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Electric Utilities Affected by Recent EPA Regulation May Benefit from Legacy Liability Insurance Policies

July 10, 2024

Via: JD Supra

Coal-fired power plants have been required to remediate certain coal ash-related groundwater impacts—see 40 C.F.R., part 257—since the rule became effective in October 2015. EPA’s amendments to the CCR rule subject legacy CCR units and CCR management units (CCRMU) to the rule’s requirements for groundwater monitoring, corrective action, and closure, and significantly expand the scope of groundwater impacts that trigger a remediation requirement.

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