D.C. Circuit restarts litigation over EPA aircraft GHG rule

December 7, 2021
Litigation brought by states and environmentalists against the Trump EPA’s “do-nothing” rule setting first-time greenhouse gas standards for aircraft is restarting, following the agency’s decision not to reconsider the rule and to instead press for stronger measures in international negotiations under United Nations auspices. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has set a Dec. 23 deadline for parties to file motions to govern proceedings in State of California, et al. v. EPA, et al. ,...

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