State critics oppose EPA bid to speed ACE litigation

September 9, 2019
States and cities that are pursuing a court challenge to EPA’s Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule to govern power plant greenhouse gases are opposing the agency’s request for an appellate court to expedite its consideration of the suit, arguing it would block a chance for a “fair” hearing of their claims. The state coalition’s Sept. 9 filing opposes EPA’s Aug. 28 request for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to speed its review of consolidated...

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