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Sean Reilly



Sean writes about air quality policy and regulations. His work has been honored by the National Press Club and Washington Press Club Foundation, among others; he also contributed a chapter to "Turning Carolina Red," an eBook published by E&E in 2014. He previously reported for the Federal Times and newspapers in Alabama. He has a bachelor's degree in political science from Carleton College and a master's degree in the same subject from Duke University.

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Court schedules oral arguments on SO2 suits

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit will hear oral arguments Sept. 11 on three consolidated lawsuits challenging several of EPA's attainment decisions for its primary 2010 sulfur dioxide standard, according to a recently issued order.


Lawsuit challenges permit guidance

The Sierra Club is contesting a fresh EPA attempt to make it easier for businesses to show that proposed new plants or expansions of existing facilities will not significantly affect air quality when they are applying for air permits under the Prevention of Significant Deterioration program.