Sierra Club de Puerto Rico v. Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20055
No(s). 14-1138 (D.C. Cir. Mar 4, 2016)

The D.C. Circuit dismissed environmental groups' lawsuit seeking to vacate an EPA rule that implements the CAA's new source review (NSR) permitting scheme in nonattainment areas. The groups filed suit after EPA issued an energy company a PSD permit to build a waste incinerator in Arecibo, Puerto Ric...