NRECA Seeks To Replace UARG In Air Rule Lawsuit, Drawing Opposition

July 10, 2019
The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) is asking an appeals court to allow it to replace the now-defunct Utility Air Regulatory Group (UARG) in litigation over EPA’s Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR), drawing opposition from Democratic-led states involved in the case. NRECA says the issue in the suit -- whether CSAPR compliance by 20 upwind states also addresses petitions by downwind states that EPA require them to reduce ozone-forming emissions -- is of crucial importance to its members, and...

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