EPA Wants Stay of Boiler Emissions Regs Upheld

Law360, New York (August 26, 2011, 4:52 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday urged a Washington federal judge to uphold the agency's stay of long-awaited emissions regulations for industrial boilers as it fights a Sierra Club lawsuit seeking to lift the hold.

The EPA's summary judgment motion is the latest development in a decade-long battle between the agency and the Sierra Club over the standards. The Sierra Club sued the EPA on July 13, claiming it improperly issued the stay in May. The next day, the group requested a summary judgment to...
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