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NPDES 316(b): The Final Rule

5/21/2014 - On May 19, 2014, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a Final Rule under Section 316(b) of the Clean Water Act. The 316(b) Rule establishes requirements for regulating cooling water intake structures (CWIS) at existing power generating facilities and large manufacturing and industrial facilities.