Amanda Goodin, Attorney, Earthjustice: “[A Trump administration] can’t just say there’s a green light for polluters. They have to provide a rational and factual basis for changing present rules. If they don’t, they’re going to get sued.”
The Latest On: Sunflower Coal Plant Permit
The Kansas Supreme court reversed a state agency decision to issue a permit to the Sunflower Electric Power Corporation for the construction of a new coal-fired power plant in Southwest Kansas. The court ruled that the Kansas Department of Health and Environment failed to apply one-hour emission standards that were issued by the EPA before the permit was granted.