19 May '13, 11am

Court Orders EPA to Move Forward on Power Plant Water Pollution Rule | Earthjustice via @Earthjustice

Court Orders EPA to Move Forward on Power Plant Water Pollution Rule | Earthjustice via @Earthjustice

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circut issued a decision today that ensures the Environmental Protection Agency will have to meet a court-ordered deadline to issue regulations that finally clean up power plant water pollution. Last Friday , the EPA proposed a series of regulatory options for this pollution, and today’s decision rejects utility industry efforts to derail the schedule for finalizing a rule in May, 2014. Lake Michigan dunes, with power plant in background. Power plant water discharges are filled with harmful pollution such as mercury, arsenic, lead, and selenium (NPS) In 2010, environmental groups sued the EPA for failing to regulate power plant water pollution. As part of that lawsuit, the groups agreed with EPA in a consent decree to a timeline for establishing new federal regulations for these water discharges. The Utility Water Act ...

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