Sierra Club v. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20174
No(s). 15-1133 (D.C. Cir. Nov 4, 2016)

The D.C. Circuit, in an unpublished opinion, denied an environmental group's petition for review challenging FERC's approval of a proposed liquefied natural gas project in Texas. The group argued that FERC violated NEPA in its consideration of the projects’ indirect and cumulative effects. But as ...