Part IV: Ranks and Hackles—COP21 and Judicial Review of the Clean Power Plan
August 08, 2016 at 10:26 AM EDT
The complex case of West Virginia v. EPA illustrates the uncertainty injected into the national effort of the U.S. to meet its COP21 commitments, as a result of day-to-day realities. The case is the basis for the Supreme Court’s (SCOTUS) staying the implementation of the Clean Power Plan (CPP or Plan). It is the lynchpin holding up the U.S. promise made in Paris.