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Wisconsin Elec. Power Co. v. Natural Resources Bd.

Citation: 9 ELR 20801
No. Nos. 76-626 et al., 280 N.W.2d 218/90 Wis. 2d 656, (Wis., 06/29/1979)

The Wisconsin Supreme Court holds that state Department of Natural Resources (DNR) regulations pertaining to thermal standards for lakes and streams are effluent limitations rather than water quality standards and are thus invalid under state law by being inapplicable to the power plants in question because they exceed federal effluent limitatio...

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