Industry Groups Fight New York’s Suit Seeking EPA Interstate Air Controls

March 11, 2020
Utilities, manufacturers and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce are fighting New York’s legal bid to force direct EPA regulation of hundreds of upwind air pollution sources that hinder downwind states’ attainment of federal air standards, with the opponents saying the effort unlawfully tries to create a regional interstate emissions program. In the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit suit State of New York, et al. v. EPA, et al. , New York, New Jersey and environmental...

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