Pause $2.2B Nexus Pipeline, Enviros Urge DC Circ.

Law360, Chicago (November 14, 2017, 4:03 PM EST) -- The Sierra Club asked the D.C. Circuit on Monday to pause the $2.2 billion Nexus gas pipeline while the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission considers its challenge to the project, saying the commission hasn’t proven a public benefit and that allowing it would cause its members irreparable environmental harm.

The group’s motion for an emergency stay asked the court to stop construction on the 257-mile Ohio-to-Michigan pipeline by Nov. 22, arguing the agency is catering more to private than public interest as Michigan and Ontario — its...
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Sierra Club v. FERC


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17-1236

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Appellate - DC Circuit

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November 13, 2017


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In re: Sierra Club


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17-1240

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Appellate - DC Circuit

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November 13, 2017

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