Appeals court says EPA should look again at hardship waiver for WV refinery

July 23, 2018 |

In Maryland, Reuters reports that the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Maryland has ruled the Environmental Protection Agency must reconsider a hardship waiver denied to Ergon’s 23,500 barrels per day specialty refinery in Newell, West Virginia. The court said the agency relied on “error-riddled” analysis it got from the Department of Energy that it says didn’t take into account the difficulty of supplying the specialty lube products and diesel produced by the refinery into the local market.

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