EPA Biomass GHG Proposal Delayed Until After Election, ACE Arguments

September 3, 2020
EPA’s long-awaited proposal expected to declare biomass as a carbon neutral fuel under Clean Air Act permits will not be issued until after the Nov. 3 election in part to avoid undercutting the agency’s defense of its Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule power plant climate rule, sources say. Oral argument in the ACE case, American Lung Association (ALA), et al. v. EPA, et al ., are scheduled for Oct. 8 before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of...

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