The “Promoting Interagency Coordination for Review of Natural Gas Pipelines Act” would have subverted state and local government agencies, undercut public transparency, and limited environmental review in the permitting of new gas pipelines. It would have given ultimate authority to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), an agency with a poor record of environmental protection, to issue pipeline permits with minimal environmental protections and public participation.
Read our letter opposing H.R. 2910
The pro-environment vote is NO.
— Clean Water Action (@cleanh2oaction) July 20, 2017