Colorado Defends Oil, Gas Air Permit Program Against Environmentalists

May 14, 2024
Colorado is again defending its air permitting program for oil and gas production against legal attacks by environmentalists, intervening to support EPA in a suit that seeks to overturn the agency’s approval of a Colorado plan that seeks to “clarify” key regulatory terms, part of a broader dispute over regulation of drilling in the state. In a legal brief filed May 10 with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit in Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) v. EPA,...

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