third of their models.
Internal Audit Says EPA Mismanaged Fort Worth Project An internal audit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reveals the agency mismanaged an experiment using new ways to demolish asbestos-ridden buildings.
Court Revives Rule On Cross-State PollutionThe Supreme Court handed the Obama administration an important victory in its effort to reduce power plant pollution in more than two dozen Midwestern and Southern states.
Reddy Ice To Pay Fine For Denver FacilityEnvironmental regulators say Dallas-based Reddy Ice has agreed to pay $61,500 to settle allegations of deficiencies at the ice maker's facility in north Denver.
Outdoor Air Quality: Is America Suffocating Itself?This spring, runny eyes and a stuffed up nose may not be the result of seasonal allergens.
6 Arlington Men Sentenced In Emission-Testing Scheme A federal judge has sentenced six North Texas men for their role in a scheme to overcharge for auto emission tests and submit thousands of fraudulent results to the state.
Lead Texas Power Provider Loses Appeal Of EPA RuleThe largest power generator in Texas has lost its federal appeals court challenge of a new federal clean-air rule.
Texas Wins Latest Round With EPA In Federal CourtA federal appeals court scolded the EPA for rejecting a series of pollution control projects in Texas that regulators said failed to satisfy the Clean Air Act.
EPA Says All Texas Plants Will Get New Air PermitsNearly 140 Texas plants, including some of the nation's largest refineries, have reached a deal with the EPA to receive new permits even though a long-standing battle between the Texas and the federal agency is far from over.
EPA Says DFW Violates Air Quality StandardsThe Environmental Protection Agency says the DFW area has some of the nation's most polluted air.
Texas Loses A Round To The EPAA Washington DC federal court rules against an emergency order stopping the EPA from taking over part of the air pollution permitting program in Texas.