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After decades, dirty power plant to get clean

...have committed to install $750 million in pollution control equipment by 2016 that will make deeper cuts in sulfur...the U.S. are operating without scrubbers, pollution control equipment to control not only for sulfur dioxide, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-27/after-decades-dirty-power-
PSC staff calls for no electricity rate hike

...average residential customer's monthly bill starting in January. It says the boost is needed to pay for pollution-control equipment, maintenance and expansion.The expert testimony came in the second round of hearings on the request. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-05/psc-staff-calls-electricit
DSM Chemicals agrees to pay $800,000 in emissions case

...has also agreed to undertake three "environmental improvement projects" and invest $1.2 million on new pollution-control equipment, according to a consent order with Georgia's Environmental Protection Division in which DSM admits to no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-05/dsm-chemicals-agrees-pay-8000
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DSM Chemicals to pay $800,000 fine

...has also agreed to undertake three "environmental improvement projects" and invest $1.2 million on new pollution control equipment, according to a consent order with Georgia's Environmental Protection Division-in which DSM admits to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-05/dsm-chemicals-pay-800000-fine
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Diverse coalition fights Georgia Power request

...rates by $1.1 billion, phased in over the next three years. It says the increase is needed to pay for pollution-control equipment and expansion to meet its growing demand.The request also asks the commission to raise the company's target...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-10-22/diverse-coalition-fights-g
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Cleaner cars or cleaner gasoline?

...in the sale of cars with a new generation of pollution-control equipment. The EPA says the cars will cut smog-causing...oil companies say their research shows the pollution-control equipment, while affected by sulfur, still will work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/21/tec_224591.shtml
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Pollution plan may limit types of cars available

...gasoline nationwide by cutting sulfur content by more than 90 percent. Sulfur inhibits the efficiency of vehicle pollution-control equipment. Tighter pollution rules for both motor vehicles and gasoline, which would begin to be phased in in 2004...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/19/tec_253895.shtml
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Georgia Power Co. customer bills stand to go up

...higher than a year before.Georgia Power executives say they need the latest increase to cover the expense of pollution-control equipment, adding power lines and poles, and investing in Smart Grid technology. They structured it over three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-07-01/georgia-power-co-customer-bil
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Emissions, releases drop

...figures," he said. "In earlier years, we saw significant decreases as companies began installing modern pollution control equipment." TRI data accounts for permitted releases - those which regulators have deemed within the limits needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/27/tec_335879.shtml
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General Chemical agrees to pay fines

...seriously. EPD concluded the Nov. 17 spill "was caused by the failure of the company to operate its air pollution control equipment in a manner consistent with good air pollution control practices," according to the order. Although the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/02/met_262762.shtml
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