Sierra Club v. United States Department of Agriculture

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20116
No(s). 12-5095 (D.C. Cir. May 28, 2013)

The D.C. Circuit held that a power company may not appeal a lower court decision that USDA's Rural Utilities Service violated NEPA before granting approvals and financial assistance to the company's expansion of its coal-fired power plant. An environmental group filed suit against the Service for fa...