coal ash

Affects sites in Western IL
2:29 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

EPA Ordered to Make Stricter Coal Ash Rules

Aerial view of coal ash ponds near Havana, Illinois.
Credit http://heartlandcoalfieldalliance.org/

A federal court has ordered the US Environmental Protection Agency to more strictly regulate a form of pollution from coal fired power plants, including plants in Western Illinois.

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