EPA Must Weigh High Court Effect On Power Plant GHG Proposal’s Timing

November 18, 2021
EPA must decide whether to propose a rule to limit greenhouse gases from existing power plants during the Supreme Court’s review of its overarching authority under section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act -- with the justices expected to significantly constrain such authority -- or wait to issue a proposal in line with any new limits. Top agency officials are already signaling that EPA may adopt a narrower approach than the Obama EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP), while suggesting a...

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