EPA Appeals Board Rejects Gas Distributors’ Novel Air Permit Challenge

September 3, 2020
EPA’s Environmental Appeals Board (EAB) has rejected a novel appeal from a Utah gas services company against its agency-imposed air permit, in a potentially precedent-setting dispute testing the boundaries of when an earlier consent decree between EPA and the company might shield some of its equipment from Clean Air Act regulation. In its Sept. 2 opinion , EAB denies review of the Title V air operating permit of the Wonsits Valley Compressor Station, UT, a facility operated by gas infrastructure...

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