Environmental Protection Agency http://kmuw.org en Court Reverses Permit For New Kansas Coal Plant http://kmuw.org/post/court-reverses-permit-new-kansas-coal-plant <p>The Kansas Supreme Court has reversed a state agency&#39;s decision to issue a permit to construct a new coal-fired power plant in southwest Kansas.<br /><br />Friday&#39;s unanimous decision by the justices is a setback for Sunflower Electric Power Corporation in its plans to build a second plant near Holcomb.<br /><br />The justices ruled that the Kansas Department of Health and Environment failed to account for new emission standards from the federal Environmental Protection Agency that were in place at the time the permit was issued.<br /> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 12:49:59 +0000 Associated Press 24491 at http://kmuw.org