UPDATED 07.25.2018 On March 7, 2017, the court granted NCDEQ’s motion to withdraw as petitioner.
Earlier today, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ), filed a motion to withdraw as a petitioner from the Clean Power Plan litigation. The NCDEQ is one of the 25 petitioners in Docket No. 15-1363, the lead petition in West Virginia v. EPA. The motion does not explain the basis for the withdrawal.