Environmentalists, EPA seek further stay in coal ash rule case

July 21, 2021
Environmental groups and EPA are asking a federal appeals court to continue to stay litigation challenging a Trump-era coal ash disposal rule that the Biden administration is upholding, with the litigants wanting to assess how EPA implements the rule and whether it grants deadline compliance extensions to utilities. The request -- made in a July 20 joint motion to govern proceedings in Labadie Environmental Organization, et al. v. EPA -- seeks to further delay litigation over the agency’s Part...

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