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Power Breakfast for June 10, 2015

Court rules clean power challenge untimely; tosses case


POV: Power Breakfast

A nearly daily round-up of news for your consideration

  • A federal court in Washington, D.C., called the first lawsuit against the EPA’s Clean Power Plan untimely because “the complained-of agency action is not final.” As a result, the court tossed the case without review. GreenTechMedia reports that executives from large utilities expect additional challenges to the law.
  • Texas Railroad Commissioner David Porter is the new chairman of the state’s oil and gas regulatory agency. Porter, who has provided accounting services to oil and gas producers, royalty owners and oil field service companies, takes over the post from outgoing Chairwoman Christi Craddick.
  • The head of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas says he’s stepping down next year. H.B. “Trip” Doggett has been president and CEO of the state’s main grid operator since 2010.
Read more here: http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/barnett-shale/article23611078.html#storylink=cpy
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