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Weymouth, Town of v. Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

ELR Case

The First Circuit amended a previous ruling vacating an air permit issued by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MDEP) for a proposed natural gas compressor station that is part of a pipeline connecting the...

Weymouth v. Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

ELR Case

The First Circuit vacated an air permit issued by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MDEP) for a proposed natural gas compressor station that is part of a natural gas pipeline connecting the northeastern U.S. and...

Dominion Transmission, Inc. v. Summers

ELR Case

The D.C. Circuit ordered the Maryland Department of Environment to act on a natural gas company's application to construct a natural gas compressor station in the state. The company applied for and received a certificate of public...

Resisting Environmental Destruction on Indigenous Lands v. United States Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit, in an amended opinion, denied an environmental group's petition challenging EPA's decision to grant two air permits authorizing exploratory drilling operations in the Arctic Ocean by a drillship and its associated...

Hardesty v. Sacramento Metropolitan Air Quality Management District

ELR Case

A California appellate court affirmed a lower court decision dismissing a petition challenging an air district's abatement order directing the owners of an open-pit mining operation to cease operation of the central plant equipment...

United States v. DTE Energy Co.

ELR Case

A district court held that an energy company did not violate the CAA when it failed to obtain a new source review (NSR) permit prior to renovating electric utility steam generating units at its Monroe, Michigan, power plant. The...