Environmental & Regulatory Compliance News for September 2009

Environmental & Regulatory Compliance News Archive

EPA Finalizes the Nation’s First Greenhouse Gas Reporting System

On January 1, 2010, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, will, for the first time, require large emitters of heat-trapping emissions to begin collecting greenhouse gas, GHG, data under a new reporting system. This new program will cover approximately 85% of the nation’s GHG emissions and apply to roughly 10,000 facilities.