Delaware Riverkeeper Network v. FERC

ELR Citation: 48 ELR 20119
No(s). 17-5084 (D.C. Cir. Jul 10, 2018)

The D.C. Circuit upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit brought by an environmental group challenging FERC's funding structure. The group argued that the agency's funding structure created structural bias by incentivizing the agency to approve pipelines in order to seek larger appropriations from Congres...