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D.C. Circuit sets argument in suit testing CSAPR as haze control

September 12, 2017
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has scheduled oral argument for Nov. 16 in a long-delayed case testing whether states can rely on power plants' participation in EPA's Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) as an alternative to source-specific control technology to curb haze-forming pollution. In the consolidated case Utility Air Regulatory Group (UARG), et al. v. EPA , environmentalists are challenging EPA's June 2012 rule finding that utilities taking part in the CSAPR cap-and-trade emissions...

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