Taxonomy Archives: Alabama

May 16, 2018

Alabama Power’s charge on solar: 5 years of stunting solar growth

April 27, 2018

SELC Challenges Alabama Power’s Unjust Fees Targeting Rooftop Solar Customers

Alabama citizens and conservation groups are challenging Alabama Power’s unjust monthly fee imposed on customers who install and use rooftop solar systems to power some of the energy needs at their ho...

April 27, 2018

SELC files to defend rooftop solar rights in Alabama

April 24, 2018

Alabama’s long-awaited water report signals progress toward statewide plan

March 26, 2018

Alabama’s draft coal ash rules fall far short

March 2, 2018

SELC Announces Winners of 2018 Reed Environmental Writing Awards

March 2, 2018

Alabama Power Faces $1.25 Million Fine for Groundwater Pollution from Toxic Coal Ash Pits

Today the Alabama Department of Environmental Management announced Alabama Power will face a $1.25 million fine for on-going violations of groundwater pollution at several of its coal plant facilities...

March 2, 2018

Data on the Extent of Groundwater Pollution from Utilities’ Coal Ash Pits Due Today

This is a statement by Frank Holleman, senior attorney at the SELC, regarding today’s deadline for utilities under the national coal ash rule.

February 14, 2018

Statement by the SELC regarding EPA’s Notice to “Reconsider” Clean Water Act Coverage of Discharges

The following is a statement by Frank Holleman, senior attorney, Southern Environmental Law Center, regarding EPA’s notice for comment to reconsider its previous statements regarding the Clean Water A...

February 12, 2018

Trump’s Infrastructure Plan a Shell Game That Cuts Cleaner Transportation and Gives Away Environment

The White House is putting forward a reckless infrastructure plan that offers no new federal money for projects, pulls money away from cleaner transportation such as transit and rail, and removes envi...