Michael Cooke has prepared a more in-depth analysis of Coalition for Responsible Regulation, Inc. v. EPA, the D.C. Circuit’s June 26 opinion upholding EPA’s greenhouse gas emission regulations.
The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued an opinion this morning upholding EPA’s greenhouse gas regulations. Coalition for Responsible Regulation, Inc. v. United States Environmental Protection Agency, No. 09-1322 (D.C. Cir. June 26, 2012).
EPA moves closer toward GHG regulation with agreement to issue New Source Performance Standards to control GHG emissions from fossil-fuel based power plants and petroleum refineries.