Environmental Economics

An Economic Analysis of the Final Effluent Limitations, New Source Performance Standards and Pretreatment Standards for the Steam Electric Power Industry

This report presents the economic analysis of final effluent limitation guidelines, new source performance standards, and pretreatment standards being promulgated by EPA for the steam-electric powerplant point source category. The report describes the costs of the final regulations, assesses the effects of these costs on the electric utility industry, and examins the cost-effectiveness of the regulations.

  • Keywords

    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis
    3. Cost and Economic Impacts Analysis
    2. Cost-Benefit and Cost Effectiveness Analysis - Specific Sectors and Pollutants
    3. Costs and Economic Impact Analysis - Specific Sectors and Pollutants
    3. Costs and Economic Impact Analysis - Economic Impacts
    Environmental Media:
    b. Water
    b. Water - Surface
    Temple, Barker & Sloane, Inc.
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    Empirical Application
    Inventory Record #: EE-0331
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    Temple, Barker & Sloane, Inc.Address: 33 Hayden Avenue
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    Comment: Also included in RERM as Reference #W.82.7 and ID # TS00003AB2
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    Date Linked: 08/25/2017
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