Green Groups Target US Over $1.2B PPL, PSE&G Power Line

Law360, New York (October 15, 2012, 6:28 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of the Interior and National Park Service on Monday to block the recent approval of PPL Electric Utilities Corp. and Public Service Electric & Gas Co.'s $1.2 billion plan to construct an energy transmission line through three national parks.

The Sierra Club, the National Parks Conservation Association and eight others ask the Washington federal court to block the NPS' approval of the proposed Susquehanna-Roseland transmission line, which will travel from Pennsylvania to New Jersey. The groups contend that the agency's...
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