Oil Refiners, Others To Sue EPA Over Sulfur Dioxide Delay

Law360, Houston (August 8, 2013, 8:09 PM EDT) -- A coalition of petroleum refiners, chemical manufacturers and electric utilities companies notified the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that it intends to file suit over the agency’s failure to designate power plants and other areas within Texas that do not comply with federal sulfur dioxide emission limits.

In a letter to the EPA, the Business Coalition for Clean Air Appeal Group said it plans to launch a federal lawsuit after regulators missed a June 3 deadline for identifying locations in the state that exceed the Clean Air...
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