The Latest On: Coal
Thom Cmar, Deputy Managing Attorney, Coal Program, Earthjustice: “It’s the same sort of standard lines of attack that a lot of big corporate utilities take — deny, deny, deny and go through court.”
Jennifer Cassel, Attorney, Coal Program, Earthjustice: "It is the poster child for problems coal ash poses."
The fast timeline for the comment period “deprives the public of a meaningful opportunity to weigh in on decisions that have lasting impacts on the human environment... and violates the requirements of NEPA.”
Jenny Harbine, Attorney, Northern Rockies Office, Earthjustice: “The reason courts time and again have rejected the administration’s actions under NEPA is because at the most basic level, NEPA requires thorough consideration of facts and science.”