urban problems related to energy

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  • Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution; Electrical Protective Equipment

    OSHA last issued rules for the construction of transmission and distribution installations in 1972. Those provisions are now out of date and inconsistent with the more recently promulgated general industry standard covering the operation and maintenance of electric power generation, transmission, and distribution lines and equipment. OSHA is revising the construction standard to make it more...

    ... reasonable estimates of the incident heat energy to which the employee would be exposed, ensure ... with the final rule include costs related to host-contractor communications ($17.8 ... they are directed to the particular problems of an industry'' (59 FR 28596). The adoption of ... \571\ ERG estimated that utilities in dense urban areas use portable protective gaps about 10 ...

  • Fourteenth Amendment. Section 1: Privileges and immunities of citizenchip, due process and equal protection

    ... and substantive due process are closely related. In reality, substantive due process has had ... . With increasing urbanization came a broadening of the philosophy of land-use ... police with difficult investigative problems. Thus, in order to deter such criminal behavior, ... in order to encourage development of energy a rational action, especially when combined with ...

  • Introduction to the Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions

    The Regulatory Flexibility Act requires that agencies publish semiannual regulatory agendas in the Federal Register describing regulatory actions they are developing that may have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities (5 U.S.C. 602). Executive Order 12866 ``Regulatory Planning and Review,'' signed September 30, 1993 (58 FR 51735), and incorporated in Executive...

    ...Department of Education. Department of Energy. Department of Health and Human Services. ...Department of Housing and Urban Development. Department of the Interior. ... foreign affairs functions or regulations related to agency organization, management, or personnel ...Problems with aggregation arise due to differing ...

  • First Amendment: Religion And Free Expression

    .... Financial Assistance to Church-Related Institutions .- The Court's first opportunity to ... create no primary effect or entanglement problems. The payment did not relieve the school of an ... unjustified by the asserted interests in energy consumption and avoidance of subsidization of ... to zone land to prevent deterioration of urban areas, upholding an ordinance providing that ...

  • 2017 and Later Model Year Light-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards

    EPA and NHTSA, on behalf of the Department of Transportation, are issuing final rules to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve fuel economy for light-duty vehicles for model years 2017 and beyond. On May 21, 2010, President Obama issued a Presidential Memorandum requesting that NHTSA and EPA develop through notice and comment rulemaking a coordinated National Program to improve fuel

    ... for model years 2022-2025 under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act, as amended by the ... 5. Other Related EPA Motor Vehicle Regulations. B. Model Year ... the industry will be able to solve those problems in the time remaining. The EPA is not required to ... for driver age and gender, crash location (urban vs. rural), and the state in which the crash ...

  • Federal Awarding Agency Regulatory Implementation of Office of Management and Budget's Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards

    This joint interim final rule implements for all Federal award-making agencies the final guidance Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance) published by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on December 26, 2013. This rule is necessary in order to incorporate into regulation and thus bring into effect the Uniform...

    ...38 CFR Parts 41 and 43. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY. 2 CFR Part 910. 10 CFR Parts 602, 605, and 733. ...DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT. 2 CFR Part 2400. 24 CFR Parts 84 and ..., depreciation, insurance, and other related costs. The portion of such costs that exceeds the ... (1) Problems, delays, or adverse conditions which will ...

  • United States v. Winstar Corp., 518 U.S. 839 (1996)

    ... argument also meets its two related ultra vires contentions: that, under the reserved ... House Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, 101st Cong., 1st Sess., pt. 5, p. 447 ... would raise serious constitutional problems, the Court will construe the statute to avoid ...S. 1 , 26 (1977); see also Energy Reserves Group, Inc. v. Kansas Power & Light Co., ...

  • Verizon Communications Inc. v. FCC, 535 U.S. 467 (2002)

    ...See Benjamin et al. 716. Two sets of related provisions for opening local markets concern us ... densities and lesser volumes of use, urban and business users were charged subsidizing ... and so perpetuate the intractable problems that led to the price-cap innovation. See supra, ...R. 1542 before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Ser. No. 107-24, p. 50 (2001) ...

  • Housing Trust Fund

    The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (HERA) establishes a (HTF) to be administered by HUD. The purpose of the HTF is to provide grants to State governments to increase and preserve the supply of rental housing for extremely low- and very low-income families, including homeless families, and to increase homeownership for extremely low- and very low-income families. This rule establishes...

    ...Part II. Department of Housing and Urban Development. ....741-92.745) that require HTF units to meet Energy Star and Water Sense certifications. Since ... at 24 CFR part 91 to require information related to the HTF to be included in State or local ... low-income renters with housing problems for factor three will be the most currently ...

  • Co2 Emissions Induced by Households Lifestyle in Malaysia

    ... input-output model. The findings showed that urban households in Peninsular Malaysia with expenditure classes of RM1000-RM1999 contributed more CO2 emissions in the 'wholesale and retail trade' sector in 2005. Urban household consumption had a greater impact on CO2 em...

  • Recent literature in cartography and geographic information science.

    ...Greenwood and A. Carr. 2011. Renewable energy atlas of the United States. Argonne, I1. p. 42 . ...Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 35(1): 57. . Goetz, M. and A. Zipf. 2011. ...Wade and G. Luber. 2012. Climate change-related vulnerabilities and local environmental public ... Sustainable Solutions to Ground Movement Problems 229-236. . Fletcher, A.T. and P.D. Erskine. 2012. ...

  • Ability-to-Repay and Qualified Mortgage Standards Under the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z)

    The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is amending Regulation Z, which implements the Truth in Lending Act (TILA). Regulation Z currently prohibits a creditor from making a higher-priced mortgage loan without regard to the consumer's ability to repay the loan. The final rule implements sections 1411 and 1412 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank

    ...; (5) the monthly payment for mortgage-related obligations; (6) current debt obligations, ...Department of Housing and Urban Development, Department of Veterans Affairs, or ..., but both are designed to address problems that had arisen in the mortgage origination ... fees and costs associated with loans for energy efficient improvements. Proposed comment ...

  • Urban energy.

    ... disputes; nuisance claims; enhanced demands on local infrastructure; and equity concerns related to unevenly distributed effects. . This Essay explores these growing themes in energy law, ... of Colorado that already have excess air pollution, for example, exacerbated air quality problems, leading the state to pass new regulations on air emissions from oil and gas operations. (141) And ...

  • Rep. Paul D. Ryan Holds a Hearing On Members' Day

    ... housing -- excuse me, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, commonly referred to as ... to consider another point, again related to our isolated location. . We are able to ... According to a recent report by the Urban Institute approximately 24 percent of all LEP ..., this really will create some real problems down the road in terms of being able to meet ...

  • Of fables and federalism: a re-examination of the historical rationale for federal environmental regulation.

    ... vigorously to those air pollution problems that were understood at the time." (299) In 2005, ... for particulates included one set for sixty urban sites from 1957 to 1970 and twenty rural sites ...A. Trends in Air Pollution Emissions and Energy Consumption . Since the early 1970s, EPA has ... industry to tackle other, non-smoke related, particulate problems. A number of metal ...

  • Changes spark interest in sustainable urban places: but how do we identify and support them?

    ..., and shop in new buildings provided for them, consuming energy on site and en route, and emitting C[O.sub.2] if they travel by ... Smart Communities Program that includes several factors related to climate change mitigation and adaptation. (145) The CSC .... Realizing that these problems are an impediment to sustainable development at the local level, ...

  • State of Florida, et al v. U.S. Department of HHS, et al, (11th Cir. 2011)

    ... congressional findings that identify the problems the Act addresses, and the Act’s legislative ...See, e.g., Watt v. Energy Action Educ. Found., 454 U.S. 151, 160, 102 S. . ... insurers’ underwriting practices and related administrative costs. Id. § 18091(a)(2)(J). ...§ 300hh-31; an HHS study on urban Medicare-dependent hospitals, id. § 1395ww note; ...

  • Recent literature in cartography and geographic information science.

    ...Renewable Energy: An International Journal 36: 388-398. . Botts, ... Clustered Associations in Health Related Geospatial Data. Transactions in GIS 15(3): ...Spaces or Scenes: Map-based Orientation in Urban Environments. Spatial Cognition & Computation 10: ... of Transportation and Public Safety Problems in the Measurement of Urban Quality of Life. ...

  • The constitutionality of social cost.

    ... circumstances, such as high crime in an urban area? Does the Second Amendment have an implicit ... in the home] is worth the potential death-related cost." (71) He finds that "that is a question ... localities to devise solutions to social problems that "suit local needs and values" according to ... rifle which utilizes a portion of the energy of a firing cartridge to extract the fired ...

  • Part II

    ... by Sections 201, 202, and 210 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007, the. ... name, date, and Federal Register citation related to your comments. We are primarily seeking ...Feedstock Availability i Urban Waste ii. Agricultural and Forestry Residues iii ... human activities is one of the leading problems facing our nation's lakes, reservoirs, and ...

  • Rep. Christopher H. Smith Holds a Hearing On the Future of Energy in Africa, Panel 1

    ... economic national security and human development aspects related to the energy sector. To help address the challenge, we all know ... in different African countries and indeed rural versus urban settings. But within that -- with that danger, I'll attempt to ..., I own a business so it's impossible to do without any problems?. So, he's grinning like opossum eating yellow jackets. ...

  • The Center for Strategic and International Studies Holds a Discussion On Iea's Energy Efficiency Market Report 2014

    ...And lastly, one of the major problems that we faced in -- in doing this market part; it's true the ... States, where there's a lot of discussion about rail or urban transport and the like. Countries like Brazil are building ... like to do now is to actually touch briefly on another related washing (ph) that we have, because, as I had mentioned at the ...

  • Application of the Fair Labor Standards Act to Domestic Service

    In 1974, Congress extended the protections of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA or the Act) to ``domestic service'' employees, but it exempted from the Act's minimum wage and overtime provisions domestic service employees who provide ``companionship services'' to elderly people or people with illnesses, injuries, or disabilities who require assistance in caring for themselves, and it exempted...

    ...XIV. Executive Order 13211 (Energy Supply). XV. Executive Order 12630 ... not include the performance of medically related services, and it explains that the determination ...These comments demonstrated problems raised by the proposed list, and the Department ... to capture the difference in costs for urban versus rural home care agencies. 6. Description ...

  • Rep. Dave Reichert and Rep. Chris Van Hollen Hold a 2013 Bcse State of the Industry Briefing On Energy Efficiency Markets: Investment and Policy Trends

    ... So here you will see other fuel related CO2 emissions dropped to 1994 levels in 2012. That's about a 13 ... if we were going to be able to address the very severe problems that come with the way the United States was using energy then ... the state and local levels on air quality regulations, on urban (inaudible) making doubling the energy productivity using energy ...

  • Marginalized monitoring adaptively managing urban stormwater.

    ... work on adaptive management in the Glen Canyon observing problems that arose from the absence of guidance on management goals. ... were enthusiastic about its utility for MS4 management related to identifying and eliminating human sewage from stormwater. ... Management Agencies in the United States' Implications for Energy Development in the Interior West, 29 J. Energy & Nat. Resources ...