Press Releases

Press Releases

April 11, 2011

Citizens to Hold DeKalb County Accountable After Years of Dumping

Today, the South River Watershed Alliance (Alliance), represented by public interest attorneys from GreenLaw, took steps to ensure that the DeKalb residents harmed by years of illegal sewer overflows from…

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December 16, 2010

Court rules GA failed to set safe limits on pollutants from coal plant

A Georgia state court today rejected Georgia’s air quality permit for Plant Washington, a proposed 850 mega-watt coal-fired power plant in Sandersville, GA. According to today’s ruling, the state permit…

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June 30, 2008

Public Health and Global Warming Concerns Prevail over Profits

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Thelma Wyatt Cummings Moore issued a decision today effectively halting construction of the first coal-fired power plant proposed in Georgia in over 20 years.

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August 4, 2007

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Today the Board of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) voted to allow Georgia Power to delay installation of pollution controls on two of the four units at its aging coal-fired power plant…

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