EPA Agrees To Review Wis. Coal Plant's Permits

Law360, New York (May 25, 2012, 3:43 PM EDT) -- A Wisconsin federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of failing to impose stringent enough permit provisions for a coal-fired power plant in the state, saying the agency has agreed to address the issues.

Under the agreement, the agency will respond to a petition from the Sierra Club that alleges the J.P. Pulliam plant in Green Bay must meet tougher requirements under Title 5 of the Clean Air Act. In exchange, the Sierra Club agreed to dismiss the suit....
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Sierra Club v. Jackson, Lisa


Case Number

3:11-cv-00315

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Wisconsin Western

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

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William M. Conley

Date Filed

April 29, 2011

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