EPA Proposes New Rules For Engine Emissions

Law360, New York (March 5, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed new National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants emitted from stationary diesel engines.

Expected to take effect in 2013, the proposed rules apply to existing stationary reciprocating internal combustion engines that are either located at area sources of hazardous air pollutants, or have a site rating of less than or equal to 500 brake horsepower and are located at major sources of HAP emissions, according to an entry in Thursday's Federal Register.

Although the EPA says it has taken...
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