Negative Effects of Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plant in Early County

Longleaf Coal-Fired Power Plant

Don’t let Dynegy’s Longleaf coal-fired power plant choke Georgia

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) issued a permit to Dynegy/Longleaf to build a huge, 1200-megawatt coal-fired power plant in Early County on the banks of the Chattahoochee River.

If the permit stands, here’s a glimpse of what Georgians will get from yet another coal-fired power plant:

Remember Georgia’s sooty air in May and June from the Okefenokee forest fires? Georgia is one big neighborhood when it comes to air flow. Why add more pollution when cleaner energy options are available?

For more information contact Anne Harper (
or Jackie Hogan ( at 404-659-3122.