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“Regulators were supposed to prevent abuse by big corporations, and level the playing field,” Attorney General Josh Shapiro said. “But they didn’t.”
More than a decade after DEP found Cabot caused methane migration in Dimock, the Houston-based company faces criminal charges.
The EPA’s new rule reverses 50 years of practice regarding how states protect water supplies from large infrastructure projects.
The Department of Environmental Protection raised several concerns related to the license transfer of TMI’s damaged Unit 2, including that “there are vast areas in the plant with unknown radiological conditions.”