The Georgia Court of Appeals on Tuesday dealt a blow to environmental groups, tossing a lower court ruling that a permit for a proposed South Georgia power plant must limit carbon dioxide emissions.

Business groups had banded together to fight the June 2008 decision by then-Fulton County Superior Court Judge Thelma Wyatt Cummings Moore that effectively stopped Houston-based Dynegy Energy from building a coal-fired plant in Early County. Environmental groups on Tuesday vowed to ask the Supreme Court of Georgia to review Tuesday’s decision.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]