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Suit Over EPA Vehicle 'Finding' Exacerbates Uncertainty In GHG Rule Rollback

March 12, 2019
Ongoing litigation over EPA's determination that it must weaken Obama-era vehicle greenhouse gas rules could complicate the agency's broader plan to roll back the limits, though even an adverse ruling for EPA would not necessarily deal a fatal blow to the agency's rollback, observers say. It remains unclear how courts will manage the legal battle over EPA's April 2018 determination that the current vehicle standards are “not appropriate” under the Clean Air Act -- a legal predicate for the rollback...


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