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Judge Stays Looming EPA Deadline To Issue Federal Plan In Landfill Air Rule (Corrected)

November 05, 2019
Correction Appended A federal district court judge has stayed what had been a looming Nov. 6 deadline for EPA to issue a federal plan implementing Obama-era rules for landfills to cut the potent greenhouse gas methane, even though the judge rejected the agency’s request to amend the May order setting that deadline in the first place. Judge Haywood Gilliam of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in a Nov. 5 order stayed his prior judgement...


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