Advocacy Comments on EPA’s Proposed Tightening of Effluent Limitation Guidelines for Coal-Fired Power Plants
On March 29, 2023, the Environmental Protection Agency published proposed Effluent Limitation Guidelines for the Steam Electric Power Generating Point Source Category. This rule would require significant new wastewater treatment investments for coal-fired power plants that intend to continue operating past 2028.
For more, read the public comment letter and fact sheet, which highlights Advocacy’s concerns and recommendations.
- Comment Letter, Supplemental Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards (PDF, 250 KB)
- Fact Sheet, EPA’s Proposed Tightening of Effluent Limitation Guidelines (PDF, 123 KB)