In April 2007, all nine U.S. Supreme Court justices agreed with us that power companies cannot continue to extend the lives of old, coal-burning power plants in ways that increase yearly emissions with installing modern pollution controls. The ruling already has been instrumental in the largest power plant cleanup in history.
25 Years of Results
The Southern Environmental Law Center is known and respected for its long, consistent history of results, and for its ability to identify, create and utilize powerful leverage points. Some of our top institutional results include: