Illinois Appeals Court Upholds Ruling That Agency Properly Responded To Comments

Mealey's (July 28, 2015, 4:35 PM EDT) -- SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A Illinois appeals panel on July 22 upheld the Pollution Control Board’s ruling finding that the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) properly responded to public comments regarding its decision to award a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination system (NPDES) permit to a coal-fired electric generating facility and that the agency was not required to establish a case-by-case basis for determining if the energy supplier was using the best available technology for limiting its discharges of mercury (Natural Resources Defense Council, et al. v. The...
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