The Jan. 26 decision reaffirmed that EPA does not have authority to regulate HFCs under Section 612 of the Clean Air Act, since they are non-ozone depleting substances.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) program implements section 612 of the amended Clean Air Act of 1990, which requires EPA to evaluate substitutes for the ozone-depleting substances to reduce overall risk to human health and the environment.
The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Air Resources Board (CARB) has updated the plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Read the latest recommendations in CARB’s October 2017 Climate Change Scoping Plan.
California Air Resources Board Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCP) California has joined a worldwide movement to help stall climate change by limiting global warming to below a 2°C scientifically determined threshold through 2050.
Energy Savings Already Evident in Nation’s Restaurants — NAFEM will ask the new Congress, convening in January to increase appropriations for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) ENERGY STAR program and will encourage EPA to develop ENERGY STAR ratings for additional items of food preparation and service equipment.