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Federal Oversight Vs. State Discretion: EPA's Authority to Reject State Permitting Authorities' BACT Determinations Under the CAA's Prevention of Significant Deterioration Program: <i>Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation v. EPA</i>

In Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC) v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Supreme Court narrowly upheld orders issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) pursuant to §§113(a)(5) and 167 of...

Alaska v. EPA

The court holds that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) did not abuse its discretion or act arbitrarily or capriciously in invalidating a state-granted prevention of significant deterioration (PSD) permit and finding that a...

Sur Contra la Contaminacion v. EPA

The court denies a community organization's petition to review a prevention of significant deterioration (PSD) permit the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued to an electric company authorizing it to construct a power plant...