Enviros To Appeal Dismissal Of Duke Energy Suit

Law360, New York (August 4, 2009, 2:49 PM EDT) -- Several environmental groups, including the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Sierra Club, have said they intend to appeal the dismissal of a suit challenging Duke Energy Corp.'s plan to build a coal-fired power plant in North Carolina.

The groups filed a notice of appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, following Judge Lacy Thornburg's dismissal of the Clean Air Act lawsuit in early July.

The suit, originally...
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