East Coast States Fault EPA Rationale For Rejecting Interstate Ozone Push

September 11, 2019
East Coast states pressing EPA for tougher regulation of interstate ozone are attacking the agency’s rationale for rejecting two states’ petitions seeking strict ozone limits on upwind states’ power plants, warning the agency in recent legal filings that EPA’s existing air rules will not ensure states can attain federal ozone standards. In briefs filed Sept. 9 with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in State of Maryland, et al. v. EPA, et al. , Maryland,...

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