Taxonomy Archives: Clean Air and Water
SC agency violated Clean Water Act by proposing toxic discharge permit, groups say
Georgia Power asks regulators to expand fossil fuel use
ATLANTA— Today Georgia Power filed an off-cycle integrated resource plan asking the Georgia Public Service Commission to approve a significant increase in fossil fuels, adding about 30% more methane g...
New Congressional bill proposes protections from toxic PFAS pollution for military members, families, and communities
North Carolina industry group challenges $1.70 on their bills designed to safeguard low-income customers from disconnection amid soaring electricity costs
N.C. cities seek to contaminate drinking water for about 1M North Carolinians, SELC warns
National air expert joins SELC to ramp up fight against air pollution in the South
ATLANTA — The Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) today announced that Keri Powell, a nationally recognized Clean Air Act expert, has joined the organization as a senior attorney and leader of SE...
EPA asked to intervene in Prichard Ala. water crisis
PRICHARD, Ala. — Today the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC), on behalf of We Matter Eight Mile Community Association and more than 20 environmental justice and faith-based groups, drafted and ...
Tuscaloosa ignores chronic sewage spills, groups join state lawsuit
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.— Black Warrior Riverkeeper and Friends of Hurricane Creek, represented by the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC), petitioned the Court to join a lawsuit against the city of Tusc...
Environmental groups urge approval of new NEPA rule
Bluestone Coke sued for water pollution
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Today Black Warrior Riverkeeper and GASP, represented by the Southern Environmental Law Center, filed a lawsuit against Bluestone Coke for violating the Federal Clean Water Act.