About | HeinOnline Law Journal Library | HeinOnline Law Journal Library | HeinOnline

56 Infrastructure 1 (2016-2017)

handle is hein.journals/infrastr56 and id is 1 raw text is: 













Vol, 56, Nýs, 19 Fall 2016>


Par            Oe: The rueab                                  Power &                  aIi         Legal

Challenges and Prospects


Rob Brubaker &  Eric Gallon


   Iur' \eia,    [« ts iIh>jfl:st ;.' IH-i?  »ar; (litW
r( gfl)#inQ tbe futz;re of tie (lean Pcwe.r Plan, wi ch tbe
bL, tro; Vnn/f«l! Prote. tier: lge' y &,sus ed in f,,/ber 2015.
in Part -)e, o-li c tbors ai;alye tbe   lbýb(flýe;'g to
tkcpian. Ja '(// f, ouruhoi ud/!iv Y ,ze the]nrvw.<-
Lects o'tbe plan i i bght ofte recent election 'Donuld J
irump inc ud:1g /hepsåihle /egu/u/Js fl/YÅI/b,> to t/:'
nev difiSTldtio'I (2'd its  JP ltS) to roc! 1cuk (<r
greieri ) e  6/en Power Plan. Part O)ne    ý lå s on th
Report of the El.,ironentn C(rnnite, hIich fJP&lhd
in li/> s%(tofS 2016 Recent Iie nments 'n Publie tUtlity,
Coimmunications & Transportation ax.

tn june 2013, Pres4denrit Barack Obama sstued his Cliinate
   Acion Plan, 3 wertev onge e d  uinetit tat olRitied
   die exea tive actiots he planned to u:iderzake ii three
JTh-S ta t[tng] -an   pollun in A.iVeriCa, prepar[Hg
lie United States for the impacts of clinare change, and
leadn[i intemona! efforrs to  tglobalilite
change and prepate
lo its ( Ipacts kV
part of the first cat-
     eŽt¶ ecu -ive
acrion-s, President
Ob Vita directed           :'4', :  i:,
EPA t::issue revi:d Syt? ¾.,
New Soi-rce Perfor
mance Standards
(NSPS) for gree,]--
house gas (GHG)         Rob Brubaker       Eric Gallon

Rob Brubake, (ibrubakcr<aporwru',igh.1om)Ls a pnrtlwt and
I rk Galon (egllo;@potleruaight. om,) is a sen ior attorney in
'be Cblumbus, 0bzo wticc uf torer WrU'fun-is & Arhur.
LL[ Rob is , former c:Pair 'he .Sɽtwn oj'Pub:  ulities,
t bmmun icatt v' aIyd i4Lnsportnt:o;«


etfl<itss-  If trt n-w~ fmsiJ]--iel-fIred electric generairg Åfihs
(EGTs) by Septenber 2(13. He also directed EPA to propose
perf,: :,rnance stYfldivIs lro G1G etissiofls from exisfisg f s-
sil  el-fired EGIs byJu:i 2014, wtih final retularions to be
issued by June 2015, EP  finaizedI arid         both rile-
-akngs in late October 2015.
   The 1wvtitr uj')aklng, inforå,!1ly ( AlId ,f-e Clen P(-wef r
Plan, resulted [i an u'iprecedenited Suprrene Court order
stayig the plan's enforcem-en,:, ut il its legaiity ein be
dererætined. For now', the plan is before the D.C. Cicuit,
vl)iciih-Å xdl havif t-e first sliot at (Jeennining whether t1e
plan is wisthin EPAs autlo-rit under CeIan Air A(Mr § i 1i(d).
And although , be 156 peetiuer chalenging the plan havif
                                     continzed on pofe 7


Published in Infrastructure, Volume 56, Number 1, Fall 2016 © 2017 by the American Bar Association. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved. This information or any portion thereof
may not be copied or disseminated in any form or by any means or stored in an electronie database or retrieval system without the express written consent of the American Bar Association.

What Is HeinOnline?

HeinOnline is a subscription-based resource containing nearly 3,000 academic and legal journals from inception; complete coverage of government documents such as U.S. Statutes at Large, U.S. Code, Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations, U.S. Reports, and much more. Documents are image-based, fully searchable PDFs with the authority of print combined with the accessibility of a user-friendly and powerful database. For more information, request a quote or trial for your organization below.



Short-term subscription options include 24 hours, 48 hours, or 1 week to HeinOnline with pricing starting as low as $29.95

Contact us for annual subscription options:

Already a HeinOnline Subscriber?

profiles profiles most