Coalition Urges EPA To Renew NEPA Referrals To Address Climate Concerns

June 23, 2022
EPA’s largest labor union along with a coalition of climate and other groups is urging the agency to resume its practice of referring National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) reviews for controversial federal projects to the White House for adjudication in part to address concerns that they may undermine the administration’s’ climate goals. In a June 17 letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan, the coalition asks the agency “to revive the use of its authority to refer environmentally destructive projects to...

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