Sierra Club v. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

ELR Citation: 52 ELR 20075
No(s). 20-1427 (D.C. Cir. Jun 28, 2022)

The D.C. Circuit denied environmental groups' petition to review FERC's order approving an extension of a natural gas pipeline into North Carolina. The groups specifically challenged the order's approved return on equity rate and the adequacy of the Commission's EIS, arguing that FERC should not hav...