Delaware Riverkeeper Network v. Federal Energy Regulatory Comm'n

ELR Citation: 44 ELR 20126
No(s). 13-1015 (D.C. Cir. Jun 6, 2014)

The D.C. Circuit held that FERC violated NEPA when it approved the expansion of a natural gas pipeline in the Northeast. The project will upgrade a portion of a much longer natural gas pipeline known as the 300 Line. An environmental group challenged the approval, arguing that FERC violated NEPA whe...