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Oregon Urges Supreme Court Not To Review Challenge To LCFS Program

April 10, 2019
Oregon attorneys are urging the Supreme Court not to review an appellate court ruling that upheld the state’s low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS), rebutting a petition by oil and trucking companies, as well as large energy consumers, that charges the regulatory program violates the Constitution’s dormant Commerce Clause. “While a State may not regulate wholly out-of-state commerce, Oregon is free to set standards for products that are sold within Oregon itself,” states an April 5 opposition brief filed with the high...

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