EPA Commits To April Deadline For Cooling Water Intake Rule

Law360, New York (February 14, 2014, 4:48 PM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that it will finalize a long-delayed cooling water intake rule for power plants by April 17, nearly two years after the agency originally pledged to complete the rulemaking process as part of a settlement with environmental groups.

The latest amended settlement agreement sets a firm deadline for the first time, stating that the EPA doesn't intend to seek another extension and that Riverkeeper won't agree to any additional delay. The rules require that the location, design, construction and capacity...
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