Air Permitting Aggregation Controversy – Pennsylvania is Battleground

On October 6, 2012 the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) published their “Guidance for Performing Single Stationary Source Determinations for the Oil and Gas Industries” which details the…

Proposed Maryland NPDES Industrial Stormwater Permit Requires Treatment of 20% of Impervious Surfaces

The Maryland Department of Environmental Protection (MDE) is proposing to make significant revisions to its General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater Associated With Industrial Activities. These revisions go far beyond…

Liberty Environmental, Inc. Purchases Alternative Environmental Solutions, Inc. (AES) in Lancaster, PA

Lancaster, PA – Liberty Environmental Inc., an environmental consulting and engineering firm headquartered in Reading, PA, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of Alternative Environmental Solutions, Inc….

Pennsylvania Shale Gas Environmental Services Remain Strong

Despite recent shifts in operating resources by many shale gas producers, and an overall reduction in new pad site development in northeastern Pennsylvania over the past year, Liberty’s practice areas…

Liberty Environmental Welcomes Civil & Environmental Engineering Intern in Reading, PA

Kathleen “Kay” Stinley, a Civil & Environmental Engineering student at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. has joined Liberty Environmental Inc. as a Summer 2012 intern. Kay credits the…

EPA Proposes First Carbon Standards for Power Plants

On March 27, 2012 the U.S. EPA proposed the first air emissions standards for “carbon pollution” under the Clean Air Act.  These are the first New Source Performance Standard (NSPS)…