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TCEQ Commissioner Announces Gulf Coast Centers of Excellence Consortia
Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 - Funded by penalties from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Texas Air Quality Continues to Improve
Dec. 18, 2014 - 2014 Ozone Levels Best Ever in Much of State
Take Care of Texas this Holiday Season
Monday, Dec. 15, 2014
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $477,898
Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 - Includes penalty of $126,560 against MEMC Pasadena, Inc., Harris County
TCEQ Response to EPA's Proposed Action on Regional Haze Plan
Nov. 24, 2014 - Proposal Will Result in Negligible Increase in Visibility
TCEQ approves fines totaling $1,096,664
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 - Includes $112,500--DCP Midstream, LP and $136,500--INEOS USA, LLC for air violations
H-E-B partners with Take Care of Texas program
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 - Proud Partners program spotlights companies committed to environmental quality
TCEQ Takes Over Greenhouse-Gas Permitting from EPA
Oct. 31, 2014 - Will Foster Continued Economic Prosperity in Texas
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $775,800
Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 - Penalty of $400,000 assessed against Shell Chemical LP, Harris County
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $613,476
Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 - Penalties assessed against 107 regulated entities
TCEQ approves fines totaling $718,499
Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 - Penalties assessed against 112 regulated entities
TCEQ Accepting Applications for Drayage Truck Incentive Program
Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 - Visit or call 1-800-919-TERP (8377)
Take Care of Texas this Fall by Managing Your Leaves
Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
TCEQ Schedules Advanced Air Permitting Seminar
Monday, Sept. 15, 2014 - Seminar to be held Oct. 15-16, 2014, Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez
Take Care of Texas produces rainwater collection video
Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 - Learn how to construct a rain barrel and harvest rainwater
TCEQ approves fines totaling $871,568
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 - Penalty of $102,000 against Frio LaSalle
AACOG, TCEQ, Legislators and City Work to Preserve, Improve Air Quality
Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 - Additional Clean Air Projects Being Implemented
Retail Public Utility Rates, CCN, STM Programs Transferred from TCEQ to PUC
Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014-Transfer at Request of 83rd Legislature
The RESTORE Council to Accept Project Submissions for Restoration Projects along the Texas Gulf Coast
Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 - Deadline for submissions for Texas projects is October 20. Visit
TCEQ Approves Fines Totaling $817,787
Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 - Includes $180,360 against Exxon Mobil Corp. of Kleberg County, and $103,703 against Camden Resources, Liberty County

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