Quote-Unquote: The GHG decision and its major questions

July 6, 2022
Supreme Court narrows EPA authorities over GHG controls, raising ‘major questions’ questions. In the majority: ‘not plausible’ Congress gave EPA the power : “Capping carbon dioxide emissions at a level that will force a nationwide transition away from the use of coal to generate electricity may be a sensible ‘solution to the crisis of the day.’ But it is not plausible that Congress gave EPA the authority to adopt on its own such a regulatory scheme in Section 111(d) [of...

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