Proposed biomass facility near Lithonia, GA

Updates on the proposed biomass facility near Lithonia, GA

MEDIA ALERT: GreenLaw Encourages Concerned Citizens to Attend EPD’s Public Hearing Next Week

December 11, 2012: GreenLaw is encouraging DeKalb County and other metro Atlanta residents to attend next week’s Georgia Environmental Protection Division public hearing regarding Green Energy Partner’s proposed biomass facility.

Lithonia Biomass Facility Comments

Comments submitted to the Air Protection Division. A request is made for a public hearing.

Residents Concerned about Pollution from Proposed Biomass Facility

June 1, 2012: Lithonia, GA - Today, GreenLaw submitted comments on behalf of Citizens for a Healthy and Safe Environment (CHASE) on a proposed air pollution permit for a biomass facility in Lithonia. The facility proposes to burn wood waste, including left over materials from construction and demolition projects.

Patterns of Pollution

Learn about the Patterns of Pollution in metro Atlanta. The report analyzes publicly available information to identify eight types of air, water, and land pollution and compares this pollution information with demographic data on people living in the 14-county region.