Sierra Club, EPA In Appellate Clash Over Regulations

Law360, New York (July 10, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The Sierra Club is challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency before an appellate court, arguing that environmental regulations that resolved a previous Sierra Club lawsuit don't do enough to protect the health of residents who live near a power plant in northwestern New Mexico.

At issue is the “Source Specific Federal Implementation Plan for Four Corners Power Plant; Navajo Nation” issued by the EPA for the Four Corners Power Plant—near Farmington, New Mexico—following a federal lawsuit the Sierra Club filed in July 2006. The Sierra Club...
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