Taxonomy Archives: Tennessee

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...

February 6, 2018

Conservation Groups Challenge Attack on Clean Water in Federal Court

Conservation groups today challenged in court the administration’s effort to strip away crucial clean water protections from rivers, lakes, streams and other waters that feed drinking-water sources f...

January 5, 2018

Timber oversight in Cherokee National Forest shows pattern of mismanagement

December 14, 2017

Weak coal ash pollution permit at Kingston baffles many with still-fresh memories of coal ash spill

November 16, 2017

Nashville-area neighbors band together as natural gas infrastructure encroaches

November 2, 2017

SELC: Congress Passes Bill Proposing to Treat Southeastern National Forests as Mere Crops

October 31, 2017

Corporate demand for clean renewable energy stymied by TVA policies

October 19, 2017

SELC op-ed: Memphis aquifer belongs to the public, not TVA

October 9, 2017

Clean Power Plan Repeal Puts Coal Profits Ahead Of Health, Ignores Accelerating Weather Dangers

Charlottesville, VA – Without offering any ideas, substitutes or leadership, the Trump-appointed EPA chief today announced plans to repeal the landmark Clean Power Plan that was meant to address clim...