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Delaware sues EPA over interstate ozone petition denial

November 08, 2018
Delaware is joining Maryland and environmental groups in suing EPA over the agency's denial of Clean Air Act petitions filed by the two states, which asked for direct federal regulation of power plants in upwind states contributing to elevated ozone levels on the East Coast that hinder the states' attainment of ambient air standards. In a suit filed Nov. 5 with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Delaware contests the agency's Oct. 5 denial of...

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