Postponement of Certain Compliance Dates for Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Steam Electric Power Generating Point Source Category (Final)
Apr. 27, 2017
By a letter dated 12 April 2017, the Administrator announced the EPA decision to reconsider the final rule that amends the effluent limitations guidelines and standards for the steam electric point source category under CWA), published in the Federal Register on November 3, 2015. These regulations have been challenged in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Southwestern Electric Power Co., et al. v. EPA, No. 15-60821. The EPA is postponing these compliance dates pending judicial review. POC is Ronald Jordan, USEPA, Engineering and Analysis Division; tel: 202-564-1003; email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Federal Register; 25 April 2017 [Rules and Regulations], pages 19005-19006).