Critics Of EPA Coal Ash Rule Deadline Outline Claims For Future Lawsuits

February 4, 2020
Environmentalists and Democratic state attorneys general (AGs) are detailing plans to sue EPA over its proposed delay of compliance deadlines for its 2015 coal ash disposal rule -- the latest in a series of revisions to the policy -- by arguing in written comments that the plan is unlawful because it “all but ignores” an adverse court ruling. The comments, filed ahead of a Jan. 31 deadline for public input, argue that EPA’s plan to offer an array of new...

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