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February 21, 2019 | In the News: Sense & Sustainability

Sustainability and Agriculture

Peter Lehner, Managing Attorney for Earthjustice’s Sustainable Food & Farming Program, speaks with host Julian Rauter. They discuss innovative legal and political strategies to increase sensible land use, decarbonize food production, and hold agribusiness accountable for pollution.

February 11, 2019 | Legal Document

2019 Renewable Fuel Standard Rule: Petition for Review

Pursuant to section 307(b)(1) of the Clean Air Act, 42 U.S.C. §7607(b)(1), and Rule 15(a) of the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure, Petitioners National Wildlife Federation, Healthy Gulf, and Sierra Club hereby petition this Court to review the final action of Respondent United States Environmental Protection Agency titled, “Renewable Fuel Standard Program: Standards for 2019 and Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2020,” 83 Fed. Reg. 63,704 (Dec. 11, 2018) (to be codified at 40 C.F.R. pt. 80).

January 18, 2019 | Legal Document

Aggregate Compliance Petition: Amended

Submitted by Earthjustice and Clean Air Task Force, to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. To amend its “aggregate compliance” approach to the definition of “renewable biomass” under the renewable fuel standard in order to prevent the conversion of native grassland