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California: Air

ELR State Update Item

Offsets Under §111 of the Clean Air Act: The Inconvenient Need for Additionality and the Role of Super-Categories

ELR Article

On the assumption that a trading system can constitute a performance standard for GHGs under the CAA, the question arises whether “offsets” should be creditable for compliance. Crediting reduces compliance costs. For environmental...

Natural Resources Defense Council v. South Coast Air Quality Management District

ELR Case

The Ninth Circuit upheld the dismissal of an environmental group's CAA claim challenging an air quality district's method for...