EPA Fines Suncor for Alleged Chemical Accident Prevention and Reporting Violations

The EPA announced a $300,030 settlement with Suncor’s Commerce City refinery to resolve alleged violations of toxic chemical-related regulations.

Court Opinions: 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion for Oct. 17

The 10th Circuit granted a petition for review, vacated and remanded an EPA decision concerning two refineries owned by Suncor Energy.

10th Circuit Affirms Remanding Suncor Case to State Court

The U.S. Supreme Court remanded the Boulder County lawsuit against Suncor Energy back to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. On Feb. 8, the 10th Circuit affirmed the district court’s order remanding the action to the state court.

Colorado Whistleblowers Ask for EPA Intervention at Commerce City Power Plant

State employee whistleblowers are asking the EPA administrator to reexamine an emissions permit granted to a power plant north of Denver.