Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility v. Hopper

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20119
No(s). 14-5301 (D.C. Cir. Jul 5, 2016)

The D.C. Circuit reversed and remanded a lower court decision that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) complied with NEPA and that FWS complied with the ESA in connection with a wind energy project on Nantucket Sound. Environmental groups had filed suit against a number of agencies alleging...