Enviros Want DC Circ. To Stop Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline

Law360, New York (March 24, 2017, 6:07 PM EDT) -- The Sierra Club, along with a coalition of activist groups, on Thursday asked the D.C. Circuit to review an order by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission that granted a certificate for the Atlantic Sunrise pipeline aimed at delivering natural gas from northern Pennsylvania to markets farther south, arguing that it oversold its benefits and held major environmental costs.

The $1.9 billion pipeline expansion project was approved in February, on the last day FERC had a quorum and the authority to approve pipelines. Transcontinental Gas Pipeline Co.'s proposed Atlantic Sunrise project is part of a $3 billion expansion of its existing interstate...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Attached Documents

Related Sections

Case Information

Case Title

Subscribers Only

Case Number

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Nature of Suit

Subscribers Only


Subscribers Only

Date Filed

Subscribers Only


Government Agencies

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!