Supreme Court Upholds EPA Interstate Air Pollution Regulation

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The U.S. Supreme Court issued a 6-2 ruling last week that upheld how the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulates interstate air pollution.  The ruling was on the case of the EPA vs. Homer City Generation, L.P., No. 12-1182.  This case challenged the Transport Rule issued by the EPA in August of 2011 that set emission reduction obligations for power plants …