EPA Takes Aim At Kan. Power Plant Construction Permit

Law360, New York (November 2, 2011, 7:32 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday accused a Kansas state agency of failing to tell the state high court about the EPA's objections to a construction permit for a proposed Sunflower Electric Power Corp. coal-fired power plant.

In a letter to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks reiterated the federal agency's concerns that the Sunflower permit does not include one-hour emission limits for nitrogen oxides and sulfur dioxide and took issue with the KDHE's statement to the court...
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