EDF Cites SCC Court Ruling In Late Push Against EPA Methane Rollbacks

July 27, 2020
Environmentalists are seizing on a recent court ruling that faults the Trump administration’s scaled-back “interim” estimates of the cost of climate damages to bolster their arguments that EPA’s soon-to-be-completed rollback of methane limits on new oil and gas facilities is unlawful. The new claims surface in supplemental comments from Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), part of late-hour advocacy by various groups to the White House Office of Management & Budget (OMB) over two proposed oil and gas deregulatory rules that EPA...


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