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TVA Urges 6th Circuit To Let Stand Rejection Of CWA Groundwater Case

December 03, 2018
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is calling on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit to deny environmentalists' bid for rehearing of a divided panel’s holding that TVA cannot face Clean Water Act (CWA) liability for groundwater leaks from its coal ash storage, arguing the decision did not break with precedent or create a circuit split. TVA’s Nov. 30 brief opposing a request for rehearing in Tennessee Clean Water Network (TCWN), et al., v. TVA -- which...

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