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  • DEP Announces Start of Investigation at Former Erie Coke Property

    Coke Inc. property located at 925 E. For the uninitiated: After Erie Coke shut down in December 2019, DEP successfully sought a court order to freeze $1 million of Erie Coke’s finances for use of removing waste from the site. The EPA expects removal actions at the former Erie Coke property to be completed in October. GASP staff worked diligently with the community group Holding Erie Coke Accountable during the last year

  • Erie Coke Corp. & Officer Indicted for Violating Clean Air Act, Tampering with Emissions Controls

    The now-shuttered Erie Coke Corp. and one of its corporate officers have been indicted by a federal grand The eight-count indictment, returned on Tuesday and unsealed today, named Erie Coke Corp., now permanently According to the indictment, Erie Coke Corp. and Nearhoof tampered with measurements on heating systems “Today’s indictment holds Erie Coke Corporation and its management responsible for covering up and lying GASP supported the community group Hold Erie Coke Accountable in its work to end Erie Coke’s noxious

  • UPDATED: Erie Coke Corp. Shutting Down Operations

    Erie Coke Corp. has shut down operations at its bay-front facility, according to news reports. It was never the intent of HECA, Hold Erie Coke Accountable, to close the Erie Coke plant. community, giving Erie Coke many opportunities to be in compliance. Erie Coke to find new opportunities as soon as possible. Erie Coke closes plant down unexpectedly/Department of Environmental Protection weighs in on Erie Coke

  • GASP Lauds DEP Decision To Conduct Hazardous Cleanup Program Investigation at Erie Coke, Inc.

    EPA’s removal actions at the Erie Coke, Inc. property are to be completed this summer. GASP, which worked closely with community group Hold Erie Coke Accountable to inform the Erie community about air quality issues in general, as well as Erie Coke’s history of environmental violations, lauded “Erie Coke left a huge mess for the public to clean up,” GASP Executive Director Patrick Campbell said “We hope DEP uses its authority to ensure the public doesn’t bear the financial burden for Erie Coke’

  • DEP Issues Three More Notice of Violation Letters to Erie Coke Corp.

    Coke Corp. Visible fugitive air contaminants of greater than 20 percent opacity were observed escaping from the coke-side Then on July 9, DEP inspectors observed fugitive particulate matter emissions visible outside Erie Coke Here are the associated links: DEP Issues New Violation Notices to Erie Coke, GoErie.com DEP Posts 3 More Violations Against Erie Coke, Erie News Now #TitleVoperatingpermit #noticeofviolation #ErieCokeCorp

  • BREAKING: DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Plan Around Erie Coke

    which Erie Coke has appealed and not complied with. “Erie Coke has a long history of violations that DEP continues to address. Coke.” Coke, Erie News Now DEP Has Started Air Quality Sampling at the Erie Coke Plant, YourErie.com State Coke, YourErie.com Pennsylvania DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Near Erie Coke Plant, Erie News Now

  • Erie Council Unanimously Passes Resolution Demanding Erie Coke Corp. Compliance

    “toxic pollution emerging from the Erie Coke Plant.” issues at Erie Coke, located at the foot of East Avenue.The group also applauded Erie City Councilwoman Coke’s plant.” concerns for the on-going violations incurred by Erie Coke Corporation located at 925 East Bay Drive Coke.

  • DEP Asks EHB Judge to Certify Appeal in Erie Coke Supersedeas Case

    Much of DEP’s motion revolved around whether or not continued operations at Erie Coke, which Beckman’ Coke from operating a facility in accordance with the terms of Erie Coke’s expired Title V Permit, and “As Erie Coke has stated throughout these proceedings, it will choose to shut down if supersedeas is At a minimum, denial would incentivize Erie Coke to reconsider its settlement position in this matter “If Erie Coke does not shut down, a decision on this issue will provide probative evidence regarding

  • Residents Show Up in Droves for HECA, GASP Community Update on Erie Coke Corp.

    Nearly 100 community members joined Hold Erie Coke Accountable (HECA) and the Group Against Smog and Pollution (GASP) to learn more about ongoing air quality violations at Erie Coke Works. “Citizens Group Holds Public Meeting About Erie Coke,” from ErieNewsNow.com “Hold Erie Coke Accountable Host Community Meeting Regarding Erie Coke,” from YourErie.com To kick off the evening, HECA shared a video that provided viewers with detailed information about Erie Coke Works, as well as violations

  • Environmental Hearing Board Terminates Two Prior Erie Coke Appeals; Approves Supersedeas Petition

    UPDATE: At the joint request of lawyers for Erie Coke Corp. and the state Department of Environmental Coke’s bayfront facility. “In light of Erie Coke’s decision to permanently cease operations, these appeals are now moot,” Erie Coke attorney Paul K. In the Motion, Erie Coke attorneys contended that three conditions governing coal and coke storage, as

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