EPA Releases Resources to Assist with Travel Efficiency Strategies

EPA’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality recently released two documents to assist with efforts to plan, evaluate, and implement travel efficiency strategies for the purpose of reducing GHG and criteria pollutant emissions.  In Transportation Control Measures: An Information Document for Developing and Implementing Emissions Reduction Programs EPA catalogues Transportation Control Measures (TCMs) that areas […]


Impacts to Louisiana’s Energy Supply from EPA’s New Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

Those who attended our BRCAC meeting this past Wednesday were treated to an outstanding presentation on projected impacts of EPA’s new Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) on Louisiana’s electric utilities by LDEQ’s Paul Miller.  The presentation was enhanced with commentary and examples based on Paul’s long history with Louisiana’s electric utilities. Some of the more […]


Finally! EPA Proposes to Redesignate the Baton Rouge Area to Attainment for Ozone

Three years after the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) documented monitored attainment of the 1997 8-hour ozone standard, EPA is finally proposing to redesignate the Baton Rouge area to attainment for ozone. Along with this proposal, EPA is also proposing to approve as a revision to the Louisiana State Implementation Plan (SIP), a 1997 […]

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Our next BRCAC monthly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, December 6th, from 1:30 to 3:30 at LDEQ C... [read more]

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